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Blacksmith Hefaistos

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Address: 1 Rybna 21/695, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
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+420 602 338 682
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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The company Hefaistos was founded as a purely Czech company in 1991 and we...

The company Hefaistos was founded as a purely Czech company in 1991 and we honor honest artificial jewelry making and blacksmith work. We mainly deal with handmade custom manufacturing and with making replicas of various objects made of metal, modern metal fabrication and restoration of monuments. We are specialist in wrought-iron staircase, construction, fences as well as forged furniture, candlesticks, fireplace accessories or sculptures. In addition to the manufacturing facility opened in Radotin we have a showroomand shop on Rybna street in the center of Prague, where we also provide locksmith services.Owner, Milan Dubsky is artistic blacksmith and a member of the Union of Artists and the Community of artistic blacksmiths and locksmiths, farriers of Bohemia, Moravia and Silesia and for his team he chooses same professionals like himself. That is a guarantee that all products are 100% brand Hefaistos quality, functional, and many of them also has high artistic value.We will welcome you in our shop in Rybna street in Prague's Old Town or on the traditional farmers' markets in Prague Republic Square (Namesti Republiky), where we are from spring to autumn in a stand.We look forward to see you.Team Hefaistos.

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I am from Germany and enthusiastic about blacksmithing, so I visited some very good blacksmiths and their workshops- Hefaistos is among the very best I have ever seen. They are... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2016
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Hamburg, Germany
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Hamburg, Germany
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

I am from Germany and enthusiastic about blacksmithing, so I visited some very good blacksmiths and their workshops- Hefaistos is among the very best I have ever seen. They are very friendly and take their time to put their art into objects. Very skillfull they handle the material in flexible yet absolutely free way and achieve great freedom at realizing... More 

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Reviewed 25 May 2016

This blacksmith was demonstrating his skills, and selling his wares on the old town square on the Monday of our trip. Interesting to watch him working while enjoying a traditional trdelnik with ice cream from one of the market stalls.

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Porecatu, PR
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

Hail from Brazil! like so mutch of the blacksmith! I will back in Prague to buy one double head axe! Forged steel works!

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Reviewed 5 October 2015

I stumbled across this in the market - nice to see a dying art still going. Amazing pieces all hand made

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Prague, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 9 April 2015

An amazing experience. Imagination, skill, creativity, and absolute thinking outside the square is mind blowing. Nice servis, speaking quite well English. They have a lovely market near by the shop.Certainly don't miss this one! You can just have a look :) it is unique!

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Waltham Abbey, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 February 2015

I usually don`t buy any souvenirs during my trips cuz I believe it`s nonsense. This shop made me buy the genuine art. I was really surprised they presented their art in front of me in the blacksmith. I truly can feel the soul of my new amulet. Nice stuff. I`ll definitely come back. Thank You!

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Olomouc, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 18 February 2015

Hi, i was there in Prague gift shop. this is one of the best shops with gifts from czech. beautiful items, great staff. MUST TO visit. enjoy your trip to Prague. Honza

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Prague, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 11 February 2015

I was looking for something special with my friends during our visit in Prague and we found this place. The sortiment of blacksmithing product is so vast that everyone will choose his/her favorite. We have also seen the real creation of such product in reality by the professional blacksmith. I must say it was very interesting and unique. If you... More 

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