Daily Schedule

DATE: JUNE 19, 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:

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  Nature Myths
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
10:45 A Guided Introductory Tour Around the Center Village
(meets outside the Center Meetinghouse)
11:00  Gristmill Demonstration
11:30  Musket Firing Demonstration
(outside the Bullard Tavern)
11:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
11:30  Pirate Tales from New England’s Rocky Shores
(in the Parsonage Barn)
1:00  Carding Mill Demonstration
1:00  Tales 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  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  Meet Rebecca Cady, 19th Century Pioneer
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
3:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
4:00  A Reading of New England Poetry
(at 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.

CRAFTS
2:30 – 4:00 Make a Tin Ornament | $3 per craft  

Purchase a $3 token for Crafts at the Visitor Center or the Miner Grant Store
Please note tokens are nonrefundable.

Unused tokens can be redeemed on a future visit.
(on the Common in between the Miner Grant Store & Bullard Tavern)
Instruction by Village craftspeople; make an item to take home. Some restrictions on age, safety, and number of participants may apply.

 

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.
11:00-4:00  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.