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Corning Museum of Glass

1 Museum Way, Corning, NY 14830-2253
+1 607-937-5371
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Located in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of upstate New York. Open 9am-5pm every day year-round. Open 9am-8pm Memorial Day to Labor Day. Offering unique opportunities to explore glass: Live glassmaking demonstrations, Make Your Own Glass (addtl fee), hands-on glass exhibits, and stunning glass art collections. See the newly opened (March 2015) Contemporary Art + Design Wing. Make Your Own Glass projects reservations available online. Kids and Teens (17 and under) Free. Adult admission tickets are $19.50 and are good for two consecutive days. Discount of 15% for AAA/CAA, Students, Military and 55+. Blue Star Museum- Free Admission for Active Military and family until Labor Day.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1 Museum Way, Corning, NY 14830-2253
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Reviewed yesterday

Everything from art to hands-on glass blowing and lectures. You can have it all - or select only what you want. Stunning displays that go from wonderful art to practical uses of glass. Take a few hours and get lost (literally), in their many galleries....More

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We use glass everywhere all through the day, including the smartphone that you are probably reading this review on but we never stop to think about how it's made. This museum gives the unassuming glass its due. The folks who work the exhibits are really...More

Thank gaurav s
Reviewed 2 days ago

Exceeded my expectations, my 7 year old daughter had fun blowing glass and making a glass wind chime. The museum was awesome, we enjoyed everything from the modern art to the interactive science area.

Thank Gina H
Reviewed 2 days ago

20 years ago, the same route. But this time I was traveling with my family. The same stopover, enroute to the Niagara Falls. Are those the same people performing the glass blowing years ago? All I could say is, I still love them and sharing...More

Thank simonfung888
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great for a visit in wet or dry weather. Interesting demonstrations, and good to inspect glass work through the ages. We travelled from the UK, Sunderland and this was home of Pyrex Europe in the 80's and a kind of memory trip for wife whose...More

Thank Doug2905
Reviewed 3 days ago

Plan to spend at least several hours here to take in the breadth and depth of the collection and the demonstrations. If you like the technical side, it's there. If your bent is artistic, it's there in spades. Don't overlook the Carder gallery, which is...More

Thank Jo M
Reviewed 3 days ago

This museum is a "must see." We stopped on our way home from Niagara Falls. The displays of art glass are gorgeous. The demonstrations give you an understanding of the nature and properties of glass and really engage the kids. The Make Your Own Glass...More

Thank StamfordBetty
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the Corning Glass Museum. We especially enjoyed the live demonstrations. Fantastic artists, making it appear easy. If you you are in the area don't pass this up.

Thank Alan s
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fabulous museum, have been here numerous times. It offers something for everyone. The glass blowing demonstration is fascinating. Even the ease of parking is handled well.

Thank patourist808
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The building itself is spectacular. Prices are reasonable and you can choose a guided tour or wander at your leisure. The glass pieces displayed in the galleries are beyond belief. We enjoyed the glass blowing demonstrations and found the staff eager to offer interesting information...More

Thank Peggy Z
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jschultz7379
Is it good for teensgers
24 June 2017|
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Response from FamilyFunTrips5 | Reviewed this property |
Yes-we had 2 in our party and they enjoyed it-especially the demos and the personal experience. The museum is probably a little much for the teens. The "science center" part of it was probably their favorite.
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JeffGrad
Pet policy?
30 October 2016|
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Response from Ryan D | Property representative |
Hello Jeff, yes we do allow service dogs at the Corning Museum of Glass.
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Carsie222
Do you have wheelchairs available.
12 October 2016|
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Response from Ryan D | Property representative |
Hello, yes everyone is correct and we do have wheelchairs available. You may inquire at the Admissions Front Desk when you arrive and the entire Museum is wheelchair accessible. There are many live demonstrations included in... More
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