Spring Break

Date: March 13, 2017 - March 24, 2017 (11:00 AM - 4:30 PM)

We're throwing open the gates for 12 fun days.


March 13 - 24, 2017

• FREE admission
• Carousel Rides: only $2.65 each
• Adventure Guides: $6 each

Adventure Guide: The VillageAdventure Guide Information

Exploring the Village with our Adventure Guide leads Adventurers through hands-on activities, crafts and puzzles. There's matching, exploring, and measuring and more. It even includes a carousel ride ticket! Available at the gates for $6/guide (includes taxes).

Recommended for ages 8yrs and older or 5yrs with an adult partner.

Every Day Activities

• learn about lead type at the printshop
• feel the heat of the blacksmith’s forge
• ride the carousel
• talk to the teacher in the one-room schoolhouse
• watch a silent black & white movie
• chat to the clerk at the General Store
• explore the restored Interurban tram
• hear and smell coffee grinding in the General Store


Special Activities

Tinsmithing Demos Watch the crimping, cutting and curling at the
Sheet Metal Works. March 13 & 21, 2pm
Steam Demos See and hear the power of steam. 
March 17, 24, 11:30am & 2:30pm
Carousel Chats Behind the scene stories on our marvelous machine. March 15 & 22, 1pm
School Days Be a student in the one-room schoolhouse.
March 14, 16, 18, 19, 20, 23, 12noon & 3pm
Coffee Break Listen and smell coffee grinding in the General Store. Ongoing
Ruby's Lunch In the Schoolhouse, discover the contents of a child's lunch pail. Ongoing.

 Watch for more 'pop-up' activities!