FREE Kids Admission in July 2017

Make the start of your summer truly historic with a day of family fun, and outdoor adventure at Old Sturbridge Village. Don’t miss the sun or the savings this July! Watch a blacksmith, shoemaker, potter, and tinner at work, meet the oxen, lambs, and two bull calves, take a horse-drawn ride around the countryside, tour the gardens, and so much more! See, hear, feel, smell, taste and experience early American history up-close and hands-on. 

Visit Old Sturbridge Village in July and save BIG! Up to three kids FREE per accompanying full-paying adult throughout July 2017. The Village is open Wednesday-Sunday from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm (except on July 23, when the Village is open from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm for the Craft Beer & Roots Music Festival). Cannot be combined with other discounts. 

Old Sturbridge Village members may also bring non-member children to the Village for free throughout July 2017. 


7 Things To Experience During July At Old Sturbridge Village

A tinner at work Be amazed by watching the blacksmith, tinner, potter, cooper, and printer at work. 
Making cheese Learn how early 19th-century New Englanders prepared and preserved food during the summer months without refrigeration or electricity. 
Riverboat ride Ride a stagecoach around the Village Common and explore the Quinebaug River by boat.*
Simon the Bull calf Meet our family of heritage breed animals including sheep, chickens, pigs, and cattle (including two young bull calves!). 
Cabinetmaking exhibition

Visit the new cabinetmaking exhibition, Planed, Grained & Dovetailed: Cabinetmaking in Rural New England.

Ice cream Enjoy delicious ice cream or scrumptious homemade cookies at our famous Bake Shop.*
Freeman farmhouse Step back in time and explore more than 40 historic homes, trade shops, meetinghouses, covered bridges, and barns. 

*Additional purchase required.