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The old smithy


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The old smithy

Are you interested in finding out how a forge from the 15th century looked like? In Grožnjan there is an old smithy which was built in 1406. Although it was owned by the city, blacksmiths were able to come and rent the place in order to create various items.

Category: Museum Art Palace, Old town,

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Vladimir Gortan ulica, Grožnjan 52429


GPS coordinates:
45.378616, 013.722079 (45°22’43.0″N, 013°43’19.5″E)


00385 (0)91 881 8858


Today you can even spend the night in the blacksmith shop, now it’s Villa Antica.


Required time for sightseeing:
5 min


The Blacksmith workshop can be viewed only from the outside, but it includes a B&B, Villa Antica.

GPS coordinates: 45.378616, 013.722079 (45°22’43.0″N, 013°43’19.5″E)

Address: Vladimir Gortan ulica, Grožnjan 52429
The Old Blacksmith Workshop is situated in Grožnjan, in the old town at Vladimir Gortan Street. The workshop provides overnight accommodation in Villa Antica


If you are driving with a car show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do mjesta Grožnjan koji se nalazi u unutrašnjosti Istre (to je grad umjetnika). Hvala!

You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Molim Vas uključite taksimetar. Hvala!


Additional translation:
Please can you tell me how to find this sight:
Molim Vas da me uputite prema Staroj kovačnici koja se nalazi u mjestu Grožnjan, u starom dijelu grada u Ulici Vladimira Gortana. Unutar kovačnice se nalazi smještaj za prenočište Villa Antica.

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