Unless otherwise noted, all programs are included with general admission to the museum.
Now open Saturdays! Visit the newly reopened Wilson Printing Office where printer in residence Martin Antonetti will be on hand to demonstrate the printing process for visitors. This shop was […]
October 6, 7, 8, 9, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28 from 9:30 a.m.–4 p.m. each day at Hall Tavern Kitchen. The New England of today would not be known […]
Join us for a Historic Trade Demonstration of 1812 Marine Guard and Medicine with Dr. Jack Richman and Lieutenant Stan Kumar. Included with general admission.
Come enjoy a historic trade demonstration of coopering with Neil and Mary Muckenhoupt. Included with general admission.
Learn about the creation of redware pottery in a historic trade demonstration with Rick Hamelin. Included with general admission.
Enjoy a historic trade demonstration of powder horn carving with Laurie Semple McCarthy. Included with general admission.
Watch a historic trade demonstration of stoneware pottery creation with Mark Shapiro. Included with general admission.
Visit printer-in-residence Martin Antonetti at the Wilson Printing House, watch a paper-making demonstration with Elisa Lanzi (at the Apprentice’s Workshop), and take in a book-binding demonstration with Barbara Blumenthal (at […]
Watch a historic trade demonstration of gravestone carving with Karin Sprague. Included with general admission.
Gravestone-carving demonstration with Karin Sprague 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Hall Tavern. Illustrated lecture by Claire Carlson “Old Deerfield’s Old Graveyards” 11 a.m. Hall Tavern. Walk from Hall Tavern to the Old […]
Come watch a historic trade demonstration of blacksmithing with Rick Martin and Dennis Picard. Included with general admission.
Come enjoy historic trade demonstrations: Tailoring with Henry Cooke, Dressmaking with Linda Oakley, and Shoe Making with Peter Oakley. Included with general admission.
November 4 and 11 from 4–8 p.m. at Hall Tavern
Early New Englanders supplemented their meat supply with wild game such as turkey, rabbit, squirrel, bear, and venison. In this hands-on workshop, we will explore period recipes using game and eat one as the main course.
Meet the Society of the 17th Century, a group of re-enactors who bring our Hall Tavern to life with an array of period arts, crafts, and trades. Enjoy an open […]