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Rates, Dates & Hours

Important information before planning your visit!




2023 Historic Village Season 


2023 SEASON Dates & Hours
Opening Day - Wednesday May 3, 2023

Spring Hours (May 3 - 27, 2023):
Open Wednesday  - Friday from 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Summer  Hours (May 31 - September 2, 2023)
Open Wednesday - Saturday from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Fall Hours (September 6 - October 28, 2023):
Open Wednesday  - Friday from 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


2023 Admission Rates:

Tickets can be purchased at the Welcome Center which is also the entrance to the Historic Village. For location information while on the complex follow this link: Complex Map

2023 Regular Admission Rates:
Students (ages 4-16): $18
Children (ages 3 and under): Free
Seniors (60 and over): $22

2-Day Admission Ticket: Adults, $34; students (ages 4-16), $24. Valid for two consecutive days, non-transferable.

Senior or AAA Discount may be used, only 1 discount applies.

PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED into the Historic Village. Follow this link for other information before you come to Sauder Village: Know Before You Go

AAA Member Discount

Adults: $2 discount      Students: $1 discount

Military Discounts

Active Duty Military & Reserves: Free

Military Family: Adults $22; Students $17
Military Veterans: Adults $22; Students $17


logoMuseums For All

In partnership with Museums for All, Sauder Village offers discounted $3 admission for up to 4 people with SNAP/EBT card. Please present your SNAP/EBT card at the Admissions Desk to receive this offer.


Blue Star Museums Discount

In partnership with Blue Star Museums, Sauder Village offers free general admission to active military, plus five family members, from Armed Services Day (Saturday, May 21) through Labor Day (Monday, Sept. 5).

Sauder Village Membership

Purchase a membership to enjoy all that Sauder Village has to offer – free admission, special events, discounts on member events, classes, buggy rides and shopping. Join today! Follow this link to purchase a MEMBERSHIP.

Retail Shops:

Gift Shop

Open Tuesday –  Friday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
Summer Hours (May - December) Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Winter Hours (January - April) Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Closed Sunday and Monday. 
For more details: Gift Shop


Threads of Tradition Quilt Shop

Tuesday – Friday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturdays (May – 1st Saturday in Nov) 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturdays (2nd Saturday in Nov – April) 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed Sunday and Monday
For more details: Threads of Tradition Quilt Shop


General Store

Open During Historic Village  Season:
Open Wednesday – Friday 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.,
Closed Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. General Store

The Barn Restaurant:

Follow this link for Barn Restaurant. Open Year 'Round. The Barn Restaurant will have adjusted hours and food options until further notice. Thank you for your understanding.
Tuesday – Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Hot Buffet, Soup & Salad Bar, Menu and Daily Specials are available.

2023 Hours:
Tuesday-Saturday, 11am-7pm.  
Sunday & Monday – CLOSED

Doughbox Bakery

Follow this link for Doughbox Bakery.
Open Year Round:
NEW Hours:
7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Tuesday - Saturday
Drive-Up Window Open at 6:30 a.m. 
Closed on Mondays 

Café in Welcome Center:

Temporarily Closed until further notice. The Barn Restaurant, Soda Fountain and Doughbox Bakery is available for food and beverages. 
Open during the Historic Village season. Wednesday – Saturday 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. for Lunch (sandwiches, side salads), Drinks and Snacks are offered.  Follow this link for Café.

Soda Fountain on 1920s Main StreetCLOSED DUE TO OFF SEASON
Open seasonally - Wednesday thru Friday, 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Ice cream treats, special sodas, hot dogs, snacks and beverages. 
Requires a paid admission or membership to access the Soda Fountain. 

Sauder Heritage Inn

Follow this link for more details: Sauder Heritage Inn. Open year round!


Closing during the Off season.  Reopens April 2023!
Follow this link for Campgrounds.

Founder's Hall

Event Facility - Conferences, Weddings, Lectures, Company Meetings, Concerts, Trade Show, etc... Follow this link for more details: Founder's Hall.
Open year round!

Sauder Village Office

Located in Welcome Center:
Open Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

NOTICE Offices will be closed Monday, March 20

Welcome Center is located:
22611 State Route 2
PO Box 235
Archbold, OH 43502



Gift of Membership

Give the gift of a Membership to share in the fun all year long.

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Easter Feast

Make our Easter Feast part of your family tradition!  Order from the Barn Restaurant in advance to just heat and serve! 

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