May 08, 2016
Sorry! This event is SOLD OUT!
You may still join us for Mother's Day--all mothers enjoy FREE ADMISSION to Old Sturbridge Village!
May 08, 2016
FREE admission for mothers on Mother's Day at Old Sturbridge Village!
Enjoy family events throughout the day, including demonstrations of cooking for children, hands-on crafts, and performances. Visit with 19th-century midwife Lucy Tucker and Lydia Maria Child, author of The Mother's Book. Step into the Village households and craft shops to learn about parenting in the 19th century. See the tinsmith, potter, and blacksmith make items for families and children....
May 10, 2016
Join us for Springtime at the Village! The gardens have been planted, the flowers are blooming, and there is activity all around. Special events throughout the day include spring cooking in the households, a plant a seed giveaway in the Towne House kitchen, and a sheep being shorn at Freeman Farm. Join us at the Country Bank Museum Education Center for one of our new hands-on studio offerings....
May 14, 2016 - 10:00 AM
OSV at 70 Explore OSV’s newest exhibit and join exhibit curator and historian Tom Kelleher for a personal look at how Old Sturbridge Village came to be, and grew in its early years. Meets in the Folk Art Gallery in the Visitor Center. Take a Closer Look is a monthly program open to all OSV Members. Held on the second Saturday of each month, this program invites a closer look with a Village...
May 14, 2016 to May 15, 2016
Get ready for the growing season at Old Sturbridge Village! At the first annual Spring Garden Weekend, help the gardeners prepare for the growing season, watch craftspeople build the tools of the trade, and learn how 19th-century New Englanders cultivated their gardens. Get your own garden ready for spring with our Tomato Plant Giveaway and Heirloom Plant Sale to bring the flavors, fragrances,...