Kids in costume sledding

February School Vacation Week, February 21 -25, 2022; 2-Day and 5-Day programs available

Times: 9 AM – 3 PM

Discovery Adventures are immersive day programs that give kids a chance to step back in time and experience life in the 1830s at Old Sturbridge Village. Every session offers kids the opportunity to explore an aspect of 19th-century history and daily life. All programs include an afternoon snack, hands-on crafts, and the chance to learn something new while making lasting friends and memories.

COVID Safety Protocols

We are working to ensure that your child has the most enjoyable and safest experience possible during this difficult and ever-changing time. We will take all possible safety precautions to ensure that we abide by the Massachusetts Department of Education and CDC guidelines. Safety measures include masking at all times (except for while eating), social distancing, and thorough cleaning of shared spaces and materials. Read more here.

Registration Notes

2-Day Program: From Pen to Page | Ages 6-14

February 21-22, 2022

Join us for a fun fill, two-day exploration of printing and bookbinding in the early 19th century.  Learn about the printing press and how to set type, make ink, sew booklets and create a block print design. Please note: this is a non-costume program. 

$135 members / $150 non-member | Lunch available for an additional fee.

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Activities may include:


5-Day Program: Winter Work and Play | Ages 6-14

February 21-25, 2022

Discover the winter way of life for kids in the 1830’s.    Through this costumed adventure, you will get to experience many cold-weather activities including making candles, and preparing and enjoying winter foods!  Bundle up in period clothing and learn how we stay warm through these cold New England months!

$325 members / $350 non-members | Lunch available for an additional fee.

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Activities may include: