Site Rentals

Have a special birthday coming up? Maybe a small, intimate wedding or baby shower? Consider renting the Shaker Historical Society! We are currently accepting bookings for April 2024 through the end of the year. 

What we offer:

For more detailed information and pricing, please review our rental packet here.

If you are interested in renting the museum, complete our rental inquiry form and a staff member will follow up with you within 7 business days of receiving your request. We encourage all potential renters to walk through the space before committing. If we are able to accommodate your event, a rental contract and 50% deposit will be required to secure your rental.

Questions? Please contact Kate Walker, Operations & Events Manager, at

Garden Bed Rentals

Plan ahead for the 2024 growing season! 

We are excited to once again offer our community raised garden bed rentals to Shaker Historical Society/Ohio History Connection members and the Shaker community!


Before renting one of our community garden beds at SHS, please read and review the community garden guidelines and code of conduct.

Ready to get gardening?  Download the rental agreement (fillable PDF) and email the completed form to

Garden Bed Rental FAQs

Bike Rentals

Don’t have a bike? Need more bikes?

The Shaker Historical Society has 8 adult-size bikes and helmets available to rent this summer! Bikes can be picked up after 11am on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays beginning June 1. Bikes must be returned by 4:30pm Wednesday-Friday. There is a $10 nonrefundable fee per bike, which covers the first hour. Each additional hour is $10/hour per bike for non-members and $7/hour per bike for members. You will be required to sign a liability waiver, registration form, and provide your driver’s license or government issued ID for the museum to keep until you return the bikes. You will be charged $200 per bike if a bike is not returned.

Please note that you may use our bikes for free when participating in a Bike Shaker 2024 guided tour.

Rental Times

Wednesday: 11am-3:30pm   //   Return by: 4:30pm

Thursday: 11am-3:30pm   //   Return by: 4:30pm

Friday: 11am-3:30pm   //   Return by: 4:30pm

Rental Rates

First hour: $10 non-refundable deposit per bike

Each additional hour: $10/hour per bike for non-members, $7/hour per bike for members




Call*: 216.921.1201 or toll free 800.860.6078 

*Please note SHS staff works on a partial work-from-home schedule. Please call between 11am-4:30pm Wednesday-Friday to speak with our educator.