Quilters’ Weekend Retreat Package

Join Old Sturbridge Village and Charlton Sewing Center for a weekend of quilting fun on March 8, 9, and 10, 2019. Attendees may choose from a full package in conjunction with Charlton Sewing Center OR take part in OSV activities alone. Your weekend will be filled with welcoming and inspiring… Read More


St. Patrick’s Dinner and Concert

On the eve of St. Patrick’s Day, enjoy a special Irish dinner buffet with all your favorites in the Oliver Wight Tavern (see menu below) followed by an intimate concert with Full Gael in the Center Meetinghouse on Saturday, March 16, 2019. This is a one of a kind Celtic… Read More


Easter Feast at the Bullard Tavern

Step into the charming historical ambiance of the Bullard Tavern Great Room and enjoy a delicious Easter feast with your friends and family. While you enjoy your food, watch costumed interpreters prepare soup over the hearth and listen to occasional musical performances. Reservations required, call 508-347-0397. Full prepayment will be… Read More


Easter Brunch at the Oliver Wight Tavern

The Easter Brunch offered at the Oliver Wight Tavern at Old Sturbridge Village promises an extensive buffet in a charming setting. Reservations required, call 508-347-0397. Full prepayment will be required at the time the reservation is made. Village admission (not required to enter the tavern) is not included with Brunch… Read More


Valentine’s Day Dinner

Savor a 4-course Feast at the Oliver Wight Tavern with that special someone on Valentine’s Day. Also offering a full bar including beer, wine, and specialty Valentines cocktails. Reservations required; call 508-347-0397. Please note that this dining experience is separate from Village admission and the museum is not open during this time. Read More


Muster Day

To supplement the meager armed forces, most early 19th-century farmers and craftsmen were required by law to serve in local militia units – the forerunner of today’s National Guard. Every spring these citizen-soldiers were “called to muster” for a day of training in their town. Old Sturbridge Village re-creates a… Read More


Muster Day

To supplement the meager armed forces, most early 19th-century farmers and craftsmen were required by law to serve in local militia units – the forerunner of today’s National Guard. Fall militia musters often saw the various militia companies of several towns coming together for a regimental muster. These would have… Read More


Scout Badge Workshop Day

Old Sturbridge Village offers hands-on workshops designed for most levels of Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts during our Scout Badge Workshop Days. Each program provides the information and resources to earn badges, beginning in the workshop and followed by time within the Village and at home. Unlike our Scout Days,… Read More


Heirloom Plant Sale

The Heirloom Plant Sale will feature more than 75 varieties of heirloom herbs, flowers, and tomato plants with prices between $3 and $5 per plant. NO ADMISSION is charged to enter the plant sale. Variety examples include Hollyhock (Alcea rosea), Wild Foxglove (Digitalis purpurea), Valerian (Valeriana officials), Basil (Ocimum basilicum), Large… Read More


Washington Celebration

Celebrate our first national hero in style. Hear songs and stories recalling the myths and truths of  George Washington and raise a glass in his honor toasting him and other early patriots. Read More