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Ohio Glass Museum

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Worth the Visit

Being that my Dad worked for Anchor Hocking glass for 45 years, we have used alot of the products... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2013
Zanesville, Ohio
Interesting Specialty Museum with Great Docents

My wife and I are both glass fans and during a visit to Columbus, we decided on a side trip to... read more

Reviewed April 21, 2013
Evanston, Il
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Reviewed May 30, 2013

Being that my Dad worked for Anchor Hocking glass for 45 years, we have used alot of the products shown in their show room. It brought back a lot of memories of using them and still own. It's sad that plastic is used so much...More

3  Thank clsmith335
Reviewed April 21, 2013

My wife and I are both glass fans and during a visit to Columbus, we decided on a side trip to Lancaster to see the Glass Museum and surrounding attractions. We didn't actually realize before arriving that the glass is almost entirely serving and table...More

4  Thank Rick628
Reviewed February 26, 2013

They have beautiful examples of things that were made locally. They showcase Anchor Hocking products of function as well as beautiful glass art objects The museum also has glass blowing demonstrations, and classes.

2  Thank lyn S
Reviewed January 11, 2013 via mobile

The staff here are quite knowledgeable but not always friendly. If you are a collector or interested in glass than this is a spot for you. For the average folks on vacation it's a waste of time and cash.

2  Thank stacicooperhoffmann
Reviewed August 25, 2012

A very nice glass museum to visit. The guides were interesting and knowledgeable. The glass displays were beautiful and the glass blower was very interesting to watch. The admission fee is reasonable and a very nice gift shop to browse through. You can spend as...More

2  Thank dschmitz
Reviewed August 18, 2012

Neat place. I love glass collectables so this is right up my alley. They're very knowledgeable about their glass and love to talk and answer questions.

2  Thank scrufffles
Reviewed July 9, 2012

This is the only museum that I have visited that has only glass pieces in it. I suppose this is because Ohio has (or had) so many glass factories. They have a good collectin of Heisy (Sp) that you don't usually see all in one...More

3  Thank JAJP1
Reviewed May 28, 2012

I visited this attraction about three years ago. We were one of the few visitors there and the museum curator spent a lot of time explaining the various pieces on exhibit. It is a worth while trip if you are interested in the varied uses...More

2  Thank David D
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