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Canterbury Shaker Village

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288 Shaker Road
Canterbury, NH 03224 United States
603 783 9511 shakers.org

About Canterbury Shaker Village

Canterbury Shaker Village is dedicated to preserving the 200-year Shaker legacy of innovative design, entrepreneurship and simple living by providing a place for learning, reflection, and renewal of the human spirit. Visitors are encouraged to rethink tradition by learning about the life, ideals, values, and history of the Canterbury Shakers. The National Historic Landmark includes 25 restored original and four reconstructed Shaker buildings, and 694 acres of forests, fields, gardens, nature trails, and mill ponds under permanent conservation easement. The Village cafe offers simple lunch fare and the Museum Store features unique gifts and wares handmade by regional artisans. Canterbury Shaker Village, located at 288 Shaker Road in Canterbury, New Hampshire, will be open daily in 2016 from May 14-October 21 and weekends between October 22 and November 27. For more information, visit www.shakers.org

October 2021

Oct 23

X-C Competition at Canterbury Shaker Village

This fall, Canterbury Shaker Village will be hosting the X-C Competition, a series of three cross country races here through Village trails and pastures. Enjoy running through the crisp fall air and seeing spectacular foliage along the way. There will be two “regular season races” on Sunday, October 3 at 10am and on Friday eve, October 15 at 5pm. The final “Championship” race will be held on Saturday, October 23 at 10am. All races will take place at Canterbury Shaker…

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October 23, 2021 10:00 AM
October 23, 2021 12:00 PM
Canterbury Shaker Village
288 Shaker Road
Canterbury, NH 03224 United States
Oct 30

Stone Wall Building Workshop

The Stone-Wall Building Workshop is back by popular demand. Learn about the Canterbury Shaker’s stone-wall building craft and experience making and restoring the walls on site at the Village. Master stone artisan and mason, Kevin Fife, will draw on his decades of knowledge to restore portions of the Village’s iconic walls. As part of this project, Kevin will lead a hands-on workshop which will expose participants to the engineering and aesthetics of the Shakers’ skill through the actual rebuilding of…

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October 30, 2021 09:00 AM
October 30, 2021 04:00 PM
Canterbury Shaker Village
288 Shaker Road
Canterbury, NH 03224 United States
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