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Textile Weekend at Old Stubridge Village

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Official Website:Textile Weekend at Old Stubridge Village
Venue:Old Sturbridge Village
Location:Route 20, Sturbridge, MA
Dates:Saturday, August 17, 2013 - Sunday, August 18, 2013
Hours:9:30 - 5:00pm
Ages:Kids, Teens, Adults
Cost:$ see below
Category:Arts & Culture

Textile Weekend at Old Stubridge VillageEach year, Old Sturbridge Village explores a different aspect of 19th-century textiles. Past topics have included quilting, needlework, and women's domesitic textile production. Join our costumed interpreters for textile-themed tours throughout the day.

This Weekend offers a rare glimpse into the Village’s textile collection. Visitors can enjoy tours and hands-on activities. Previous events have highlighted the needlework and quilt collections.

Eliza Farrar wrote in her 1836 publication The Young Lady's Friend, 'A woman who does not know how to sew is as deficient in her education as a man who cannot write'.


Regular Daytime Admission Rates(subject to change without notice)Adults: $24.00Seniors (65 and over): $22.00Youths (3-17): $8.00Children under age 3: FreeMembers: Free


Route 20, Sturbridge, MA map

Find Old Sturbridge Village as a point of interest or use the physical address:
40 Stallion Hill Road, Sturbridge, MA 01566

By Bus or Train
Amtrak, Peter Pan and Greyhound are serving the city of Worcester. Red Cab Taxi is available from the train or bus station to transport you to Sturbridge, MA.

By Air
Old Sturbridge Village is easily accessible from Logan International Airport in Boston, TF Green in Rhode Island, Bradley International Airport in Connecticut, Worcester Regional Airport or Southbridge Municipal Airport. Rental cars and limousine services are available from these airports.

FREE parking is available at our museum.

The E-ZPass transponder is accepted at the FAST LANE in Massachusetts. Calculate Toll for your trip on the Masspike [I-90].

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