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Furnace Town Living Heritage Village

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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An Interesting Attraction

An interesting piece of history and worthwhile. We got a great expalnation of the iron furnace... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2012
Kathryn F
A Must Stop attraction

Great place for all ages although adults will enjoy it more than the kids. It's more than just a... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2012
Lynda R
Waretown, New Jersey
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Furnace Town is dedicated to preserving the Nassawango Iron Furnace and engaging the public in the culture of our shared past.
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3816 Old Furnace Rd, P.O.Box 207, Snow Hill, MD 21863-3420
+1 410-632-2032
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Reviewed September 17, 2012

An interesting piece of history and worthwhile. We got a great expalnation of the iron furnace before we walked around the outdoor museum. It was raining hard and while we were waiting for the rain to stop, the blacksmith gave us the background of the...More

2  Thank Kathryn F
Reviewed August 20, 2012

Great place for all ages although adults will enjoy it more than the kids. It's more than just a museum, so plan on exploring the rest of the village. Lots of history explained and live demonstrations.

1  Thank Lynda R
Reviewed July 11, 2012 via mobile

The Furnace Town Living Heritage museum boasts the large Iron furnace as its centerpiece, it's height and breadth are amazing and it calls for you to touch it to feel its history. The complex has several places to visit a historic church, blacksmith shop, broom...More

1  Thank only1kirk
Reviewed June 13, 2012

I went here with my father and grandmother. It was a small village with around 20 sites to visit (several of them were only ruins) but it was perfect for my grandmother who can't walk too far. We saw the iron furnace and the little...More

Thank Laurel_Lye13
Reviewed April 29, 2012

Enjoyed our long talk with the blacksmith and the demonstrationg

Thank pearlbalt
Reviewed March 25, 2012

Made iron from bog ore found in local waterway. Brought in shells and made charcoal to produce pig iron. In season Apr-Oct has artisans at work. Cypress Swamp trail on site. Good Day Trip for couple or families.

Thank LocalLiver
Reviewed February 28, 2012

Great place for a low cost date or family outing. Interesting, lots of festivals. And ghost hunts too!

Thank alfeg87
Reviewed January 7, 2012

Especially during the Celtic Festival every October - very very fun weekend and lots to do for everyone

Thank aremac
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