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Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill

. Description:  Remaining buildings of Shaker Village, riverboat  
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How to find: 
Address:
3501 Lexington Rd
Harrodsburg, KY 40330

Parent Organization:
Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill
Contacts
Phone 606 734-5411
Toll Free 800 734-5611 x1546
E-mail info@shakervillageky.org
URL
Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill
   www.shakervillageky.org/
Hours:
Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Jan-Mar, Nov-Dec
 
some buildings closed
10-4:30 10-4:30 10-4:30 10-4:30 10-4:30 10-4:30 10-4:30
 Apr-Oct 10 - 5 10 - 5 10 - 5 10 - 5 10 - 5 10 - 5 10 - 5
 Riverboat Apr 28-Oct 28
Season  Closed Dec 24, 25
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Admission:
Criteria
As of NOV 2006
Child

Youth

Adult

Senior

Groups

Village Tour  Summer  6-11 $5 12-17 $7  $14    20+ in advance
Village Tour WInter  $5 $3.50 $7    
Riverboat  6-11 $6 12-17 $6  $6    20+ in advance
Special Fees: under 6 free with touring Adult
Additional Group Info:
Special Tours & Pricing:
Reservation Contact:
800 734-5611, ext 110
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On Site Features:
What kind of visit you can have: Village is at the top of a hill, buildings lie mostly along one street.  You can wander the grounds, but entry to many of the buildings is by tour.  If at all possible, arrange an overnight stay. An early morning walk is an amazing experience
Big Events: Suggested Stay:  3 - 4 hours
Period mid-late 1800s Type of Site Village/communal
Buildings: communal dwelling houses, craft shops, apothecary
Interpreters: guides Craftspeople: broom makers, woodworkers, weavers
Special Programs:
Kid Friendly:
On Site Amenities:
Eating Name/Capacity Hours Type of food
Picnic
Vending/
Snacks
 yes
Restaurant  Trustee's Office buffet breakfast 7:30-9:30;
lunch 11:30-2:30
dinner 5:30-8:30
hours vary slightly weekends
country food
Shopping Shop Merchandise Hours
Name

gift shop

Shaker crafts, books, music  
Sleeping Description

Capacity/ Availability

Reservations/ Contact

Hotel/Motel stay in historic buildings, some rooms are above craft shops Guest room $70-$85
Suite $90-$135
House $160-$200
800 734-5611
Recreation

Description

Availability Contact
Other      
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Nearby Attractions:
towns:  (12 Miles)  Burgin, McAfee, Danville, Perryville, Bryantsville

Historical

Description

Contact

Address

Old Fort Harrod State Park

Morgan Row Museum and Research Center
Harrodsburg Historical Society
McDowell House & Apothecary (Danville)
Perryville Community Center
JFC Museum Danville

Perryville Battlefield SHS

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Morgan Row Museum and Research Center      

Cultural

 
Old Fort Harrod State Park  Historic Place
Fort Harrod Dramatic Productions  History Related Organization
Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill  Museum
Morgan Row Museum and Research Center  Museum
DANVILLE
Constitution Square State Historic Site Historic Place
Mc Dowell House & Apothecary  House Museum
Richmond
Fort Boonesborough State Park  Historic Place
White Hall Historic House SHS  House Museum
Kentucky River Museum Specialty Museum
     
Recreational  
Versailles
Woodford County Historical Society Museum
Bluegrass Railroad Museum  Railway
Nostalgia Station Toy Museum and Train Shop
279 Depot St
Versailles, KY 40383
Tel: (859) 873-2497
Lawrenceburg
Anderson County History Museum  Museum
     
Amusement  
Lexington
Lexington Blue Grass Field  Airport
Waveland SHS  Historic Place
Patton Cabin  House Museum
Hunt-Morgan House  House Museum
Ashland The Henry Clay Estate  House Museum
Bodley-Bullock House Museum  House Museum
U of Kentucky Art Museum Museum
WS Webb Museum of Anthropology Museum
Lexington Children's Museum  Museum
Living Arts and Science Center  Museum
Headley-Whitney Museum  Museum
Aviation Museum of Kentucky  Specialty Museum
International Museum of the  Specialty Museum
Mary Todd Lincoln House  Specialty Museum
American Saddlebred Museum  Specialty Museum
Transylvania Museum of Medical & Scientific Apparatus Specialty Museum
     
Outdoor Recreation  
Shopping

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Nearby Places to Stay:

Address
Contact
Camping/RV  
Chimney Rock Campground 160 Chimney Rock Road
Harrodsburg KY  40330
859 748-5352

Bed & Breakfast

 
Asbury Rose B&B 203 Asbury Drive
Wilmore KY 40390
859 858-2863
Canaan Land Farm 700 Canaan Land Road
Harrodsburg KY 40330
859 734-3984
Scott Station Inn B&B 305 East Main Street
Wilmore KY 40390
859 858-0121
Ashhurst B&B 2302 Bluegrass Pike
Danville KY 40422
859 236-1619
Holiday Inn 96 Daniel Drive
Danville KY 40422
859 236-8600
Morning Glory Manor & Cottage 244 East Lexington Avenue
Danville KY 40422
859 236-1888
Twin Hollies B&B 406 North Maple Avenue
Danville KY 40422
859 236-8954
B&B at Sills Inn 270 Montgomery Avenue
Versailles KY 40383
859 873-4478
Bluegrass B&B 2964 Mc Cracken Pike
Versailles KY 40383
859 873-3208
Inn at Morgan 135 Morgan Street
Versailles KY 40383
859 873-1183
Hotel/Motel Reserve rooms in Harrodsburg at Expedia Click Here For Bookings in Harrodsburg
Days Inn Harrodsburg 1680 Danville Road
Harrodsburg KY 40330
 
Bright Leaf Resort 1742 Danville Road
Harrodsburg KY 40330
859 734-5481
Country Hearth Inn Harrodsburg 105 Commercial Drive
Harrodsburg KY 40330
 
Economy Inn 814 North College Street
Harrodsburg KY 40330
859 734-4218
Harrodstown Motor Inn 213 South College Street
Harrodsburg KY 40330
859 734-7782
Parkview Guest House 202 South College Street
Harrodsburg KY 40330
859 734-4429
Stone Manor Motel 774 South College Street
Harrodsburg KY 40330
859 734-4371
Turfmor Motel Ltd Harrodsburg Road
Wilmore KY 40390
859 858-4839
Beaumont Inn 638 Beaumont Inn Drive
Harrodsburg KY 40330
859 734-3381
Comfort Suites 888 Ben Ali Drive
Danville, KY 40422
859 936-9300
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