Shaker Heritage Society

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Facility:Shaker Heritage Society
Description:The Shaker Heritage Society, founded in 1977, is a non-profit historic preservation group which runs interpretive educational programming about the Shakers and their influence on the region; it is also actively concerned with preserving the integrity of the Watervliet Shaker Historic District, America's First Shaker Settlement (Listed on the National Register of Historic Places.). The Church Family site, where the Society's offices are located, is the heart of the 770 acre historic district; eight remaining buildings, fields, apple orchard, Ann Lee Pond and nature preserve, and the Shaker cemetery, comprise an intact, contiguous site.
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Address 1:875 Watervliet Shaker Rd. Suite 2
Address 2:
City:Colonie
State/Province:NY
Zip Code:12211
V I S I T I N G   I N F O
Hours:Tues-Sat 10-4, closed January
Admission:Free, donations accepted, tours $3 per person, under age 12 free.
Telephone:(518) 456-7890
Website:http://www.shakerheritage.org/
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