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SmithyHeritageCentre
Former blacksmith's forge in Eccleston, St Helens, now a local history museum owned by Eccleston Parish Council. It's miniature, but magic!
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SmithyHeritageCentre Jun 9
Having a lovely day chatting to visitors about what buildings used to be and where local road names originated using our HUGE 1891 Ordnance Survey map - it's solved lots of quarrels over the years!
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SmithyHeritageCentre May 18
Replying to @tonydoesbooks
Thank you so much, Tony - it was so lovely seeing you getting everyone involved with Hnefatafl and hearing your passion for all things Viking!
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SmithyHeritageCentre May 18
We had a brilliant Blacksmiths Day at ! Thank you so much to everyone who came, and we owe an extra special huge thank you to Darryl of for lending us a beer pump to replace our faulty one, and for kindly couriering it to us ♥️
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SmithyHeritageCentre May 18
Come and have a game of Hnefatafl! Don't worry if you don't know how to play, Tony will show you!
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Tony Higginson May 18
Paula doing wood turning wa10
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Wheelwrights shop May 18
No horsing around today...
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SmithyHeritageCentre May 18
Arnie is here, and he's brought the Wagon that he's been towing all around Britain to celebrate Women's Suffrage - there's even more to see than usual at ! His owner the wheelwright & the other craftspeople will be doing live demos 12-5 today
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Wheelwrights shop May 16
A great little day out if you're in the area? This little museum is a hidden gem on the outskirts of st Helens, and it's free! you would love this place, I'll be taking Arnie along too :-)
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SmithyHeritageCentre May 16
Can't wait for Saturday - cheers to for a lovely write-up on Blacksmiths Day & !
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SmithyHeritageCentre May 15
Looking for something to do this weekend? It's Blacksmiths Day at on Saturday - see craftspeople at work, enjoy some , cider or soft drinks, meet Arnie the Horse, have fun like the and still get home in time for
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SmithyHeritageCentre May 11
Only 1 week to go until International Day at ! See craftspeople at work, meet Arnie the Horse, , enjoy real ales & cider, hog roast & cakes, learn to play Viking style with a game of Hnefatafl!
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Councillor Michael Haw May 11
One for the diary - It’s the International Blacksmiths Day and Real Ale & Hog Roast event at the next Saturday, 18 May. Always a great day. Entrance is free and all welcome. 👍🏻😋🍻
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Kirkby Gallery & Prescot Museum Apr 29
This Autumn at we are celebrating businesses from & beyond, looking at what is/was Made on . We want to share your stories - can you help? Do you have photos, uniforms or even examples of products themselves? Contact tina.ball@knowsley.gov.uk
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SmithyHeritageCentre Apr 27
3 weeks today, it'll be our fab annual International Blacksmiths Day at - see real craftspeople at work, meet Arnie the Horse, enjoy a pint or 2 of or cider (hot/cold soft drinks are available too) and even a tasty hog roast (come early or miss out!)
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Councillor Michael Haw Apr 26
Big thank you to the for their continued support with my campaign. The more public access, lifesaving defibrillators installed across our , & surrounding areas, the better. ❤️📟
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SmithyHeritageCentre Apr 18
We're so excited about our amazing new exhibition - ! , Eccleston . Open Saturdays & Sundays until 15 September, entry. The incredible artefacts are kindly on loan from the wonderful members of . Huge thanks, especially to Paul & Poppy
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SmithyHeritageCentre Apr 14
It's all change here at as we're getting ready to open next weekend for the 2019 season with ! (20 March to 15 September, Saturdays and Sundays 1-4pm, admission is free) Here's the "before" view...
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SmithyHeritageCentre Mar 26
St Helens Council are running a survey on heritage in the Borough - what is important to you? Complete the survey here
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SmithyHeritageCentre Feb 25
If you've ever visited on International Blacksmiths Day, you'll have seen wheelwright Phill Gregson in action - here's one of his latest adventures...
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SmithyHeritageCentre Dec 29
Congratulations Edith! Wonderful to hear she has been recognised for her dedication to enriching the lives of the people of Eccleston. She and her family have done so much for us at .
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