Metalwork (Blacksmith) Merit Badge at Old Sturbridge Village

posted Oct 13, 2019, 7:28 AM by Webmaster Troop 13

Saturday, November 16; Saturday, January 11; Saturday, March 21

Times: This full-day metalwork workshop runs from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm with a one-hour break

Cost: $100 per Scout for Village Members and $125 for non-members; Pre-registration is REQUIRED. See below.

Meet in the Museum Education Center

Old Sturbridge Village’s Metalwork Merit Badge Workshop with a focus on blacksmithing is now designed to meet ALL of the badge requirements.

The workshop accommodates a total of four participants and is led by OSV staff members who are approved as Scout Merit Badge Counselors.  The charge is $100 per Scout for Village Members and $125 for non-members.

Download Metalwork Badge Vocabulary List

Please note the following before registering:

  • This workshop is designed for ages 12 and older and is limited to 4 participants per session.
  • This workshop meets and takes place in the Museum Education Building.
  • Participants should dress in comfortable clothing that they do not mind ruining. Closed-toe shoes are a must!
  • Participants must bring their Blue Cards so that Merit Badge Counselors may sign off complete requirements.
  • The class must have 4 participants to move forward.
  • One adult chaperone is required per scout or scout group. Due to space limitations, please limit the number of chaperones/family members in the workshop area.

If you have further questions, please contact


Pre-registration is required. Click your preferred date to register.

November 16, 2019

January 11, 2020 SOLD OUT

March 21, 2020