Past Exhibitions

The Shakers: America's Quiet Revolutionaries

New York State Museum, November 15, 2014 - March 6, 2016 - Albany, New York

The New York State Museum, in collaboration with Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon, Hancock Shaker Village, and the Shaker Heritage Society (Albany), as well as the State Library and State Archives, presents a major new exhibition detailing one of the most significant and influential communal religious groups in American history. Artifacts from these preeminent Shaker collections are exhibited together for the very first time.