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Fridays & Saturdays , October 10 - 11 & 17 - 18
Historic Ghost Walks of PA

Special Hours: 7 pm - 9 pm
Chair:Christina & Tim Button 570-434-3353  
Contact Christina: e-Mail

Special admission rates:
$5.00 ages 6 and up
under age 6 free.

     Take a spine-tingling nightime candlelight tour of the Village, while being thrilled by tales of ghosts and hauntings from our area and around the state of PA. Your shivers will not be from the chilly weather!
     Cider, hot chocolate and donuts provided at the end of the tours. Tours start about every 20 minutes throughout the night. Reservations recommended for all, required for parties of 10 or more.

THANKS to Girl Scout Troop 50159 for help with the flower planting, cleanup and painting!

     Old Mill Village Museum, in the scenic Endless Mountains of Pennsylvania, was founded over 50 years ago to preserve the area's rich heritage. It has become a center of education and history, showcasing the crafts and artifacts of the late 18th through the early 20th centuries.
     Established on donated land, buildings of historic and local interest have been moved onto the land, and others have been built to display these treasures of the past. During the Spring, Summer and Autumn seasons, the Village presents special events that bring different aspects of our history and heritage alive.
     All this is made possible by the efforts of the Associate Members of Old Mill Village, a local non-profit organization of dedicated volunteers who give of their time and talents to make Old Mill Village a living, working museum, "Where Antiquity Lives".

THANK YOU and welcome to Charp's Welding and Fabricating of Hallstead PA, a business supporter of Old Mill Village

     By appointment only: Group and individual tours of the buildings and grounds at Old Mill Village during weekdays and weekends when no events are scheduled. Two day advance notice is appreciated. To set up a tour or for more information contact Wayne Frederici at 570-499-8776 or  e-Mail.

Christine the soapmaker Right: Where did the early citizens in our area get the necessities of life such as soap before supermarkets and big chain stores? Come see our local crafts people demonstrate the way some everyday items were produced right here.

O.M.V.M. Mission Statement: Old Mill Village's purpose is to collect, preserve, protect, exhibit, educate and interpret the history and heritage of Northeastern Pennsylvania and the Endless Mountains Heritage Region.

DIRECTIONS: Located one mile south of New Milford, PA on Route 848. Follow signs off Interstate 81 exit 223 to New Milford, turn left on Route 11 (Main St), go about 200 feet and turn left on Route 848 for 1 mile. GPS coordinates: 41.85855, -75.723588

** Special Events **

Below:  State Representative Sandra Major at Fall Festival to present Old Mill Village with PA State Commendation for our 50th Anniversary celebration!

State recognition

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Old Mill Village 'Haunted House'
Friday & Saturday, October 24th & 25th

Hours 7 - 10pm
**Special Fundraiser**

Victorian Christmas and Tea
Saturday, December 13th

at Old Mill Village Church
Midtown Park, New Milford, Pa
Chairs: Sherman & Cindy Wooden
570-278-3199  e-Mail
Special Hours: 11 am - 4pm

School & Bus tours welcome by appointment
For more tour info please call Cindy Wooden 570-278-3199 or e-Mail us.
Please call or e-Mail if you are planning a visit on a weekday before you make your trip.
School and Bus Tour information

Old Mill Village Museum

Stone Fundraiser

10" x 10" paving stones
Inscription of your choice

Stones will be used to make new side walk in front of our main Gallery building

For price or inscription form contact
Christina Button 570-434-3353

Stone Fundraiser

Click here to meet some of the groups and businesses that financially support or demonstrate at Old Mill Village

Would you like to be a volunteer at Old Mill Village?
Do you have a skill you would like to demonstrate?
Or perhaps you would like to learn an old skill such as
broom making, candle making, quilts
carding & spinning, looms, caning
carriage restorations, carpentry or woodworking.

We could help you learn any of these old skills.
Please contact us by e-Mail or a letter to our address at:
Old Mill Village Museum,
P. O. Box 434
New Milford , PA 18834
For more information please call: 570-465-3448

Old Mill Village Covered Bridge

Links to other points of interest
If it is August, enjoy a day at the 'Harford Fair'
Center for Antislavery Studies (CASS)
Endless Mountains Heritage Region (EMHR)
For a higher learning experience try Lackawanna College, New Milford Center
Checkout the Paranormal at Old Mill Village
Civil War era music performed by Michael Hawver
Eileen M Patch, living history performer reading Civil War letters of George Englis, 89th NY
Member: Endless Mountain Tourist Bureau
Places to have fun in Pennsylvania: www.experiencepa.com
Overnight accomodations and activities:Endless Mountains Inn Keepers Association
Circa 1820's B&B at : Fiddle Lake Farm Bed and Breakfast
Or the: Colonial Brick Motel


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