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The 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. From children looking for an adventure to artists looking for inspiration, there is something for everyone at The Corning Museum of Glass. Browse 3500 years of glassmaking history in our collection galleries, then watch glass come to life during the live Hot Glass Demos. You’ll be inspired to experience the wonder of glassmaking for yourself during a Make Your Own Glass workshop (reservations available online). See the stunning Contemporary Art + Design Wing, which houses a 26,000-square-foot contemporary gallery and 500-seat Amphitheater Hot Shop for live glass demos and design sessions. 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 Memorial Day to Labor Day.
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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1 Museum Way, Corning, NY 14830-2253
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Reviewed yesterday

It is easy to understand why this place is highly rated- it really is a fascinating place to visit. The exhibits are extensive, admission is very reasonable (especially if you get a discount), and for an extra cost you can make something (my wife made...More

Thank tektektek
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's a beautiful museum. My 14 year loved it but my 6 year old was ready to leave before we saw everything. There aren't any interactive parts for kids. There us a part where you can pay to make something. Also be aware that there...More

Thank trobb2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Did not go into museum this trip but did 2 years ago. Very educational experience at a reasonable price. Gift shop offers many great gifts for children and adults at very reasonable prices. Free shuttle to Rockwell Museum and downtown.

Thank johnpO5381JG
Ryan D, Marketing Staff at The Corning Museum of Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We hope to see you again soon, we have a new exhibit opening in June called "Glass of the Architects," which is not to be missed!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family was looking for a weekend activity to do during the winter. Since we live a little more than an hour south of Corning we decided to try the museum of glass. It was family friendly, interactive and very easy to access, park and...More

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Ryan D, Marketing Staff at The Corning Museum of Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We look forward to your next visit! There is always something new to see and experience.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Corning Museum of Glass. Everything glass from the Roman and Egyptian times to beautiful works of Tiffany, Frank Lloyd Wright, Kings and Queens, dynasties, Pyrex and fiberglass, contemporary art, military, space age as well as glass for your car or home. Pure white space to...More

Thank bmaves
Ryan D, Marketing Staff at The Corning Museum of Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Corning Museum of Glass in November to blow Christmas ornaments. This has become a family tradition. Each year we visit family in the area and go as a group to create Christmas ornaments. This year we blew round ornaments and Christmas trees....More

Thank victoriasJ5561JG
Ryan D, Marketing Staff at The Corning Museum of Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

How wonderful to hear that we are part of your Holiday traditions, we love it! I will be sure to pass on your kind comments to our Studio staff. We look forward to your next family ornament creating visit!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Open, air and fire experience. Events, deals, and entertainment. Check out 2300 degrees events with world class performers and live music from around the world, free snack and no fee entrance.

Thank Lorna F
Ryan D, Marketing Staff at The Corning Museum of Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting during one of our 2300 degree events, which happen every third Thursday (6-8pm) from November to May (except for April). Our next 2300 will be next week on February 15th and it is titled Fire and Ice.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a great a experience. We concentrated on a stain glass exhibit. It was fabulous. The Corning Glass museum is a must see place to tour if in or near Corning. It is a beautiful and very clean environment. There is so much to...More

Thank Jo-Ann G
Ryan D, Marketing Staff at The Corning Museum of Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We look forward to your next visit when you have more time to enjoy the wonderful world of glass.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Corning Museum of Glass has an amazing collection of glass through history. The exhibits of the technology of glass and its products was fascinating. The changing special exhibits, such as the Tiffany Glass Mosaics, are spell binding. We watched a demonstration of glass blowing,...More

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Ryan D, Marketing Staff at The Corning Museum of Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting!

Reviewed 11 January 2018

The Corning Museum of Glass is a wonder. The kind of place that stretches your mind and nourishes your senses. It's visually stunning inside and out from the corporate tower (off limits to the public) to the glass making studios (by appointment), public museum spaces,...More

Thank jdoud13
Ryan D, Marketing Staff at The Corning Museum of Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your comprehensive review! It is great to hear you had such a lovely time experiencing glass in all it's interesting, inventive and beautiful forms. Along with AAA and local discounts we also offer them to Students, Military, 55+, and under...More

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jm2moore
6 February 2018|
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Response from celticpriestess77 | Reviewed this property |
Hello! I am not completely positive but I don't think they have anything there from Walter Graham. Although he was a very talented and prolific artist and painted many works of art, I'm not sure if he did any glass works. If... More
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adamsfamily22
19 January 2018|
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Response from HurricaneFinley | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea about the classes. I'm sure you can find your answers on their website. TripAdvisor won't let me leave you a link. Corning Glass Museum
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Lauri W
28 June 2017|
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Response from Ryan D | Property representative |
As many have commented already, we would agree that there is something to see and do here for all ages. Many of the Make Your Own Glass experiences are appropriate for all ages and we also offer programming that is geared... More
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