BEHIND THE SCENES AT THE MUSEUM
Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill preserves more than 5,000 artifacts associated with the Pleasant Hill Shakers. Go behind the scenes with Shaker Village’s curator in this series of workshops to explore highlights from this unique collection.
Sunday, March 26 | 2-3:30 p.m.
Shaker Village has the world’s largest collection of Kentucky Shaker rugs and carpeting. Learn about the Shaker sisters’ robust textile industry in the 19th century and the beautiful rugs they created using recycled and reused materials. Discover some of the challenges in caring for historic textiles, and gain practical tips about textile preservation that can be applied to your own family heirlooms.
Annual Passholder: $20
Non-Annual Passholder: $30