October 27, 2016 -
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
$10 Old Sturbridge Village Members
6:00 p.m. - Reception with hors d'oeuvre and cash bar
7:00 p.m. - Illustrated lecture, followed by a Q & A session
Last January, a rare American antique chest sold in New York for $1 million, and a major collection of Americana brought more than $10 million. Such events create headlines, yet the vast majority of antique furniture has dropped in value over the past decade. What happened...
October 30, 2016 -
5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
$8 for OSV members; $12 for non-members
Pre-registration is required.
OSV members can purchase their tickets by clicking here.
Non-Members can purchase their tickets by clicking here.
Visit the Village after hours for a family friendly evening of trick or treating on the Common. Show off your best Halloween costume in the Costume Parade, hear spooky tales, enjoy a bonfire, take a hayride around the Common, and more! Throughout the evening, children can trick-or-treat at nine stops on the Village Common. A cash bar will be available to purchase cider and snacks.
This is an...
October 31, 2016
Entry fee is $10. Only current OSV Members eligible to participate. Print and complete this entry form or register online here by October 31, 2016. Entries must arrive at the Village by November 19, 2016. Entries will be on public display through December 29, 2016. Please see the complete set of rules.
Do you quilt?
Have you always wanted to try quilting?
Here’s your chance!
Participate in the fourth annual Members’ Quilt Challenge. The challenge is to design and make a quilted entry based on some aspect of an artifact quilt selected from the OSV collection. For the 4th annual challenge the selected quilt is an eight-pointed star made by Clarissa Moore of Eastford, Connecticut in 1837 (pictured...
November 02, 2016
Join us for our November 2nd Home School Day celebrating the bounty of season! Special seasonal activities are planned throughout the Village. Try out one of our new Make History Guides as you explore the Village on your own or sign up for a special hands-on studio at the Museum Education Center.
Cost is $14 per child for full-day admission to Old Sturbridge Village. One adult per child ages 5...
November 05, 2016 to November 06, 2016
Spend some time at the Village learning a historical craft. These adult workshops vary from blacksmithing to textiles, coopering, foodways, and more. Come and try your hand at a craft and take home your finished masterpiece! Unless otherwise specified, workshops will be held in the Country Bank Museum Education Center.
All class registrations CLOSE 3 days prior to the event. Register online below...