The Village opened April 15, 2017.
Spring hours April 15 – June 30
10am – 4pm every day
Summer and Fall hours July 1 – November 12 10am – 5pm every day
Winter hours November 18 – December 17 weekends only
Adults $20 ($18 for Seniors, AAA members, MTA cardholders, and active and retired U.S. Military)
Youth $8 (ages 13-17)
Children (12 and under) are FREE with a paying adult, courtesy of
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Walking tour maps are available in English, French, German, Japanese, and Spanish. Audio Tour (rent for $2) are available in English, German, French, and Italian. The orientation video is captioned in English for the hearing impaired. A script version is also available — just ask the Box Office.
DISABLED ACCESS The Visitor Center, restrooms, galleries, store, cafe, and all meeting spaces are wheelchair accessible. Compact-dirt pathways and boardwalks throughout the Village provide access to the gardens and grounds, as well as the mile-long Farm & Forest Trail, which also features interpretive signage. Some buildings in the historic Village are wheelchair accessible via ramp, including the Round Stone Barn and the Trustees’ Office & Store. Keep in mind, however, that most buildings in the historic Village are NOT wheelchair accessible. Wheelchairs are available free of charge with advance reservation — just call 413.443.0188 x 100.
PETS Because Hancock Shaker Village is a working farm with livestock and poultry, pets are not allowed on the Village grounds. Service dogs are welcome, however.