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Know Before You Go

Important Information and Frequently Asked Questions About Visiting Sauder Village

Know Before You Go

 Our guests, employees, and volunteers are what make Sauder Village the extraordinary place it is, and their well-being is a top priority. Sauder Village is working with the local health department and following state guidelines for social distancing, face coverings, and sanitation to allow for a pleasant guest experience.

Ohio counties are currently under a mandatory mask order while out in public.  For the safety of our staff & guests, we require face coverings to be worn at all times in the Historic Village.

Masks are also required in indoor locations at Founders Hall, the Barn Restaurant, Doughbox Bakery and Sauder Heritage Inn


  • What are your safety measures?

  • How can people experience the Historic Village if they aren’t quite ready to visit?

  • How much will it cost to park?

  • Do you have strollers?

  • What options are there for dining?

  • Can I bring my pet to Sauder Village?

  • Is there an ATM machine on-site?

  • Do you rent wheelchairs or scooters?

  • Is Sauder Village handicap accessible?

  • Other Helpful Information . . .

Additional Sauder Village Business Updates:

Barn Restaurant
The Barn Restaurant dining room is open for guests to enjoy a delicious meal in a relaxed setting.  A new select menu is being offered with many homestyle favorites.  Our popular buffet is currently being served to guests on Friday and Saturday and carryout meals are available. We recommend calling ahead to place your carryout order. Curbside pick-up is available.  Hours are from 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Monday – Saturday. The Barn will remain closed on Sunday temporarily.

Doughbox Bakery
The Doughbox Bakery is open with delicious treats and Stella Leona Coffees and specialty drinks.  Bakery Hours are  7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Tuesday –  Friday, Saturday 7:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.  Drive up Window opens at 6:30 a.m.

Sauder Village Campground
The 87-site Campground is now open for the 2021 season. Due to state mandates, the indoor pool at the Heritage Inn is currently not available to campers.

Sauder Heritage Inn
The Sauder Heritage Inn is open for guests to enjoy. The indoor pool, hot tub, fitness center and game room are now open. Due to occupancy restrictions, these amenities are only available to registered Inn guests. The pool will not be available for Day Passes at this time.

Retail Shops
The Sauder Village Gift Shop and Threads of Tradition Quilt Shop are open Tuesday – Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Lauber’s General Store & Herb Shop will open for the season on May 6.

Founder’s Hall
We are able to host events at Founders Hall and our Heritage Inn. We have available dates - call to check availability! 800.590.9755


Antique Car Gathering

Cars on display will be older than 1942 with some dating back to the early 1900s!

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