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November 26, 2017, December 03, 2017, December 10, 2017, December 17, 2017 -
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
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9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
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9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
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9:00 AM to 2:00 PM

SORRY - ALL dates for Brunch with Santa are SOLD OUT.

$26.95 for adults, $23.95 for seniors (65+), and $13.95 for children 4-12. 3 & Under FREE.  Prices do not include tax & gratuity.

Reservations DO NOT include admission to Christmas by Candlelight, an evening event, which must be purchased separately.

Old Sturbridge Village’s Sunday brunch gets a special visitor in December – Santa! Brunch with Santa at the Oliver Wight Tavern at Old Sturbridge Village offers a large selection of brunch items and a chance for the little ones to meet Santa Claus. Reservations are required for this annual sellout event. Seatings are between 9:00 am – 2:00 pm. Please call 508-347-0397 to make reservations....
December 02, 2017 to December 03, 2017
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December 08, 2017 to December 10, 2017
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December 15, 2017 to December 17, 2017
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December 21, 2017 to December 23, 2017
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3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Escape the frenzy of a modern Christmas with an enchanted evening of gingerbread, roasted chestnuts, music, dance, and a sleigh ride (weather permitting).  Christmas by Candlelight at Old Sturbridge Village is an evening filled with New England holiday traditions, live musical performances, storytelling, sleigh rides, festive foods, a roaring bonfire, and strolls around the decorated Village...
December 27, 2017, December 28, 2017, December 29, 2017, December 30, 2017  
Click here to purchase your tickets! The National Marionette Theatre is coming to Old Sturbridge Village for December school vacation week! Founded in 1967 by artistic director David A. Syrotiak, this award-winning marionette company has been entertaining and amazing audiences around the world with its imaginative productions for more than forty years. Performances are 50 minutes in length and...
December 27, 2017, December 28, 2017, December 29, 2017, December 30, 2017  
Click here to purchase your tickets! The National Marionette Theatre is coming to Old Sturbridge Village for December school vacation week! Founded in 1967 by artistic director David A. Syrotiak, this award-winning marionette company has been entertaining and amazing audiences around the world with its imaginative productions for more than forty years. Performances are 50 minutes in length and...
December 27, 2017, December 28, 2017, December 29, 2017, December 30, 2017  
Click here to purchase your tickets! The National Marionette Theatre is coming to Old Sturbridge Village for December school vacation week! Founded in 1967 by artistic director David A. Syrotiak, this award-winning marionette company has been entertaining and amazing audiences around the world with its imaginative productions for more than forty years. Performances are 50 minutes in length and...
April 29, 2017 to April 30, 2017
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May 27, 2017 to May 28, 2017
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June 24, 2017 to June 25, 2017
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July 29, 2017 to July 30, 2017
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August 26, 2017 to August 27, 2017
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October 28, 2017 to October 29, 2017
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November 25, 2017 to November 26, 2017
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December 30, 2017 to December 31, 2017
 
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 1 week prior to the event. Register online below...
December 27, 2017, December 28, 2017, December 29, 2017, December 30, 2017  
Click here to purchase your tickets! The National Marionette Theatre is coming to Old Sturbridge Village for December school vacation week! Founded in 1967 by artistic director David A. Syrotiak, this award-winning marionette company has been entertaining and amazing audiences around the world with its imaginative productions for more than forty years. Performances are 50 minutes in length and...
January 06, 2018 to January 07, 2018
 
On this weekend, complimentary admission to the Village will be extended to the employees of our current Business Partners and Corporate Sponsors – including up to three immediate family members (parents, grandparents, children, grandchildren, spouse, and siblings) per employee. All employees will be asked to present an employee ID, business card, pay stub or other verification of their current...
January 13, 2018 - 10:00 AM
MEMBER EVENT
A comparison and exploration of gardening advice literature, newspapers, and first-person accounts from the 19th century. Get a chance to look at handwritten receipts and diaries, as well as published literature and newspapers on agriculture and gardening to examine the significance of horticulture in everyday life. This talk will be held in the Research Library.  Garden Thyme programs are held...
January 19, 2018 to January 21, 2018
 
We hope you will join us for a special weekend in New York City during Americana Week, the exciting week in January when Curators, collectors, and dealers gather in New York for auctions, antique shows, and special events. In addition to a tour of the heralded Winter Antiques Show by OSV Trustee Brock Jobe, participants will visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the New-York Historical Society,...
January 20, 2018 to January 21, 2018
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January 27, 2018 to January 28, 2018
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February 03, 2018 to February 04, 2018
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February 10, 2018 to February 11, 2018
 

Non-members: $30 Adult | $20 Youth
OSV Members: $20 Adult | $10 Youth
Note – Admission includes 2-hour outdoor/indoor experience and a 19th-century inspired meal at the Bullard Tavern – beverages not included.

About After a successful run last year, Midwinter Mischief returns to Old Sturbridge Village this January and February! Midwinter Mischief combines theatrical storytelling, historical interpretation and period dining to offer guests a daytime winter adventure… Imagine the tale of a Yankee peddler passing through the village who decides to settle down at the Bullard Tavern on a cold winter's...
January 20, 2018 to January 21, 2018
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January 27, 2018 to January 28, 2018
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February 03, 2018 to February 04, 2018
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February 10, 2018 to February 11, 2018
 

Non-members: $30 Adult | $20 Youth
OSV Members: $20 Adult | $10 Youth
Note – Admission includes 2-hour outdoor/indoor experience and a 19th-century inspired meal at the Bullard Tavern – beverages not included.

About After a successful run last year, Midwinter Mischief returns to Old Sturbridge Village this January and February! Midwinter Mischief combines theatrical storytelling, historical interpretation and period dining to offer guests a daytime winter adventure… Imagine the tale of a Yankee peddler passing through the village who decides to settle down at the Bullard Tavern on a cold winter's...
January 20, 2018 to January 21, 2018
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January 27, 2018 to January 28, 2018
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February 03, 2018 to February 04, 2018
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February 10, 2018 to February 11, 2018
 

Non-members: $30 Adult | $20 Youth
OSV Members: $20 Adult | $10 Youth
Note – Admission includes 2-hour outdoor/indoor experience and a 19th-century inspired meal at the Bullard Tavern – beverages not included.

About After a successful run last year, Midwinter Mischief returns to Old Sturbridge Village this January and February! Midwinter Mischief combines theatrical storytelling, historical interpretation and period dining to offer guests a daytime winter adventure… Imagine the tale of a Yankee peddler passing through the village who decides to settle down at the Bullard Tavern on a cold winter's...
January 20, 2018 to January 21, 2018
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January 27, 2018 to January 28, 2018
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February 03, 2018 to February 04, 2018
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February 10, 2018 to February 11, 2018
 

Non-members: $30 Adult | $20 Youth
OSV Members: $20 Adult | $10 Youth
Note – Admission includes 2-hour outdoor/indoor experience and a 19th-century inspired meal at the Bullard Tavern – beverages not included.

About After a successful run last year, Midwinter Mischief returns to Old Sturbridge Village this January and February! Midwinter Mischief combines theatrical storytelling, historical interpretation and period dining to offer guests a daytime winter adventure… Imagine the tale of a Yankee peddler passing through the village who decides to settle down at the Bullard Tavern on a cold winter's...
February 17, 2018 - 10:00 AM
MEMBER EVENT
Learn about methods for propagating fruit trees in the 19th century. Discuss progressive methods of grafting, times to harvest scion wood, and how to care for a newly grafted tree. This talk will be held in the Greenhouse, and include demonstrations of different types of grafting. Garden Thyme programs are held on the third Saturday of each month and are FREE for members of Old Sturbridge Village...
March 08, 2018  
Our themed Home School Days offer you and your children the opportunity to visit the Village and join in hands-on activities. We recommend that you allow three hours to visit the Village in addition to scheduled hands-on studios. Online registration for hands-on workshops open approximately one month prior to each event. Cost is $10 per child 3 and over for full-day admission to Old Sturbridge...
March 17, 2018 - 10:00 AM
MEMBER EVENT
Join us for a walk in the woods to examine the significant role trees held in the livelihoods and landscapes of 19th Century New Englanders. Practice tree identification skills and learn about uses of certain species during the 1800s. Garden Thyme programs are held on the third Saturday of each month and are FREE for members of Old Sturbridge Village. Led by Village horticultural and agricultural...
April 14, 2018 - 10:00 AM
MEMBER EVENT
Join us for a formal talk on the pollinators that grace our gardens, other than honeybees. Flies, beetles, birds, bumble bees, and more all play vital roles in pollinating our fruit crops, vegetables, flowers and trees. Visit with two OSV gardeners to learn about making your garden a good home for all pollinators. Garden Thyme programs are held on the third Saturday of each month and are FREE for...
May 19, 2018 - 10:00 AM
MEMBER EVENT
Creating new plants by rooting stem cuttings is the best way to propagate many perennial herbs such as rosemary and southernwood that do not always come well from seed.  A single healthy herb plant can magically generate a dozen or more new plants. We will practice this skill using plants in the Village’s Herb Garden collection, and participants will take cuttings home to root. Garden Thyme ...
June 09, 2018 - 10:00 AM
MEMBER EVENT
Learn techniques for planting and growing squash and beans from an experienced OSV lead horticulturalist. Talk about soil amendments, growing habits, varieties and general care of these 19th-century staples.  Garden Thyme programs are held on the third Saturday of each month and are FREE for members of Old Sturbridge Village. Led by Village horticultural and agricultural staff, these programs and...

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