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OSV Overseers’ Distinguished Speaker Series: Dan Kenary

Dan Kenary, President and Co-founder of Harpoon Brewery, will host a fun-filled evening of beer tasting paired with... Read More »

OSV Overseers’ Distinguished Speaker Series: Susie Middleton

Longtime editor of “Fine Cooking Magazine,” Susie Middleton is now an editor-at-large for the magazine and is author... Read More »

Music and Art Weekend

Old Sturbridge Village celebrates Father’s Day by extending free admission to all dads on June 15. The weekend... Read More »

Antique Carriage Rally

The Antique Carriage Rally is the second part of the historic transportation weekend at Old Sturbridge Village, featuring... Read More »

Antique Car Rally

When visitors first came to Old Sturbridge Village back in the 1940s, they toured the museum in their... Read More »

A Pound of Cure: Health Care in the 19th Century

Old Sturbridge Village will portray common 19th-century medical practices for its new event called A Pound of Cure:... Read More »

Wool Days

The sheep get their yearly old-fashioned shearing during Memorial Day Weekend at Old Sturbridge Village. Visitors can watch... Read More »

Mother’s Day

All mothers receive free admission to Old Sturbridge Village and receive a gift (while supplies last) in celebration... Read More »

OSV Overseers’ Distinguished Speaker Series: Nathaniel Philbrick

Award-winning historical non-fiction writer, Nathaniel Philbrick will make a special appearance at Old Sturbridge Village as part of... Read More »

OSV Overseers’ Distinguished Speaker Series: Linda Lefko

Join author and historic decorative painter Linda Lefko, author of Folk Art Murals of the Rufus Porter School:... Read More »

Patriots’ Day

Come celebrate the legacy of the New England patriots and their role in our nation’s birth at Old... Read More »

December School Vacation Week

Old Sturbridge is the perfect place to keep the kids busy during school vacation. Village historians and educators... Read More »

Christmas by Candlelight

Discover the foundations of today’s Christmas traditions at Old Sturbridge Village’s Christmas by Candlelight events. Village historians explain... Read More »

Thanksgiving Weekend

Each year, historians at Old Sturbridge Village re-create a 19th-century New England Thanksgiving. Learn about 1830s dining etiquette,... Read More »

Veteran’s Day

Old Sturbridge Village celebrates Veterans Day on Tuesday, November 11 by offering all veterans and active military personnel... Read More »

An Evening of Illumination

The annual Evening of Illumination is the one time each year visitors can experience an evening in the... Read More »

Treats and Tricks

A special evening of FREE Halloween festivities! Trick-or-treat inside the Village and enjoy family-friendly entertainment, including juggling, magic,... Read More »

From Field to Table Weekend

Costumed interpreters at Old Sturbridge Village will show how early New Englanders brought in the harvest and celebrated... Read More »

Apple Days

Old Sturbridge Village presents a weekend full of apple-related activities, including apple picking 1830s-style, orchard tours, and cider-making... Read More »

Friends’ Day

Each year, the Old Sturbridge Village hosts Friends’ Day to honor Members of the museum and thank them... Read More »

Harvest Party

There’s no better place to enjoy the brisk fall weather than at the Old Sturbridge Village Harvest Party... Read More »

Agricultural Exhibition

The coming of fall meant the all-important harvest time for 19th-century New Englanders. It is in the spirit... Read More »

Drummers’ Call

Fife-and-drum corps from around the country will gather at Old Sturbridge Village to drill, compete and perform military... Read More »

Family Fun Days

Come celebrate Labor Day Weekend at Old Sturbridge Village on August 30-September 1. Play old-fashioned games ranging from... Read More »

Textile Weekend

This weekend offers a rare glimpse into the Village’s textile collection. Visitors can enjoy tours of the Collection... Read More »

Redcoats & Rebels

Old Sturbridge Village is home to the largest Revolutionary War reenactment in New England, with more than 1,000... Read More »

Black History Weekend

Old Sturbridge Village celebrates Black History Weekend by retelling some of the most inspiring stories in African-American history.... Read More »



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