Outdoor Village Tours At Canterbury Shaker Village

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, & 23rd

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

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simply shaker virtual auction

Simply Shaker Online Auction and Picnic on the Green

Auction: Starts Saturday, August 14
Picnic: Saturday, August 29th

More information to follow.

Artisan Festival at Canterbury Shaker Village

Saturday, September 12th

The Canterbury Artisan Festival is a celebration of handcrafted arts with music, food, family activities, and demonstrations. Come admire artisans’ work and find unique gifts or something special for yourself!

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Indoor and Outdoor Guided Tours

Indoor and Outdoor Guided Tours now offered Tuesday—Sunday:  Tour Information, Schedule and Tickets Tours are offered Tuesday- Sunday at 11am, ...
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Stone-Wall Building Workshop

Stone-Wall Building Workshop Returns Saturday, October 30th—Sunday, October 31th, 9-4 pm Delicious Lunch Included! Visitors to the Canterbury Shaker ...
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X-C Competition at Canterbury Shaker Village

X-C Competition at Canterbury Shaker Village This fall, Canterbury Shaker Village will be hosting the X-C Competition, a series ...
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Tree-Planting Ceremony: Charles “Bud” Thompson

Charles “Bud” Thompson
4/12/1922 - 8/12/2021
Tree-Planting Ceremony for Charles "Bud" Thompson Friday, October 22, 3 p.m. Meeting House Lane Many ...
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Arts Week at Canterbury Shaker Village

Celebrating the arts through special workshops and performances. Not actual copy. Membership is a great way to support the mission of Canterbury Shaker Village while being able to enjoy all the Village has to offer from special members-only events to beautiful peaceful grounds.


Artists-in-Residence Program

The Artist-in-Residence program brings together contemporary artists to live at the Village for two or three weeks. 

2021 Artist-in-Residence Information and Application 

 Internships at the Village

Canterbury Shaker Village welcomes interns to assist during the museum’s summer and fall season. Two interns at a time will be in residence.

2021 Internship Information 
2021 Application

Canterbury Shaker Village Volunteers

Volunteer Opportunities

Join the Canterbury Shaker Village family. The work of the Village requires many helping hands and our volunteers provide invaluable assistance in many roles. Please consider contributing your time and talent.

Caring for the Nature of Canterbury Shaker Village

Read the Blog highlighting the learning and volunteer efforts of the Natural Resources Stewards program, which now delivers its learn-and-practice class at Canterbury Shaker Village.

Caring For Nature At Canterbury Shaker Village
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