Shaker Historical Society

We inspire people to engage in and celebrate the Shaker Heights story and its impact on the region… past, present, and future.

  • Bike Shaker TUDOR CITY TOUR Sept 15th

    Join architect Greydon Petznick and avid cyclist Rick Smith on a special ride around Shaker Heights. Learn about Tudor Revival and the eclectic style of architecture that developed in America at the beginning of the 20th century. Family friendly! Bike rental and tour $20 Tour $15 SHS 2019 Members enjoy a $5 discount to the above rates. Buy your tickets on EventBrite today! Subject to change due to weather.

  • DM Pulley BOOK LAUNCH, Talk and Tour

    Join us for this free book launch when Shaker Heights resident DM Pulley will discuss her latest book - NO ONE'S HOME! Loganberry Books is co-sponsoring this event and will be on hand to sell copies of the book which Pulley will sign for you! For the first 20 people who join the Shaker Historical Society as new 2019 members, she will GIVE YOU A BOOK! Free EVENT but please register on EventBrite to be assured a seat! PARKING - please reserve our driveway and parking behind the museum for thos…


    Bike Shaker is back in a special way. The LeSueur Team with H oward Hanna is once again partnering with the SHaker Historical Society to open doors of Shaker Heights homes to cyclists! Led by architect Greydon Petznick, cyclists learn about the architecture inside and out! Avid cyclist Rick Smith will keep everyone on track with their bikes and riding as a group. This is a super fun tour! Buy your tickets today on EventBrite!


    Amber Ford brings to the Lissauer Gallery her exceptional photography this month. This free Gallery Reception is Friday, July 12, 6-8pm. The artist will be present and will say a few words about her work around 7pm. She is a recent graduate of the Cleveland Institute of Art. Parking behind the museum or on the NORTH side of South Park Blvd. (our side has fire hydrants and it is illegal to park on the south side.) Any questions or to let us know you are coming - please call 216.921.1201


    Win a TUDOR REVIVAL GIFT BASKET and a 2020 Family memberhsip to the Shaker Historical Society by entering our "SPOT THE TUDOR ROSE" in Shaker Heights Photo competition! Find a Tudor Rose on a building in Shaker Heights, photograph it, and email it to by October 31st (also extended due to exhibit being extended until Nov 3rd). Drawing will be announced in our members' newsletter The Journal as well as on our blog! Happy Hunting!