Guided Tours

Learn about the Canterbury Shakers from our knowledgeable guides.


Join us in celebration and learning at one of our many Shaker-inspired events.


The Shakers were dedicated makers. Come see and learn their techniques.

Tying the Knot?

A romantic venue for weddings, rehearsal dinners, and more.


Canterbury Shaker Village Hosts Snowshoe Race

Canterbury Shaker Village Hosts Snowshoe Race Saturday, March 6 at 10am There’s still time for winter fun this season! In ...
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Guided Hike to the Sugar Camp

Saturdays, March 20, March 27, and April 3 from 1–3pm.Each tour limited to 12 people to ensure social ...
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Canterbury Shaker Village Hosts Annual 5k Race

Saturday, May 15 at 10am In partnership with the Capital Area Race Series (CARS) and Millennium Running, Canterbury Shaker ...
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Private Tours of the Village

Available by appointment, weather permitting.
For groups of two to twenty (or more with special arrangements) Socially-distanced walking tours of ...
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Discover the creative and spiritual lives of the Canterbury Shakers through guided and selfguided tours. Enjoy lunch or peruse our gift shop. Explore beautiful Shaker architecture and craft.


Canterbury Shaker Village Tours

Free Outdoor Village Tours

Saturdays and Sundays
11:00am and 2:00pm

Free, socially-distanced walking tours of the Village.
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Sunday Artists Series: Concerts on the Green

July 26th (Rain date 8/2) and August 9th, 16th, and 23rd

Bring a picnic, bring a chair, and enjoy a series of concerts on the green. Learn more

Sitting on nearly 700 acres, the Canterbury Shaker Village features not only thirty historic buildings, but a network of nature trails, ponds, and gardens for outdoor exploration.

Three Ways to Support the Village Right Now

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Canterbury Shaker Village is partially supported by grants from:

Header photo: LaBrie Media.