Daily Schedule

Friday, October 6th, 2017

Exhibits Open 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

TODAY AT OSV * Daily Events are Subject to Change
Throughout the Day:
         ●Ongoing Demonstrations-  in
         the Tin Shop, Pottery Shop & Blacksmith Shop
9:30-1:00   A Shoemaker at Work
                   (in the Shoe Shop)
10:00-1:00 Horse-Drawn Ride through the
            Countryside
           
(pick up in front of the Knight Store)
10:00  Sawmill Demonstration
10:00  Milking Demonstration
          
(at the Freeman Farm)
10:30  Meet the School Mistress
          
(in the District School)
11:00  Gristmill Demonstration
11:30  Fashion Delights
          
(in the Asa Knight Store)
11:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
1:00-4:30  A Printer at Work (in the Printing Office)
1:00   Musket Firing Demonstration
          
(by the Bullard Tavern)
1:00  A Tour of the Towne House
1:00  Carding Mill Demonstration
1:30  Water Power Tour
(meets at the Carding Mill)
2:00-5:00   A Shoemaker at Work
                   (in the Shoe Shop)
2:00  Meet the School Keeper
         
(in the District School)
2:00  Sawmill Demonstration
2:30-4:50  Horse-Drawn Ride through the
            Countryside
           
(pick up in front of the Knight Store)
3:00  A Child’s World Tour & Tales
         (in A Child’s World Exhibit)
3:00  Gristmill Demonstration
3:30  Carding Mill Demonstration

3:30  Milking Demonstration
         (at the Freeman Farm)
4:00  Sawmill Demonstration

RIDE THE HARTFORD & WORCESTER STAGE
Travel around the Common in our reproduction early
19th-century stagecoach and get a feel for early
New England travel.
Tickets Sold in the Visitor Center & the Miner Grant Store $3 fee, 3 & Under Free
(Seating is limited, no food or beverage on the stage
and operation is weather dependent.)
10:00-12:00 & 1:30-4:50 Ride the Stagecoach
(pick up outside Bullard Tavern)

THE ENVIRONMENTAL POINT OF VIEW
River Walk
is open (entrance near the Sawmill)
Woodland Walk is open
         
(entrance near the Graveyard)
Pasture Walk is open
          
(entrance behind the Freeman Farm)
Also, see an exhibit in the Quinebaug Bridge about the important role rivers played in early New England life.

DINING & SHOPPING
9:30-5:00  Grant Store & Bake Shop
(on the Common) Famous for our chocolate chip cookies, beverages & village made crafts.
10:00-4:30  Village Café
Serving coffee, baked goods, and grab & go sandwiches.
11:00-3:00  Bullard Tavern
(on the Ground Floor)  We have a wide array of lunch options available.
11:30-3:00  Oliver Wight Tavern Tap Room
Serving Modern & Period Fare
10:00-5:30  Museum Gift Shop & Book Store
We stay open a bit later than the rest of the Village.