Plan Your Visit Today

History, food, shopping and more — just look at all we have to offer!

Whether you’re planning a day trip or making Sauder Village your vacation destination, let us show you all we have to offer! From two hours to two days (or more!), Sauder Village is a special destination to stay, eat, shop and have fun! Take a look at this short video to learn more about the Sauder Village Experience!

Historic Sauder Village

Take a step back in time at Ohio’s largest living-history village! Explore more than 40 historic homes and shops, visit with costumed guides and working craftsmen, try unique hands-on activities and so much more! Have fun learning something new while making special memories together!

What's Happening Today?
Want to find out what's happening today at Sauder Village? Click here to view the Calendar Page on our website to view the "Today at Sauder Village" events.  We will plan to add scheduled activities in the Historic Village at least one week in advance (note - activities are subject to change and are weather dependent).

New Monthly Themed Activities 

Discover daily activities at Sauder Village during this new 2018 season.  Follow this link for a listing of each activity offered in September: September 2018 - Gather at Sauder Village. Or proceed to the Online Calendar and click thru to the Today at Sauder Village event on the day of your choice to see what is offered. 
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Barn Restaurant

Enjoy delicious food under the wooden timbers of a 150-year-old barn. Our family-friendly restaurant is recognized for home-style food like roast beef, Barn chicken, real mashed potatoes, homemade rolls and pies. Buffet, family-style dining and a full menu are all available. Follow this link to more details, hours and specials: Barn Restaurant

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Doughbox Bakery

With homemade cookies, pies, doughnuts and breads, the Doughbox Bakery is a favorite stop for sweet treats while at Sauder Village. Follow this link for more details and hours: Doughbox Bakery.

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Sauder Heritage Inn

Enjoy a relaxing, fun-filled overnight stay at this 98-room country inn. With spacious guest rooms, indoor pool and hot tub, game and exercise rooms and plenty of unique gathering spaces, the Heritage Inn is a popular getaway for couples, families, groups and more! Follow this link for more details: Sauder Heritage Inn.

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Sauder Village Campground

A beautiful respite just a brief stroll from the Historic Village and Restaurant, the Sauder Village Campground offers 87 sites with many great amenities including a new splash pad, access to indoor pool/hot tub, fishing at Little Lake Erie and much more! Follow this link for more information: Sauder Campground.

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Unique Shopping

Shopping is a favorite activity at Sauder Village! Unique retail shops include Lauber’s General Store, Village Gift Shop, Threads of Tradition Quilt Shop and Sauder Store & Outlet, as well as many craft shops throughout the Historic Village (open seasonally). Follow the following links for more information:
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Threads of Tradition Quilt Shop

Lauber's General Store

Herb Shop

Stella Leona Chocolates &  Coffees

Sauder Store & Outlet

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Barn Getaway

Escape the hustle & bustle of a hectic schedule, plan a fun-filled get-away with great food, memorable experiences and warm hospitality!

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