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Sauder Village

22611 State Route 2, Archbold, OH 43502-9452
+1 800-590-9755
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What a great day we had visiting the Pioneer Village. So many shops staffed with people in "Period... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Huntington, Indiana, USA
via mobile
Takes a few hours for this expansive display

The displays are great. The entire place is a collection of 1800 circa shops, schools, church... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ocqueoc, MI
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Sauder Village is Ohio's Largest living history destination with costumed guides in historic homes and shops in a walk through time experience from 1803 - 1920's Talented artisans and craftsman blending skill and creativity in fiber, wood, glass and clay. Stay at the Sauder Heritage Inn or Campground and enjoy a delicious meal at the Barn Restaurant and homemade backed goods a the Doughbox Bakery. The Historic Village is open seasonally from late April to late October.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“the barn” (32 reviews)
“train ride” (20 reviews)
“barber shop” (10 reviews)
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22611 State Route 2, Archbold, OH 43502-9452
+1 800-590-9755
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great day we had visiting the Pioneer Village. So many shops staffed with people in "Period" attire. We experienced thread making, weaving, glass blowing, basket making, buggy rides, broom making, cooper smithing, gardening, grinding corn at the gristmill, and other things we didn't...More

Thank Ispdet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The displays are great. The entire place is a collection of 1800 circa shops, schools, church, Railroad Station you get the idea, think miniture Greenfield Village. We have been here 4 times and enjoyed each time. You will too.

Thank AlnSue
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The village is quite a nice little surprise. Full of historic items and suitable for small children because it is small enough to be manageable. Opportunities to see blown glass, weaving, and other hand arts but you can go your own speed, stopping where your...More

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our visit to Sauder Village. It has grown quite a bit since last visit in the 80's. Each building (church, school, barber, etc.) has a host who will share information and stories with visitors. It is both educational/informative and a nice way to...More

Thank jwoge
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is fun to see if never been there before .made a day trip with the wife to get out of town for the day

Thank bodymanmyers10
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I only learned about Sauder Village by booking a bus trip through Great Day Tours in Cleveland, OH and truly enjoyed the day. We visited each and every building and enjoyed talking with the 'back in time' staff located in almost every one of them....More

Thank Patty_in_Cleveland
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This is one of the best run and best value historic villages that you will find anywhere. Understanding a multi-cultural community that featured Amish, Mennonites, Protestant, Catholics and other pioneer farmers who settled in NW Ohio in the 18th and 19th centuries can be seen...More

Thank dlsmissionary
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This place everyone in the family can walk away from with something from. You can both see how things were in early days of Ohio and take home part of what you see thanks to craftsman and women sell the things they make. I have...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Just. Came. Back from. There. What. A. Great. Variety. Of. Buildings. Each. Buolding. Has people in costume. That would. Tell. You. About. The. Shop. Place is. Quite. Large. Save your. Appetite. For. The. Barn. Restaurant on the. Outside. Of. The. Village.

Thank rileypickles
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We decided to visit on a whim not quite sure what to expect. From the very first person we encountered to the last these were some of the most pleasant, engaging and friendly people at any attraction we've been. Everything is very clean and well...More

Thank Ladyhawk217230
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1 September 2017|
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Response from dlsmissionary | Reviewed this property |
Bus tours are quite common and they come all times of the year but more in the summer and fall seasons. The village is pretty compact but yes there is a lot of walking so wear comfortable shoes. Many of the shops sell... More
1 September 2017|
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Response from Richard D | Reviewed this property |
Yes a warm weather activity. A bit of walking though it is a level senior should be able to handle it easily
12 August 2017|
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Response from Sue L | Reviewed this property |
Adults $17 6-10 $11 under 5 free $2 off for seniors/AAA $1 off for students We paid $169 for a country pkg Which included a night stay at inn, free breakfast, 2 adult passes plus 1 child and a $30 credit towards barn... More