Daily Schedule

DATE: JUNE 13, 2019

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)
9:45 A Guided Introductory Tour Around the Center Village
(meets outside the Center Meetinghouse)
10:00  Milking Demonstration
(at the Freeman Barn)
10:00  Sawmill Demonstration
9:45-11:15 Broom Making Demonstration
(in the Visitor Center)
10:00-1:00  Horse-Drawn Ride around the Mill Pond
(pick up behind the Bullard Tavern)
10:30  Pirate Tales from New England
(in the Parsonage Barn)
10:45 A Guided Introductory Tour Around  the Center Village
(meets outside the Center Meetinghouse)
11:00  The Young Florist: Curious Plants of the Fitch Garden
(at the Fitch Garden)
11:00  Gristmill Demonstration
11:30  Musket Firing Demonstration
(outside the Bullard Tavern)
11:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
11:30  Golden Olden Tales
(in the Parsonage Barn)
1:00  Carding Mill Demonstration
1:00  Tales from the Days of King Arthur
(in the Parsonage Barn)
1:00-4:30  A Printer at Work
(in the Printing Office)
1:30  Water Power Tour
(meets at the Carding Mill)
2:00  A Guided Tour of the Towne House 
(in the Towne House)
2:00  Talk with A Gardener
(at the Freeman Garden)
2:00  Saw Mill Demonstration
2:00-5:00  A Shoemaker at Work
(in the Shoe Shop)
2:30-4:50  Horse-Drawn Ride around the Mill Pond
(pick up behind the Bullard Tavern)
3:00  Grist Mill Demonstration
3:00  Devilish Tales
(in the Parsonage Barn)
3:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
4:00  A Reading of Floral Poetry and Sentiments
(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.


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)


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.
11:00-4:00  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
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.