Daily Schedule

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

Daily events are subject to change.

Throughout the Day:

Ongoing Demonstrations – in the Tin Shop, Pottery Shop & Blacksmith Shop

 

9:30-12:00  A Printer at Work
(in the Printing Office)
9:30-1:00  A Shoemaker at Work
(in the Shoe Shop)
9:30-12:00  A Cabinetmaker at Work
(in the Cabinetmaking Shop across from A Child’s World)
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
9:45-11:15  Broom Making Demonstration
(in the Visitor Center)
10:00-1:00  Horse-Drawn Ride around the Countryside
(pick up near the Asa Knight Store)
10:30  Golden Olden Tales  
(in the Parsonage Barn)
10:45 A Guided Introductory Tour Around the Center Village
(meets outside the Center Meetinghouse)
11:00  Gristmill Demonstration
11:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
11:30  Pirate Tales from 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  Carding Mill Demonstration
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  Meet a 19th Century Midwife
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
2:00-5:00  A Shoemaker at Work
(in the Shoe Shop)
2:00-5:00  Tell Your Story: Bind a Personal Journal
(in the Fitch House)
2:30-4:50  Horse-Drawn Ride around the Countryside
(pick up near the Asa Knight Store)
3:00  Nature Myths
(in the Parsonage Barn)
3:00  Grist Mill Demonstration
3:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
4:00  A Reading of Floral  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.
10:00-1:30  Oliver Wight Tavern
Serving Sunday Brunch Buffet.
11:00-4:00  Bullard Tavern (on the Ground Floor)
We have a wide array of lunch options available as well as dog treats for your four legged family member.
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.