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Museum of American Glass

230 Main Ave, Weston, WV 26452-2044
+1 304-269-5006
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Large collection could be better curated

I'm not a glass collector, and I don't know much about historical glass, so for me, this was just... read more

Reviewed yesterday
chauxgirl
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Fairfax, Virginia
So much to see

I had no idea that there was so much interesting information about glass. We went during the week... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Npiper130
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
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230 Main Ave, Weston, WV 26452-2044
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Reviewed yesterday

I'm not a glass collector, and I don't know much about historical glass, so for me, this was just ok. I saw some pretty things, but I really would have appreciated more context. The museum is very organized, but it is not organized well. IT...More

Thank chauxgirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had no idea that there was so much interesting information about glass. We went during the week. We were the only visitors at the time. We enjoyed the information given and the ability to take our time and not have to rush through. The...More

Thank Npiper130
Reviewed 1 week ago

We selected this museum for a visit from their website information and were not disappointed. It has dedicated volunteers who have arranged an absolutely beautiful display, both visual and educational, in a relatively small space. They have glass items for purchase as well as many...More

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't really know much about American glass but this place was really interesting. It's free, also so we left a donation. There were people there to ask questions.

Thank lovequilternc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in the area with several other couples on a long weekend away and this museum was worth the visit. Even our husband's enjoyed the museum. We were amazed we spent around two hours here. Amazing collection of glass. Don't miss if in the...More

Thank Lena S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I walked by when it was closed, glanced at the windows, and thought all that glass might appeal to my grandmother but certainly not me. But, my host mentioned a marble collection and I had some time after touring the Lunatic Asylum, so I figured...More

1  Thank tnknitter
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I was absolutely shocked to see the size and vastness of the collection to some glass museum displays in such a small town West Virginia I think you should definitely be one of the stops if you're interested in anything to do with glassworks history...More

Thank MoneypennyReview
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Hidden from most publicity the museum is one of the finest collections of American glass as you'd find in the Henry Ford museum in Michigan. Everything from lamps, glass eyes (yes, glass eyes),marbles, vases, plates and hundreds, no, thousands of other glass pieces. The museum...More

Thank Tuckergoose
Reviewed 28 June 2017

I am not a glass collector, but this visit was absolutely fascinating! I saw many pieces which were duplicates of ones I had seen in homes of relatives and friends. Displays are well organized and someone does a fantastic job on dusting! There is a...More

Thank Cathy R
Reviewed 15 June 2017

If you enjoy collecting glass or just appreciate the beauty of it, you will love this museum! Art glass, Early American Pattern glass, depression era glass and more are all on display here. The staff is very knowledgable too! They also have an area you...More

Thank Dot H
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