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 in July 2020 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 in July 2020. For a family with three kids, that’s a $42 savings! IMPORTANT: To manage capacity… 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


CANCELED | Beer & 4-Course Dinner with Mayflower Brewery

This event has been canceled. We will be contacting and refunding those who had tickets. Please join us for a special Beer Tasting & 4-course Dinner event in partnership with Mayflower Brewery on March 13, 2020! Please note that this event takes place after museum hours and the Village will… Read More


Dad’s Dance, Written by Ed Humphries and Produced by Eric Hart

Due to the Village’s temporary closure  during the outbreak of Coronavirus, Dad’s Dance has been postponed to October 2, 3, and 4, 2020. We will be in contact with those who already had purchased tickets in order to reschedule. Read More


CANCELLED – Village Earth Week

Due to the Stay at Home Advisory issued by Governor Baker, Village Earth Week 2020 has been cancelled.  Seed, sow, celebrate! Join us throughout the week for a wide variety of talks, walks, workshops and activities related to nature, ecology, stewardship, and our climate. OSV interpreters will host… Read More


POSTPONED | Women’s History Weekend

Due to the stay-at-home advisory issued by Governor Baker, Women’s History Weekend has been POSTPONED. Stay tuned for an announcement of the rescheduled date.  For the most up-to-date information about the Village’s temporary closure, click here. Join Old Sturbridge Village as we acknowledge… Read More


Members Only: Bring a Friend for Free

MEMBERS ONLY Bring a friend (or two!) for free to experience all the things you love about the Village.  Want to bring more friends?  Members enjoy 25% off standard guest admission all year long. Please note:  Members must be present for guest admittance.  This offer is limited to the first… Read More


Midwinter Revel | A Ball at the Oliver Wight Tavern

You are cordially invited to step back in time as Old Sturbridge Village presents a brand new one-of-a-kind event: Midwinter Revel. Guests will enjoy fine fare and cheer, listen to period music, and can have their silhouettes cut. After a buffet dinner, the evening culminates with guests joining the Commonwealth… Read More


Woods and Fields: Snowshoeing and Animal Tracking | SORRY – CLASS IS FULL

MEMBERS ONLY | SORRY, this Class is full! Not always intended as recreation, snowshoes can make winter walking much easier when the snow is too deep to traverse. Snow also serves as an excellent medium for beginners in animal tracking, an important skill that can be used to… Read More