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Hours & Tickets


Open seven days a week, including Mondays and Holidays, through Nov 2, 2014.    Members are always FREE!

      10 am to 5 pm


Celebrate the return of the popular Young Shakers Tour,  held daily at 11 am.  Click on Shaker Adventures for more.


Adults    $18

Seniors   $17

Youths  (ages 13-17)   $8

Members  FREE

Children (12 and under) FREE

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Admission to Hancock Shaker Village includes self-guided access to 750 acres of countryside, 20 historic buildings (many with costumed interpreters), the world-famous Round Stone Barn, working farm with herds of heritage-breed animals, galleries of Shaker furniture and artifacts, special exhibits, The Center for Shaker Studies, Village Store, (also available online) and Village Harvest Cafe. (2014 Cafe Menu).

Included in regular admission

  • Guided tour of the Brick Dwelling, daily at 11 am and 3 pm
  • Demonstration of the water-powered turbine, daily at 1 pm
  • Live Shaker music and dance performance, daily at 1:30 pm
  • Fascinating demonstrations by costumed interpreters
  • Children’s activities in the Discovery Room throughout the day
  • Miles of hiking trails, including the mile-long Farm & Forest Trail
  • Picnic area

A free walking tour map available in English, French, German, Japanese and Spanish. Audio Tour available for $2 in English, German, French and Italian. iPad stations throughout the Village take you deeper into the Shaker story.

Click here to see all admission discounts.

Go to Programs & Events to learn more about Shaker Adventures and other fun-filled guided tours. Advance reservation required.


The Visitor Center, Center for Shaker Studies, restrooms, galleries, Village Store, Village Harvest Cafe and all meeting spaces at Hancock Shaker Village are ALL wheelchair accessible.

Compact-dirt pathways and wooden boardwalks throughout the Village provide access to the gardens and grounds. Some of our historic buildings are wheelchair accessible via ramp, including the Round Stone Barn and the mile-long Farm & Forest Trail, which includes interpretive signage.

Hancock Shaker Village’s orientation video is captioned in English for the hearing impaired, and we offer a script version of all videos.

Wheelchairs are available free of charge with advance reservation. Call 413.443.0188 x 100.


Because Hancock Shaker Village is a working farm with livestock and poultry, we do not allow pets on the Village grounds, however service dogs are allowed.