Daily Schedule

DATE: SEPTEMBER 22, 2019
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Exhibits Open 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Daily events are subject to change.

TODAY AT OSV

Throughout the Day:

 

From Time to Time:

 

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

 

9:30-11:30  Making a Bonnet
(at the Parsonage)
9:30-12:00  A Printer at Work
(in the Printing Office)
9:30-12:00  Cooking for Company
(at the Parsonage)
9:30-12:00  A Cabinetmaker at Work
(in the Cabinetmaking Shop across from A Child’s World)
9:30-1:00  Making a Pair of Mules
(in the Shoe Shop)
9:30-3:00  Scouring Wool
(outside the Fenno House)
9:45-10:30 Broom Making Demonstration
(in the Visitor Center)
10:00 A Guided Introductory Tour Around the Center Village
(meets outside the Center Meetinghouse)
10:00  Milking Demonstration
(at the Freeman Barn)
10:00-12:00  Horse-Drawn Ride around the Mill Pond
(pick up behind the Bullard Tavern and at the Blacksmith Shop)
10:30  Nature Myths
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
10:30-12:30  Basket Making
(at the Small House)
11:30  Tales of King Arthur
(in the Parsonage Barn)
12:30  Musket Firing Demonstration
(outside the Bullard Tavern)
1:00  A Guided Tour of the Towne House
(in the Towne House)
1:00-4:00  Bookbinding Demonstration
(in the Printing Office)
1:00-4:00  A Cabinetmaker at Work
(in the Cabinetmaking Shop across from A Child’s World)
2:00  Meet 19th Century Irish Immigrant Mary Culligan
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
2:00-4:00  Making a Pair of Mules
(in the Shoe Shop)
2:00-3:30  Basket Making
(at the Small House)
2:00-3:30  Knitting for a Cause – Help to Knit  a Scarf for an American Soldier
(at the Parsonage)
2:00-3:30  Making a Bonnet
(at the Parsonage)
2:00-3:30  Straw Braiding
(at the Bixby House)
2:30-4:00  Bind a Child’s Little Book
(in the Fitch House)
1:30-3:50  Horse-Drawn Ride around the Mill Pond
(pick up behind the Bullard Tavern and at the Blacksmith Shop)
3:00  A Reading of New England Poetry

(in the Towne House)
3:00  Milking Demonstration (at the Freeman Barn)

 

Ride the Quinebaug River Boat
12:00–3:00 | $3 per person, age 3 & under free
Purchase a $3 token for a ride at the Visitor Center or the Miner Grant Store. Cash & credit cards also accepted at Boat Dock.
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
9:00-3:30  Village Café
Proudly serving Red Barn® coffee, village made fudge, and from scratch cookies, muffins and breads.
9:30-4:00  Grant Store & Bake Shop 
(on the Common)
Famous for our chocolate chip cookies, maple coffee and Village-made wares.
11:00-3:00  Bullard Tavern (on the Ground Floor)
A café style setting with a wide array of lunch options.
11:30-3:00  Oliver Wight Tavern Taproom
A sit down style setting with gourmet burgers, sides, salads and more.
10:00-4:30  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.