Daily Schedule

DATE: JUNE 21, 2019
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exhibits open 9:30am to 4:00pm

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 Cabinetmaker at Work
(in the Cabinetmaking Shop across from A Child’s World)
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)
9:45-11:15 Broom Making Demonstration
(in the Visitor Center)
10:00  Sawmill Demonstration
10:00-1:00  Horse-Drawn Ride around the Mill Pond
(pick up behind the Bullard Tavern)
10:30  Tales of a Yankee Peddler
(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  Musket Firing Demonstration
(outside the Bullard Tavern)
11:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
11:30  A Dentist Comes to Town
(in the Parsonage Barn)
1:00  Carding Mill Demonstration
1:00  Some Useful Trees of New England
(begins in front of the Center Meetinghouse)
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  A Guided Tour of the Towne House
(in the Towne House)
2:00-5:00  A Shoemaker at Work
(in the Shoe Shop)
2:30-4:30  19th Century Parlour Games
(in the Fitch House)
2:30-4:50  Horse-Drawn Ride around the Mill Pond
(pick up behind the Bullard Tavern)
3:00  Grist Mill Demonstration
3:00  Phrenology: The Science of the Mind
(in the Center Meetinghouse)
3:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
4:00  Uncomfortable Truths: Race in Early New England
(meets in front of the Fenno Barn)
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 Nine Men’s Morris Board|
$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.
(in the Booth next to the Miner Grant Store)
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)
A café style setting with a wide array of lunch options as well as dog treats for your four legged family member.
11:30-3:00  Oliver Wight Tavern Tap Room
A sit down style setting with gourmet burgers, sides, salads and more.
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.