Shaker Heritage Society, Albany

4.0
#2 of 7 in Historic Sites in Albany
Site of the first Shaker community. Nine historic buildings, herb garden, walking trails. Small museum with a great gift shop in a bucolic setting adjacent to Albany Airport.
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  • I have been to 2 other shaker villages one in kentucky and one in Pitsfield Massachuttes this one needs a lot of capital to restore the old existing structures it is a shame since this movement starte...  more »
  • This was the first Shaker village in the US. The main building has been restored and open to the public. Besides the building they have a 20 minute video and a gift shop. The rest of the village is st...  more »
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  • This is a nice little place to have a wedding or any kind of party inside old barn that was was destroyed in 1916. it has been refurbished since then the setting on the side of the road by Albany Airport with a chicken coop and all. Nice little white fence around the area the nice little place to be
  • Not much to see here. We went for the annual craft fair. About 50 vendors ranging from inexpensive bazaar crafts to high end jewelry. No resellers! Hit some yummy Hickory syrup, bundt cakes and funky earrings.

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