New Blacksmith Shop Reopened At The Old Fort (VIDEO)

By Chris Smurr - 21Alive
By Rachel Martin - 21Alive

August 24, 2014 Updated Aug 24, 2014 at 11:51 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) – There’s something “new” at the Old Fort.

The Old Fort's blacksmith shop reopened Sunday afternoon, and is now known as the "workshop".

The Old Fort was temporarily shut down due to a fire that happened back in May.

Since then, the facility’s been revamped and an upgraded security system has been installed.

The goal of the rebuilt workshop is to bring in other metal workers to demonstrate their abilities.

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