Hancock Shaker Village
Click Shakers and read a brief review of the basic tenets of the Shaker faith.
Click site index. Click on each of the following buildings: Brick Dwelling, Round Stone Barn, Trustee's House, and Meeting House. Gather information about each of these four structures.
Click Detailed Hancock Shaker Village Information. Click on each building listed and gather information about each one.
Write a 5-7 page paper answering this question. "How was the Shaker faith expressed in the earthly architectural creations they built?"
United States, Religion
To acquaint students with how the Shakers expressed their faith in the things they made.