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Events: History

Meet a Lighthouse Keeper

Chat with a costumed interpreter describing the life of a 19th-century lighthouse keeper at Faulkner’s Light. Admission also... View Event »

Military Fort Visitor Center opens for the summer

The Visitor Center contains military artifacts and information about the 22nd Coastal Artillery which was headquartered at Fort... View Event »

Scout Day!

Scout Day at Old Sturbridge Village is one of the Scout programs offered by OSV, providing Scouts, and... View Event »

Swimming Against the Tide in Pin Curls and Crinoline

Susan Campbell, author of Tempest-Tossed The Spirit of Isabella Beecher Hooker, discusses the noted abolitionist, suffragette and spiritualist.... View Event »

Textile Weekend: Everyday Elegance: Early 19th Century Clothing for Ladies and Gentlemen

Each year, Old Sturbridge Village explores a different aspect of 19th-century textiles. This year will focus on everyday... View Event »

The Amoskeag Manufacturing Company – A History of Enterprise on the Merrimack River

A presentation on the history of enterprise on the Merrimack River! The Amoskeag Manufacturing Company experienced extraordinary growth... View Event »

The Artists of Cedar Hill

Learn about the lives and accomplishments of some of Cedar Hill’s noteworthy artists. Debbie Alter leads this tour... View Event »

The CCC in Northern Vermont

The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) employed millions of young men between 1933 and 1942, at the height of... View Event »

The Haymarket

An exhibition of more than 40 black and white photographs by Justin Goodstein, with quotes from vendors and... View Event »

Touring New England

Explore more than 100 years of travel and tourism in New England . This charming exhibition reveals the... View Event »

Veterans’ Day

To celebrate Veterans Day, Old Sturbridge Village will present special activities celebrating the nation’s military history. See how... View Event »

West Hartford History Series: The Flood of ’55

On Wednesday, August 19 at 7 p.m., Ryan Hanrahan, a meteorologist at NBC30, will show the Flood Story... View Event »

West Hartford History Series: The Flood of ’55

On Wednesday, August 19 at 7 p.m., Ryan Hanrahan, a meteorologist at NBC30, will show the Flood Story... View Event »

Wethersfield Historical Society – Cove Warehouse and Hurlbut-Dunham House Open Weekends: May 23 through October 4

May 23 through October 4 on Saturdays and Sundays 1:00 – 4:00 p.m., our Cove Warehouse Maritime Museum... View Event »



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