Daily Schedule

DATE: AUGUST 3, 2019
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Exhibits Open 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Grounds Open until 8:00 p.m.

Daily events are subject to change.

Close up of musket fire

TODAY AT OSV

Throughout the Day:

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

Before heading into the Village we invite you to watch a short informative video to help you make the most of your visit! Located in the Visitor Center

9:30  Trooping of the American & Allies Colors
 (by the Thompson Bank)
9:45 Trooping of British Colors
 (by the Law Office)
10:00  Tour of the American Camp
(Meets at the Thompson Bank)
10:00  Tour of the British Camp
(meet at the Law Office)
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)
9:30-12:00  Meet the School Mistress
(in the District School)
9:30-1:00  A Shoemaker at Work
(in the Shoe Shop)
10:15  Learn to March
(by the American Camp)
10:15 Learn to March
(by the British Camp)
10:30  Cannon Demonstration
 (at the Bixby Field)
11:00  Skirmish Against Redcoat Patrol
 (at Powder House Hill )
11:00  Gristmill Demonstration
11:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
11:30  Tour of the British Camp
 (by the Law Office)
11:45  Cavalry’s Demo’s
  (by the Blacksmith Shop)
12:00  Fife and Drum Music
 (by the Bullard Tavern)
12:45  “Followers of the Army” Talk
 (Simple Tools Location)
1:00  Tour of the American Camp
(Meets at the Thompson Bank)
1:00  Tour of the British Camp
 (by the Law Office)
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  British Column Approaches
(Village Evacuation of the Center Village)
1:30  Water Power Tour
(meets at the Carding Mill)
2:00  Battle: Redcoats vs Rebels
 (at the Freeman Farm Fields)
2:00-5:00  A Shoemaker at Work
(in the Shoe Shop)
2:30-4:30 Make a Patriotic Thaumatrope
  (in the Fitch House)
3:00  Tour of the British Camp
(near the Law Office)
3:00  Grist Mill Demonstration
3:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
3:30  Milking Demonstration
(at the Freeman Barn)
4:00  Bocce vs Bowls
 (Simple Tools)
5:00  Learn the 35 Count with the
         10th Regiment of Foot (at the Bixby Field)
6:00  Tour of the American Camp
 (Meets at the Thompson Bank)
6:00  Tour of the British Camp
 (meets by the Law Office)
6:00  Mass Artillery Barrage
(at the Bixby Field)
7:00  Fife and Drum Music
(at the Center Village)

Ride the Quinebaug River Boat
10:00–4:00 | $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

8:15-8:00  Grant Store & Bake Shop (on the Common)
Famous for our chocolate chip cookies, maple coffee and Village-made wares.
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  Countryside Booth
A selection of gift Shop goods are available for purchase.
11:00-5:00  Bullard Tavern Cafe (on the Ground Floor)
A café style setting with a wide array of lunch options.
11:00-5:00  Snack & Beverage Concession
(across from the Blacksmith Shop in the Countryside)
Offering a variety of snack items including popcorn, soft-baked pretzels, Italian ice and cold beverages.
11:30-3:00  Oliver Wight Tavern Tap Room
A sit down style setting with gourmet burgers, sides, salads and more.
11:30-5:00 Village Grill & Smoker
(on the Common next to the Bullard Tavern)
Smoked turkey legs, pulled pork sandwiches, hamburgers, hot dogs, sides and beverages.
11:30-5:00  Village Scoop Shop
Gifford’s ice cream, cookies, and beverages.
12:00-4:00  Cromwell Bullard’s Spirits & Snacks
(in the Bullard Tavern Tap Room)
Offering respite for the weary traveler. Beer, wine, cocktails and snacks.
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.