Shop, Eat & Stay
The Village Store
Stop by the Village Store and discover distinctive, artisan-quality goods made with Shaker-inspired workmanship and ingenuity. Take home an oval box, basket or broom, many of which are handmade in the workshops at the Village. Textiles, soaps, candles and cards are also available, along with a selection of locally-made maple syrup, chocolates and other specialty foods.
Hours: Saturdays from 11 am – 4 pm, during special events, and by appointment any day of the week.
*The Store will be closed for Easter weekend, April 3 & 4.
The Creamery Café
The Café is currently closed; opening dates will be posted as soon as they are determined.
The Café offers light lunch options in a relaxed, authentic Shaker setting. You will also find snacks, drinks, and locally produced food items. The Café offers seating inside and out.
Make a day of your visit to the Village by seeing more in and around Canterbury!
You might enjoy the Fox Country Smokehouse, a fixture in Canterbury for over 50-years and just four miles from the Village. The Canterbury Country Store in Canterbury Center is a traditional general store and in addition to staples, features the products of more than 40 local craftspeople and businesses.
The Canterbury Farmer’s Market is held every Wednesday from 4 – 6:30 pm, located at 9 Center Road, Canterbury, New Hampshire, 03224.
To the north of the Village, you’ll find an array of restaurants and an outlet mall in Tilton, at Exit 20 off Interstate 93.
Concord, New Hampshire’s capital city, is about 20 minutes south of the Village and offers a lively restaurant and cultural arts scene that includes the Capitol Center for the Arts, Red River Theatres, the NH Historical Society, and the McAuliffe/Shephard Discovery Museum. Easy access from the Village is via Shaker Road south to Route 106 and I-393.
Where to Stay
Canterbury Center Bed & Breakfast’s historic guest house is conveniently located in the picturesque Center of Canterbury, centrally located in mid-state Merrimack County, New Hampshire, and easily accessible from Interstate 93 and Route 132.
The Historic Nutmeg Inn B&B is located just 5 minutes away from downtown Meredith and beautiful Lake Winnipesaukee, the Nutmeg Inn’s provenance dates back to 1763 as the Eliphalet Rawlings Homestead.