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Greenfield Village

From the Old Car Festival to the breathtaking Holiday Nights, Greenfield Village hosts events for every interest. And every day we have rich, immersive programming and activities to make the Village come alive.

Upcoming Special Events and Exhibits at Greenfield Village®

Member Appreciation Days

Member Appreciation Days

August 23-25, 2019

We set aside a few days to show our appreciation for the support we receive from our members in August. Enjoy double discounts on dining and shopping.

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Member Appreciation Days

August 23-25, 2019

We set aside a few days to show our appreciation for the support we receive from our members in August. Enjoy double discounts on dining and shopping.
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Old Car Festival

September 7-8, 2019 | Open Saturday until 9:00 p.m.

Feel the passion behind America’s longest-running antique car show, featuring hundreds of authentic vehicles from the 1890s through 1932 — all coming to life in the historic setting of Greenfield Village.

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Old Car Festival

September 7-8, 2019 | Open Saturday until 9:00 p.m.

Feel the passion behind America’s longest-running antique car show, featuring hundreds of authentic vehicles from the 1890s through 1932 — all coming to life in the historic setting of Greenfield Village.
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PNC Tinkering for Tots

Second Monday of each Month (August - October) | 10am - noon

Imagine, create, iterate. Set little minds and hands in motion second Mondays, with playful learning and storytelling.

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PNC Tinkering for Tots

Second Monday of each Month (August - October) | 10am - noon

Imagine, create, iterate. Set little minds and hands in motion second Mondays, with playful learning and storytelling.
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A Literary Feast

September 25, 2019 | 6:00 pm

Join The Henry Ford for an intimate evening of Frost’s work and his influence on modern poetry and literature.

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A Literary Feast

September 25, 2019 | 6:00 pm

Join The Henry Ford for an intimate evening of Frost’s work and his influence on modern poetry and literature.
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Fall Flavor Weekends

September 28-29 and October 5-6, 2019 | 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

From field to fork, experience America’s rich food culture in the abundant season of autumn through storytelling, demonstrations and our Saturday Farmers Markets.

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Fall Flavor Weekends

September 28-29 and October 5-6, 2019 | 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

From field to fork, experience America’s rich food culture in the abundant season of autumn through storytelling, demonstrations and our Saturday Farmers Markets.
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Farmers Market

Farmers Market

September 28 and October 5, 2019 (Saturdays) | 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Take home your own private bounty when you visit Greenfield Village's annual open-air Farmers Market. You'll meet some of our favorite farmers and food suppliers. Enjoy local herbs, artisanal ointments, organic spices, heirloom seeds, handmade pastas, and much more.

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Farmers Market

September 28 and October 5, 2019 (Saturdays) | 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Take home your own private bounty when you visit Greenfield Village's annual open-air Farmers Market. You'll meet some of our favorite farmers and food suppliers. Enjoy local herbs, artisanal ointments, organic spices, heirloom seeds, handmade pastas, and much more.
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Things to Do Today at Greenfield Village®

Cutting Tin

Tin Shop - Liberty Craftworks Historic Distric (9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Observe the Smiths at work. Lean about "poor mans silver" in an 1876-style shop.

Farm Work

Firestone Farm - Working Farms Historic District (9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Time is a resource to use wisely. From laundry to baking, each day of the week had its own chore in 1885. See how farmers make the most of each season with their daily work.

Glassblowing

Glass Shop, Liberty Craftworks Historic District (9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Skilled artisan glassblowers demonstrate free-blown and mold-blown techniques used to create decorative and practical glassware.

Historic Cooking

Firestone Farm House, Working Farms Historic District (9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Mornings))

Get inspired in your own kitchen when you step inside our historic kitchens spanning diverse regions, people and times.

Postmark

Phoenixville Post Office, Main Street Historic District (9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Send a vintage postcard at the Village Post Office with our own postmark and mail today's greeting in the sweet, slow way of the past.

Potter's Wheel

Pottery Shop - Liberty Craftworks Historic District (9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Look in on redware and stoneware pottery crafted by some of the true American artisans of Greenfield Village.

Parking is $6 per vehicle for non-members, free for members.

Printing Press

Printing Office - Liberty Craftworks Historic District (9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

See all the news that's fit to demonstrate about the printing press!

Parking is $6 per vehicle for non-members, free for members.

Recording Sound

Menlo Park Laboratory, Edison At Work Historic District (9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

An in-depth demonstration of the invention that made Thomas Edison famous…the phonograph. This is the technology that captured sound.

Parking is $6 per vehicle for non-members, free for members.

Weaving

Weaving Shop - Liberty Craftworks Historic District to location (9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Demonstration of the artisan craft of weaving on a loom, textile technology still widely used.

Parking is $6 per vehicle for non-members, free for members.

Pull a Flower From Glass

Glass Shop, Liberty Craftworks Historic District (10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)

Join us for a 30-minute, hands-on workshop with glassblowers to create your own glass flower. The $40 workshop fee includes instructions, production, and shipping. (Must be 14 years or older.)

$40 Activity fee plus Village admission. Includes shipping

Roundhouse Challenge

Railroad Turntable - Railroad Junction Historic District (10:50 a.m., 1:45 p.m. & 3:50 p.m.)

Try your hand at turning our 40-ton turntable, weather permitting, must be age 6 or older to operate.

Parking is $6 per vehicle for non-members, free for members.

Engineering Firsts

Outside Bagley Avenue Workshop - Henry Ford Model T Historic District (11:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.)

A replica of the very first engine that Henry Ford created in his kitchen sink in 1893, hums and thrums before your eyes. (weather permitting).

Lunch with the Ranger

In front of William Holmes McGuffey School (12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.)

Bring your own sack lunch and join the 1905 Forest Ranger as he prepares his authentic lunch over an open fire. Listen to stories about his daily duties and the history of the U.S. Forest Service.

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