Daily Schedule

DATE: SEPTEMBER 23, 2018
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Exhibits Open 9:30 am to 4:00 pm

Daily events are subject to change.

Put Your Hands on History & Be Inspired

A boy visits the Tin ShopExhibits Open 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

TODAY AT OSV * Daily Events are Subject to Change

Throughout the Day:

Ongoing Demonstrations–  in
the Tin Shop, Pottery Shop & Blacksmith Shop
9:30-12:00  Visit with Cabinetmaker Chris
Nassise
(in the Cabinetmaking Shop, located
across from A Child’s World Exhibit)
9:30-12:00  A Printer at Work
(in the Printing Office)
9:30-1:00  A Shoemaker at Work

(in the Shoe Shop)
10:00-1:00  Horse-Drawn Ride around the
Countryside
(pick up near the Asa Knight Store)
10:00  Broom Making Demonstration
(in the Visitor Center)
10:00  Milking Demonstration
(at the Freeman Barn)
10:00  Carding Mill Demonstration
10:30  Sawmill Demonstration

10:30  Meet the School Masters
(in the District School)
10:45  A Guided Introductory Tour Around the
Center Village
(meets outside the Center Meetinghouse)
11:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
11:30  A 19th Century School Lesson
(in the District School)
12:30  Musket Firing Demonstration
(by the Cider Mill)
1:00-3:30  A Printer at Work
(in the Printing Office)
1:00-4:00  Visit with Cabinetmaker Chris
Nassise
(in the Cabinetmaking Shop, located
across from A Child’s World Exhibit)
1:00  A Guided Tour of the Towne House
1:00  Sawmill Demonstration
2:00-4:00  A Shoemaker at Work
(in the Shoe Shop)
2:00-4:00  Wanted! Help the Printer with Chores
(in the Fitch House)
2:00  Fashion Delights
(in the Asa Knight Store)
2:00  Sawmill Demonstration
2:30-3:50  Horse-Drawn Ride around the
Countryside
(pick up near the Asa Knight Store)
3:00  Milking Demonstration
(at the Freeman Barn)
3:00  A Tour of the Lighting Exhibit
3:30  Carding Mill Demonstration

RIDES
Purchase a $5 token for Rides at the Visitor Center or the Miner Grant Store
Please note tokens are nonrefundable. Unused tokens can be redeemed on a future visit.
10:45 – 3:15 Ride the Stagecoach
$5 per person, 3 & Under Free
(pick up outside the Bullard Tavern)
Travel around the Common in our reproduction early
19th-century stagecoach and get a feel for early
New England travel. (Seating is limited, no food or beverage on the stage and operation is weather dependent.)
12:00 – 3:00 Ride the Quinebaug River Boat
$5 per person, 3 & Under Free
Also, can purchase a ticket at the Boat Dock.
(pick up at the dock by the Vermont Covered Bridge)
15-minute ride on the Quinebaug River.

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)

DINING & SHOPPING
9:30-4:00  Grant Store & Bake Shop
(on the Common) Famous for our chocolate chip cookies, beverages & village made crafts.
10:00-1:30  Oliver Wight Tavern
Serving Sunday Brunch Buffet
10:00-3:30  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  Village Scoop Shop
Ice cream, cookies, and beverages
10:00-4:30  Museum Gift Shop & Book Store
We stay open a bit later than the rest of the Village.