- The Shakers
- Programs & Events
IN THE NEWS! On May 31, CBS Sunday Morning aired “By Design” featuring Hancock Shaker Village and Curator Lesley Herzberg. Click here to watch it.
Planning a wedding or special event? The rustic simplicity of our Shaker farm provides a timeless historic setting, vibrant gardens and plenty of room for guests to kick back and relax. Choose from a variety of locations in our historic buildings or our classic Event Tent with breathtaking views of the Round Stone Barn. Go to FUNCTIONS for more.
Be sure to visit our Village Store for authentic Shaker oval boxes and other unique gifts!
Join us any Tuesday to watch master woodworkers in the Brethren’s Shop, Tannery, and Laundry & Machine Shop as they power wood lathes by foot and water, and construct oval boxes from scratch. This special display of traditional woodworking methods is included in regular admission.
Become a part of the CSA at Hancock Shaker Village and claim a share of our gardens this summer! Sign up now for Option #1 (feeds 1-2) or Option #2 (feeds 3-4) for fresh, pesticide-free produce every week from June through October. Choose Thursday or Saturday pick-up. Green beans, peppers, sweet corn and squash, plus fresh herbs and flowers! Full payment required before first distribution. 2015 distribution will begin in early June and run for 20 to 22 weeks. Purchase CSA 2015
Click on “Exhibits” to learn more about the artists and their installations throughout the Village.