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Hancock Shaker Village brings the Shaker story to life
and preserves it for future generations.

Go back in time, forward in thought. Living history museum in the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts.

CALF CUDDLING – Registration required
Sundays, 11 am

Spend an hour cozying up to our cuddly calves. Enter total relaxation as you feel the calves’ lower heart rate and higher body temperature.

June 14-16

Jam, listen, compete, learn, pick, dance, and celebrate at an immersive weekend of old-time and bluegrass music. Presented by Hancock Shaker Village and Oldtone Productions. Camping available.
Photo: Talya Phelps

FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Dinner with Mitch Horowitz
Friday, June 28, 6 pm

Mitch Horowitz, author of Occult America, takes a slightly off-center look at American history through the lens of those who believed, prayed, practiced, and lived a little differently from the rest of us, including Mother Ann Lee and the Shakers.

May 12May 26, June 9June 23July 27, August 25

It’s here to stay. Goat used to it.

Friday, July 12, 9 am-2 pm

Enhance your understanding and enjoyment of collecting by learning from experts in the field.

July 20, August 10

Uncork your chakras with some vino vinyasa. Enjoy a breathtaking sunset, yoga, and glass of wine. Open to all ages. Grape juice for those under 21.

Yankee Magazine’s New England Today TRAVEL Best of Massachusetts | 2018

Editors’ Choice Award – Best Historical Attraction

Hancock Shaker Village – An Orientation

Bride or groom to be?

Take your wedding vows at Hancock Shaker Village, chosen the “best” wedding venue in the Berkshires by Boston Magazine.

The simplicity of our Shaker farm and the timeless historic village provide the perfect backdrop for any wedding. We offer a variety of rooms to choose from in both modern and historic buildings. Or book our Event Tent, with views of the Round Stone Barn. Go to Host an Event for more information on Wedding Packages.

Please contact the Event Coordinator directly. or call 413443.0188 x273.

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