Daily Schedule

DATE: MAY 27, 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)
9:30-12:00  A Cabinetmaker at Work
(in the Cabinetmaking Shop across from A Child’s World)
9:30-1:00  A Shoemaker at Work

(in the Shoe Shop)
9:30-4:30  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)
10:00-11:30  Broom Making Demonstration
(in the Visitor Center)
10:00  Sawmill Demonstration
10:00-12:00  Operating a 1917 Tuttle Hand Crank Sock Knitter
 (in the Bullard Tavern)
10:00-12:00  Spinning with a Modern Wheel
(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  A Reading of Patriotic Poetry
(in the Towne House)
10:30 Sheep Shearing Demonstration 
(on the Common)
10:45 A Guided Introductory Tour Around the Center Village
(meets outside the Center Meetinghouse)
11:00  Gristmill Demonstration
11:30  Running the Oldest Carding Mill in the Country
11:30  Pirate Tales of New England
(in the Parsonage Barn)
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  Operating a 1917 Tuttle HandCrank Sock Knitter
(in the Bullard Tavern)
1:00-4:00  Spinning with a Modern Wheel
(in the Bullard Tavern)
1:30-4:30  Knitting for a Cause: Help to Knit Scarves for American Soldiers
(in the Parsonage)
2:00 Sheep Shearing Demonstration 
(on the Common)
2:00  Devilish Tales
(in the Parsonage Barn)
1:00-4:30  A Printer at Work
(in the Printing Office)
1:00-5:00  A Cabinetmaker at Work
(in the Cabinetmaking Shop across from A Child’s World)
1:30  Water Power Tour
(meets at the Carding Mill)
2:00  Saw Mill Demonstration
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  Grist Mill Demonstration
3:00  Meet 19th Century Irish Immigrant Mary Culligan
(in the Towne House)
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.
11:00-4:00  Oliver Wight Tavern Tap Room
Serving Modern & Period Fare
11:30-3:00  Village Scoop Shop
Ice cream, cookies, and beverages.
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.