The Hudson Valley Sights



Shaker Museum and Library

Shaker Museum and Library Review

You can learn about the daily life of the Shakers from one of the largest collections focusing on their culture. The extensive array of clothing and household textiles on exhibit is a highlight. The series of red barns also displays furniture, tools, machinery, and decorative objects from all of the major Shaker communities.

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  • Address: 88 Shaker Museum Rd., off Rte. 13 Old Chatham, NY 12136 | Map It
  • Phone: 518/794–9100
  • Cost: $8
  • Hours: Late May–Oct., Wed.–Mon. 10–5
  • Location: Kinderhook

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