Daily Schedule

DATE: AUGUST 4, 2019
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Exhibits Open 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 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

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

 

9:30  Trooping of the American Allies and Colors
(by the Thompson Bank)
9:30-12:00  A Cabinetmaker at Work
(in the Cabinetmaking Shop across from A Child’s World)
9:30-12:30  Meet the School Mistress
(in the District School)
9:30-1:00  A Shoemaker at Work
(in the Shoe Shop)
9:30-12:00  A Printer at Work
(in the Printing Office)
9:45  Trooping of British Colors
(by the Law Office)
10:00  Tour of the British Camp
(meets by the Law Office)
10:00  Today’s Message: A Sunday Service
(in the Center Meetinghouse)
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  Gristmill Demonstration
11:00  Skirmish Against Redcoat Patrol
(at Powder House Hill)
11:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
11:45  Calvary Demo’s
(by the Blacksmith Shop)
12:00  Fife and Drum Music
(by the Bullard Tavern)
1:00  Carding Mill Demonstration
1:00  Tour of the American Camp
(meets at the Thomson Bank)
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)
1:30  British Column Approaches
(Village Evacuation of the Center Village)
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  Grist Mill Demonstration
3:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
3:30  Milking Demonstration
(at the Freeman Barn)

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.

 

CRAFT
3:00-4:00 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.
(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  Countryside Booth
A selection of Gift Shop goods are available for purchase.
8:15-5:00  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.
11:00-3:00  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.
11:00-4:00  Bullard Tavern Cafe (on the Ground Floor)
A café style setting with a wide array of lunch options.
11:30-4:00  Village Scoop Shop

Gifford’s ice cream, cookies, and beverages.
12:00-3:00  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.