The Bachschmiede in Wals-Siezenheim is a cultural center which hosts a wide range of events. It also contains an exhibit area and a museum containing a meticulously-restored blacksmith shop and tool collection.
The museum provides a glimpse into the art of blacksmithing, as well as into the everyday life of a blacksmith. In the exhibit hall, visitors can admire the works by various artists from the local region and beyond.
The Bachschmiede is a regional museum that sees its role as a venue for on-going cultural exchange and as a site for intercultural interaction. The museum provides an insight into the regional and transnational cultural work in the Salzburg-Bavaria region. The goal of the museum is to use historical items to bridge the past and the present, thereby making current cultural collaboration more understandable.