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Library Hours:

Monday: 9am - 5pm
Tuesday: 9am - 8pm
Wednesday: 9am - 8pm
Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday (September - June): 9am - 2pm
 
For seasonal and holiday closings, please see our online calendar.

New Museum Pass – Canterbury Shaker Village

A free pass to Canterbury Shaker Village is now available to Goffstown Public Library cardholders, thanks to the Friends of the Library. Reservations for Canterbury Shaker Village passes can be made at the Museum Passes menu link at goffstownlibrary.com, or by visiting goffstownlibrary.com/passes – the museum opens for the season on May 4.

The Canterbury Shaker Village museum was founded in 1969 to preserve the heritage of the Canterbury Shakers. The Village has 25 restored original Shaker buildings, 4 reconstructed Shaker buildings, and 694 acres of forests, fields, gardens, nature trails, and mill ponds under permanent conservation easement.

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Canterbury Shaker Village Pass Details:

Admission with pass: FREE.
Children 5 years & under: FREE.
Maximum # of people allowed with each pass: 2 adults and 2 children. Additional family members are admitted for $9.50/adults and $4.50/children ages 6-17 (this is half-price of regular admission). NOT valid for members-only events, discounts at Store or Cafe, or for events that require additional fee or registration..

Hours:

  • May 4 – September 1: Tuesday – Sunday: 10am – 4pm
  • September 2 – October 20: 7 days/week: 10am – 5pm
  • October 26 – November 24: Saturday & Sunday: 10am – 4pm

Please visit www.shakers.org for the most up-to-date museum hours, closings, exhibit information and facility calendar.

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