Historic Deerfield, Historic Trades Demonstrations



Historic Deerfield (84 Old Main Street, Deerfield, MA 01342, Deerfield MA)

18th-Century Gunsmithing with Richard Colton


Learn about the craft of gunsmithing in early America.

Silversmithing with Steve Smithers
Saturday, September 17, 2022


See the art of Silversmithing firsthand.

The Fine Craft of Building 17th- and 18th Century Furniture with Craig Farrow
Saturday, September 24, 2022
Sunday, September 25, 2022


Witness the techniques of building furniture in early America.

Coopering with Neil Muckenhoupt
Saturday, October 1, 2022


Witness Neil Muckenhoupt, creating objects like wooden casks and barrels.

Redware Pottery with Rick Hamelin
Monday, October 10, 2022


See the creation Redware Pottery firsthand.