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A Special Event That Will Make You Proud To Live Here!

Saturday, November 18th

 

The 7th Annual MOVERS and SHAKERS event will be held at Canterbury Golf Club and will be honoring Shaker Heights Visionaries who give back to our community!

 

MUSEUM HOURS

 

Tuesday - Friday

11am - 5pm

 

Sundays

2pm-5pm

 

Closed major holidays

 

For group tours, please call 216.921.1201

to make special arrangements! 

 

Featuring Northeast Ohio artists in our Lissauer Art Gallery,  we are proud to sell art and wares, books, and other specialty gifts with a local or Ohio source in our Spirit Tree Gift Shop!

 For 70 years we have been celebrating all things Shaker. We operate a museum with temporary exhibits as well as permanent ones about the Shakers of North Union and the development of Shaker Heights.
GETTING HERE

Thank You Thompson Hine!

7th Annual Movers & Shakers Platinum Sponsor

 

 

 

 

Thompson Hine's Cleveland office, the firm's first, has an outstanding century-old reputation both in the legal profession and in the community. We are  known for lending strong support to Cleveland and the other Northeast Ohio communities in which we live and work. We are highly involved and active in the business community, serving in leadership roles in nonprofit and civic organizations, industry groups, regional economic development organizations and professional associations. Many of our lawyers are acknowledged thought leaders on crucial Northeast Ohio business and legal issues.

Find out more about how Thompson Hine could serve you:

www.thompsonhine.com

 

We are a block NORTH of Shaker Blvd and a block EAST of Lee Road.

 

We are close to the Shaker Rapid RTA Green Line stop at Lee Road.

 

Free parking is behind the museum facing the garage, or on the street facing west only on the north side of the street.

The Shaker Historical Society was founded in 1947 by 12 volunteers who sought to preserve the legacy of the North Union Shakers! Today, we need volunteers to help us with a number of projects - some of which you can even do at home!  

OUR MISSION

We inspire people to engage in and celebrate the Shaker Heights story... past, present and future! 
We focus our exhibits and programming on...
ART - ARCHITECTURE - GARDENS - HISTORY and COMMUNITY!

 

 

MAKE A DONATION
VOLUNTEER

We teach audiences of all ages  about the exceptional history of this place. Embrace the past, present and future of Shaker Heights and its impact on the region by making your donation today!

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

Join us for a nostalgic opening of our winter exhibit,

Play with Me: Teddy Bears and Dolls 

Nov 15, 2017 from 6-8pm.

Admission Free

RSVP 216.921.1201

Exhibit on display from

Nov 15, 2017- Jan 28, 2017

 

Join us for a special opening and artist talk in our Lissauer Gallery!

ROUND AND AROUND

The Art of Mindy Tousley

Friday, Nov 3, 2017 from 6pm-8pm

Admission Free

RSVP 216.921.1201

Exhibit on display from

Nov 3, 2017- Jan 5, 2017

 

11/3

6-8pm

Lissauer Gallery Opening and Artist talk of ROUND AND AROUND

The Art of Mindy Tousley

11/10

Veteran's Day Observance: Museum Closed

11/15

Gallery Preview and Opening Winter Exhibit: Play With Me

Dolls and Teddy Bears

11/18

Movers & Shakers

11/19

2-4pm

Garden programs: Holiday Centerpieces and Wreaths

11/20—12/22

SHS Food Drive

11/23-11/24

Thanksgiving: Museum Closed

12/2

1-3pm

Mindy Tousley Studio  Demonstration: A joint SHS and AAWR program 

12/3

3-5pm

Holiday Open House

12/24-12/25

Christmas Eve & Christmas Day: Museum Closed

12/31-1/1

New Year's Eve & New Year's Day: Museum Closed

1/15

Martin Luther King Day: Museum Closed

1/28

3-4:30pm

Annual meeting of the Members with guest speaker Prof Mark Souther - Believing in Cleveland: Managing Decline in The Best Location in the Nation

2/2

6-8pm

Gallery Preview and Opening Spring Exhibit: Shaker Eats