Summer 2020 Discovery Adventures

Registration remains open for summer 2020 Discovery Adventures! If the museum needs to cancel because of COVID 19, we will refund you for the full price of the program, including the registration fee.  Discovery Adventures are immersive day programs that give kids ages 6-17 a chance to step… 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 resulting from an abundance of caution during the outbreak of Coronavirus, Dad’s Dance has been postponed to June 19, 20, and 21, 2020. We will be in contact with those who already had… 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


CANCELLED: April 2020 Discovery Adventures

Due to the rapidly evolving situation surrounding COVID 19 at this time, Old Sturbridge Village has decided to cancel April Discovery Adventures. We are sorry for any inconvenience this might cause. If you are still interested in enrolling your child in a program at OSV, summer Discovery Adventures… Read More


Garden Thyme – Ornamental Seed Saving

MEMBERS ONLY New to seed saving? A great way to start is by practicing with annual flower and herb species. This talk will demonstrate both 19th-century and modern techniques for saving seed from ornamental species such as Flower of an Hour, Calendula, and Honesty. Garden Thyme programs are held on a… Read More