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Old Sturbridge Village

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1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566
(800) 733-1830 www.osv.org

Welcome to Old Sturbridge Village – a “must-see” New England attraction which depicts life in an early 19th-century rural Village, featuring costumed historians, antique buildings, water-powered mills, and a working farm. You can view antiques, meet heritage breed animals, and take part in hands-on crafts.

MUSEUM HOURS

Now – May 25

Open Wednesday – Sunday | 9:30 am – 4:00 pm

Also Open:
Monday – Tuesday, April 16 – 17 | 9:30 am – 4:00 pm (April Break)

Hours Vary Seasonally
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Old Sturbridge Village Fall Hours:

September 4 – November 25:

Open Wednesday – Sunday | 9:30 am – 4:00 pm

Also Open:

Monday, October 8 (Columbus Day) | 9:30 am – 4:00 pm

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MUSEUM GIFT SHOP & NEW ENGLAND BOOKSTORE

Great gifts available in the Museum Store! Browse online or in-store to choose from a host of unique gifts including village made redware, tinware, fudge and more! Open Wednesday – Sunday 10:00 am to 4:30 pm

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LODGING

Located adjacent to Old Sturbridge Village, the award winning Inn & Lodges offer comfort and convenience in 29 modern lodging units and a charming 10-room Inn. Be sure to check out the special money-saving packages at the Old Sturbridge Inn & Reeder Family Lodges, recipient of the 2018 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence!

Old Sturbridge Inn & Reeder Family Lodges
369 Main Street
Sturbridge, MA 01566
OPEN EVERY DAY

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Outside view of the Reeder Family Lodges

January 2019

Old Sturbridge Village, Winter Warmth & Cheer

January 19 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until February 10, 2019

Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566
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Visitors will be treated to a guided story experience where the residents of 19th-century New England prepare for a winter celebration – a Grand Ball, filled with “Winter Warmth and Cheer!” Each trade shop, house, meetinghouse, and tavern on the Village Common will be brought to life by costumed interpreters as they talk about how 19th-century folks would have prepared for such a grand event. A Sampling of What You'll See: Making candles for the family in the Small House…

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Old Sturbridge Village, Winter Warmth & Cheer

January 20 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until February 10, 2019

Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566
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Visitors will be treated to a guided story experience where the residents of 19th-century New England prepare for a winter celebration – a Grand Ball, filled with “Winter Warmth and Cheer!” Each trade shop, house, meetinghouse, and tavern on the Village Common will be brought to life by costumed interpreters as they talk about how 19th-century folks would have prepared for such a grand event. A Sampling of What You'll See: Making candles for the family in the Small House…

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Old Sturbridge Village, Evening of Illumination

January 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566
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How did New England families spend their evenings before the intrusion of texting, telephones, TVs and computers? Visitors to Old Sturbridge Village will get a rare chance find out as they tour the historic Village lit only by candles, oil lamps, lanterns, and firelight during Old Sturbridge Village’s “Evening of Illumination.”  Guided by lantern light around the Village Common, guests visit select homes and shops to see how early New Englanders spent their evenings in the days before electricity. Visitors…

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Old Sturbridge Village, Winter Warmth & Cheer

January 26 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until February 10, 2019

Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566
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Visitors will be treated to a guided story experience where the residents of 19th-century New England prepare for a winter celebration – a Grand Ball, filled with “Winter Warmth and Cheer!” Each trade shop, house, meetinghouse, and tavern on the Village Common will be brought to life by costumed interpreters as they talk about how 19th-century folks would have prepared for such a grand event. A Sampling of What You'll See: Making candles for the family in the Small House…

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Old Sturbridge Village, Winter Warmth & Cheer

January 27 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until February 10, 2019

Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566
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Visitors will be treated to a guided story experience where the residents of 19th-century New England prepare for a winter celebration – a Grand Ball, filled with “Winter Warmth and Cheer!” Each trade shop, house, meetinghouse, and tavern on the Village Common will be brought to life by costumed interpreters as they talk about how 19th-century folks would have prepared for such a grand event. A Sampling of What You'll See: Making candles for the family in the Small House…

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February 2019

Old Sturbridge Village, Winter Warmth & Cheer

February 2 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until February 10, 2019

Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566
+ Google Map

Visitors will be treated to a guided story experience where the residents of 19th-century New England prepare for a winter celebration – a Grand Ball, filled with “Winter Warmth and Cheer!” Each trade shop, house, meetinghouse, and tavern on the Village Common will be brought to life by costumed interpreters as they talk about how 19th-century folks would have prepared for such a grand event. A Sampling of What You'll See: Making candles for the family in the Small House…

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Old Sturbridge Village, Winter Warmth & Cheer

February 3 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until February 10, 2019

Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566
+ Google Map

Visitors will be treated to a guided story experience where the residents of 19th-century New England prepare for a winter celebration – a Grand Ball, filled with “Winter Warmth and Cheer!” Each trade shop, house, meetinghouse, and tavern on the Village Common will be brought to life by costumed interpreters as they talk about how 19th-century folks would have prepared for such a grand event. A Sampling of What You'll See: Making candles for the family in the Small House…

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Old Sturbridge Village, Winter Warmth & Cheer

February 9 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until February 10, 2019

Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566
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Visitors will be treated to a guided story experience where the residents of 19th-century New England prepare for a winter celebration – a Grand Ball, filled with “Winter Warmth and Cheer!” Each trade shop, house, meetinghouse, and tavern on the Village Common will be brought to life by costumed interpreters as they talk about how 19th-century folks would have prepared for such a grand event. A Sampling of What You'll See: Making candles for the family in the Small House…

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Old Sturbridge Village, Winter Warmth & Cheer

February 10 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until February 10, 2019

Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566
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Visitors will be treated to a guided story experience where the residents of 19th-century New England prepare for a winter celebration – a Grand Ball, filled with “Winter Warmth and Cheer!” Each trade shop, house, meetinghouse, and tavern on the Village Common will be brought to life by costumed interpreters as they talk about how 19th-century folks would have prepared for such a grand event. A Sampling of What You'll See: Making candles for the family in the Small House…

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April 2019

Old Sturbridge Village, Family Farm Fest

April 13 - April 14
Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566
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Greet the Village's new spring lambs, meet Laura Ingalls Wilder, play farm games, visit our two new pigs, and learn about life on an early 19th-century farm! The Village is open EVERY DAY during April School Vacation Week! Old Sturbridge Village invites young and old to celebrate spring with the arrival of baby animals and the preparation of our planting fields. Meet the Village’s cuddly, heritage breed newborns up-close and experience first-hand the responsibilities of raising animals on a farm…

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May 2019

Old Sturbridge Village, Wool Days

May 25 - May 27
Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566
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Discover how New Englanders reared sheep for their wool in the 1830s at Old Sturbridge Village's annual sheep shearing festival - Wool Days - on Memorial Day Weekend. Welcome our spring lambs and see the adult sheep get their annual "haircut." There will also be guest alpacas to visit and sheep herding demonstrations. Throughout the weekend, farmers perform sheep shearing, while experts show off the sheep herding skills of border collies. Costumed historians will demonstrate the entire wool textile process, from…

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August 2019

Old Sturbridge Village, Redcoats & Rebels

August 3 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:30am, repeating until August 4, 2019

Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566
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Redcoats & Rebels, returns to Old Sturbridge Village. Come see hundreds of costumed soldiers and experience a taste of what life (and battle) was like for those who fought to win America's freedoms. See the largest military re-enactment in New England with nearly 1,000 soldiers portraying British, Irish, Spanish, Scottish, French and Colonial troops. The Village is transformed into a military camp from the time of the War for Independence, as it was known in early New England. Come see what it…

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Old Sturbridge Village, Redcoats & Rebels

August 4 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:30am, repeating until August 4, 2019

Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566
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Redcoats & Rebels, returns to Old Sturbridge Village. Come see hundreds of costumed soldiers and experience a taste of what life (and battle) was like for those who fought to win America's freedoms. See the largest military re-enactment in New England with nearly 1,000 soldiers portraying British, Irish, Spanish, Scottish, French and Colonial troops. The Village is transformed into a military camp from the time of the War for Independence, as it was known in early New England. Come see what it…

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