Visit Shaker Museum's temporary exhibition of iconic Shaker objects and a preview of the Museum's new permanent home.


The Future is a Gift

17 Main St. Chatham, NY

Friday - Sunday from

11:00 AM - 2:30 PM and 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Admission is free

The exhibition features signature Shaker style furniture pieces, clothing, and household equipment that demonstrate the Shakers' unique design aesthetic as well as the values by which the community lived.


The exhibition celebrates how the museum itself will keep the Shaker legacy alive in its new facility with design details including floorplans, renderings and other features of the cultural institution being introduced to the community via this intimate showing.


In partnership with Chatham Wine & Liquor, from June 4, 2021 to September 3, 2021 

Shaker Museum will host Friday Meet Your Neighborhood

happy hours in the space from 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM.