Step into original, restored Shaker buildings and experience the world of the Canterbury Shakers. Stroll the grounds and discover our hiking trails, gardens, ponds and dams. Discover the unique spiritual life of the Shaker community through tours and educational programming. Or browse our collections online at any time!

Explore the village

Our collection of thirty buildings allows a unique view into the daily life of the Shaker Community. Visit everything from The Ministry to The Bee House and The Infirmary.


Enjoy a quiet, contemplative walk, or bring your family for a day of outdoor activity. On nearly 700 acres there is ample space for learning, hiking, and relaxing, all with vistas of the New Hampshire countryside.


Canterbury Shaker Village features not only beautiful architecture, but an extensive collection of Shaker furniture, crafts, and objects. Learn about the Shaker’s dedication to excellence and be inspired by their innovative techniques by exploring our collection. Learn more.