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 Village has over 700 acres of forests, with trails, ponds and dams to enjoy.

Tying the Knot?

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


Music on the Meeting House Green

Sundays in Summer  |  4–5pm  |  Full List of Performances    First concert  | June 20  |  The Spark: River Sister & ...
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Indoor and Outdoor Guided Tours

STARTING JUNE 12  |  Indoor and Outdoor Guided Tours now offered Tuesday—Sunday:  Tour Information, Schedule and Tickets  For group tour information, ...
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Simply Shaker Virtual Auction and Picnic

SAVE THE DATES  |  Auction: August 1 – August 15  |  Picnic: August 18   |  View the Event page. ...
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Thank you to everyone for supporting the Village through NH Gives.

Thanks to the generosity of our supporters NH Gives was a great success. Funds raised through this year’s NH Gives will be used to support the Village’s 2021 Initiatives, including our new Trail Map Project.  Learn more by watching our video below. NH Gives has ended, but you can still make a gift to help support the village, Give Now! 

Discover the creative and spiritual lives of the Canterbury Shakers through guided tours of the Village. Explore beautiful Shaker architecture and craft. Enjoy a picnic lunch or peruse our gift shop.


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

Thank you to our generous Supporters:

Canterbury Shaker Village is partially supported by grants from: