Daily Schedule

DATE: MAY 26, 2019
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Exhibits Open 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Daily events are subject to change.

TODAY AT OSV

Throughout the Day:

From Time to Time:

 

9:30-11:30  Knitting for a Cause: Help to Knit Scarves for American Soldiers
(in the Parsonage)
9:30-12:00  A Printer at Work
(in the Printing Office)
9:30-1:00  A Shoemaker at Work
(in the Shoe Shop)
9:30-4:00  Sorting, Picking, and Scouring Wool
(by the Fenno Barn)
9:30-5:00  Llamas and Alpacas: Other Wool Fibers
(by A Child’s World Exhibit)
9:45 A Guided Introductory Tour Around the Center Village
(meets outside the Center Meetinghouse)
10:00  Milking Demonstration
(at the Freeman Barn)
10:00  Saw Mill Demonstration
10:00-11:30 Broom Making Demonstration
(in the Visitor Center)
10:00-12:00  Spinning with a Modern Wheel
(in the Bullard Tavern)
10:00-12:00  Standing Wools and Shirred Rug Techniques
(in the Bullard Tavern)
10:00-1:00  Horse-Drawn Ride around the Countryside
(pick up near the Asa Knight Store)
10:00-3:00  Dyeing Wool
(at the Freeman Farm)
10:30  Nature Myths
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
10:30 Sheep Shearing Demonstration 
(at the Freeman Farm)
10:45 A Guided Introductory Tour Around the Center Village
(meets outside the Center Meetinghouse)
11:00  Dye Plants in the Herb Garden
(meets at the Herb Garden)
11:00  Gristmill Demonstration
11:30  Running the Oldest Carding Mill in the Country
11:30  Meet a 19th Century Midwife
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
12:30 Musket Firing Demonstration
(outside the Bullard Tavern)
1:00  A Guided Tour of the Towne House
(in the Towne House)
1:00  Running the Oldest Carding Mill in the Country
1:00-4:00  Standing Wools and Shirred Rug Techniques
(in the Bullard Tavern)
1:00-4:00  Spinning with a Modern Wheel
(in the Bullard Tavern)
1:00-4:30  A Printer at Work
(in the Printing Office)
1:30  Water Power Tour
(meets at the Carding Mill)
1:30-4:30  Knitting for a Cause: Help to Knit Scarves for American Soldiers
(in the Parsonage)
2:00  Saw Mill Demonstration
2:00 Sheep Shearing Demonstration 
(at the Freeman Farm)
2:00  Dye Plants in the Herb Garden
(meets at the Herb Garden)
2:00  Meet 19th Century Irish Immigrant Mary Culligan
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
2:00-5:00  A Shoemaker at Work
(in the Shoe Shop)
2:00-5:00  Making a Pair of Worked Mittens
(in the Fitch House)
2:30-4:50  Horse-Drawn Ride around the Countryside
(pick up near the Asa Knight Store)
3:00  Irresistible Irish Tales
(in the Parsonage Barn)
3:00  Grist Mill Demonstration
3:30  Running the Oldest Carding Mill in the Country
4:00  A Reading of New England Poetry
(in the Towne House )
4:00  Saw Mill Demonstration

 

Ride the Quinebaug River Boat
1:00–4:00 | $3 per person, age 3 & under free
Purchase a $3 token for a ride at the
Visitor Center or the Miner Grant Store.
Please note tokens are nonrefundable.

Unused tokens can be redeemed during  a future visit.
(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
9:00-4:30  Village Café
Proudly serving Red Barn® coffee, village made fudge, and from scratch cookies, muffins and breads.
9:30-5:00  Grant Store & Bake Shop
(on the Common)
Famous for our chocolate chip cookies, maple coffee and Village-made wares.
11:00-3:00  Bullard Tavern (on the Ground Floor)
We have a wide array of lunch options available.
10:00-5:30  Museum Gift Shop & Book Store
Wide array of unique gifts, fabrics, books and Village-made wares available! Don’t have time? Shop online! Visit our online store at www.osv.org! We stay open a bit later than the rest of the Village.