Mission

The mission of Shaker Museum │ Mount Lebanon is to engage and inspire local, national, and global audiences by telling the story of the American Shakers.

MOUNT LEBANON

The Shakers at Mount Lebanon led the largest and most successful utopian communal society in America for 160 years, from 1787 to 1947.

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THE SHAKERS

The United Society of Believers in Christ’s Second Appearing, more commonly referred to as Shakers, is one of the most intriguing and influential religious and social movements in American history.

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HISTORY

Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon holds the world’s most comprehensive collection of Shaker objects, archives, and books, and stewards the historic North Family site at Mount Lebanon, the founding community of the Shakers.

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LEADERSHIP

Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon is supported by a committed, engaged, and active board of trustees; daily operations are run by a devoted and tireless staff.

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