Five Hour Forge - Blacksmith Workshop

Interested in learning the traditional art of the forge in a fun and educational atmosphere? Join our new Blacksmith program at Sherbrooke Village. This day-long workshop runs every Tuesday from July 8 to September 16, from 10 am-4 pm. Participants will produce two forged pieces under the watchful eye of our Village Blacksmith. Cost is $99 per person (tax and materials included). Class sizes are limited to four participants per day and ages range from 9 to 90.

Sherbrooke Village Road to Stanfest Songwriters’ Camp
June 30 to July 3, 2014

Songwriting Instructors: Bruce Guthro, Chuck Brodsky, Kim Dunn and Nathan Rogers
Fiddle Instruction: With Dale Brown 

Improve your abilities in the art, technique & craft of songwriting! There will be sing-a-longs, songwriters’ circles, kitchen parties and campfires by the river.

Enjoying a beautiful day by the St. Mary's River

About Sherbrooke Village

Located along the shores of the beautiful St. Mary’s River, Sherbrooke Village depicts a typical Nova Scotian village from 1860 to pre-WW1. With approximately 80 buildings, over 25 of those open to the public, it is the largest Nova Scotia Museum site.   Visit the woodturner shop, blacksmith, pottery shop, ambrotype photography studio and printery. 

Be social


With These Two Hands


Hands on History

Hands On History invites people young and old to participate in Village life by offering a “Hands On”, interactive, educational and fun experience.

More information on:
School group tours


Hands on History

Hours & Admission

Sherbrooke Village is open:
June 1st - October 4th
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
7 Days a Week

Admission for 2014
Adult - $11.75
Child - $4.75 Children under 6 FREE
Family - $32
Senior - $9.75
Adult Season Pass - $18.75
Family Season Pass - $39
Group Rate - $10 per/person
Note: All prices include applicable sales tax and are in Canadian Funds



Buy one Get 27

Give the Gift of Heritage

One pass gets you and your family into all 27 provincial museums!