Virtual Home Gardeners’ Exhibit 2020

We want to see what you’ve been growing in your garden this year! Whether you are near or far, help us celebrate the fall harvest by entering this year’s Virtual Home Gardeners’ Exhibit. On the weekend of October 17 and 18, check back for a digital display of all the… Read More


Friends’ Day

MEMBERS ONLY Thank you for attending Friends’ Day 2020! We hope you enjoyed both our in-person and virtual programs! If you did not receive an email with the links to view the virtual programs, please contact us as membership@osv.org. Special thanks to Southbridge Credit Union for sponsoring… Read More


Evening at the Village

Enjoy being outside and spend a summer evening at the Village after our normal hours of operation! Stroll through our scenic campus, explore our gardens, take a horse-drawn wagon ride, and enjoy period music. Feel free to bring a picnic to enjoy on the Village common! Beer, wine, and limited… Read More


Friends’ Day 2020

MEMBERS ONLY Old Sturbridge Village would like to invite you, our valued Members and Friends, to celebrate in a day full of exclusive members-only programming, both online and in person. Activities will include special programs for members of all ages and the Annual Friends’ Day Meeting with the Village’s President… Read More


Evening at the Village

Enjoy being outside and spend a summer evening at the Village after our normal hours of operation! Stroll through our scenic campus, explore our gardens, take a horse-drawn wagon ride, and enjoy period music. Feel free to bring a picnic to enjoy on the Village common! Beer, wine, and limited… Read More


Women’s History Weekend

Join Old Sturbridge Village as we acknowledge and celebrate extraordinary and everyday women in the early 19th century. Stop outside the historic houses of OSV to learn about how women ran their households, managing the essential work of clothes construction, cooking, laundry, and more. Join interpreters in the gardens for… Read More


Garden Weekend

Visit the gardens this weekend, and to learn about a few of the 400(+) heirloom varieties cultivated at the museum. Our Costumed horticulturalists can share techniques for growing these varieties at home, and offer period sources for gardening advice. Stop by the Freeman, Bixby, and Small House gardens to learn… Read More


Virtual Village: Workshops for Kids

Reverse glass painting Join Old Sturbridge Village for an in-depth exploration of the 1830s from the comfort of your own home! This summer, the museum will offer fun, virtual learning opportunities for kids ages 6 to 12. Sessions will be taught by experienced museum educators and knowledgeable historians,… Read More


Kids FREE Through November at Old Sturbridge Village

Experience more fun, more history, more sun, more play, and MORE SAVINGS! Up to three kids 17 and younger are admitted FREE when accompanied by an adult paying full admission now through November 28, 2020. For a family with three kids, that’s a $42 savings! IMPORTANT: To… Read More


Members Only Heirloom Plant Giveaway

HiAs a special thanks to our members during this time, we are turning our annual Heirloom Plant Sale into a members-only Heirloom Plant Giveaway this year! Our horticulturalists are making approximately 600 packages of roughly 6 plants each to give away to OSV members for free – while supplies last!… Read More