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Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass

165 N Park Ave, Neenah, WI 54956-2956
+1 920-751-4658
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Awesome glass!

The best assortment of historical paperweights in the country. Temporary exhibits of glass art... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
Darlene H
Neenah, WI
Beautiful gift shop!

I didn't have time to go into the exhibits this trip but the gift shop is well worth a visit. They... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
Albany, New York
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Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass is an accredited art museum located in the Fox Cities region of Wisconsin, 200 miles north of Chicago. The art museum opened 1959 to house the most representative collection of glass paperweights in the world and now holds three additional glass collections including, antique Germanic drinking vessels, Victorian art glass and contemporary studio glass. The museum focuses all exhibitions and educational programs on glass. The Glass Studio at Bergstrom-Mahler Museum offers public instruction in flame working and kiln-formed glass making techniques throughout the year for youth and adults. Thanks to our generous founders and current donors there is free, general admission for everyone.
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165 N Park Ave, Neenah, WI 54956-2956
+1 920-751-4658
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

The best assortment of historical paperweights in the country. Temporary exhibits of glass art throughout the year. Great gift shop!

Thank Darlene H
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I didn't have time to go into the exhibits this trip but the gift shop is well worth a visit. They sell beautiful glass objects of art.

Thank LynnL1001
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The Bergstrom-Mahler Museum offers an amazing history of items, including explaining how some items are made. Haven't been lucky enough for the class on blowing glass, or even seen it in person, but definitely something I want to do. The gift shop offers a wide...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Awesome collection of glass offering details on history and how the various items are made. Helpful staff. Offers classes in glass blowing. Nice gift shop.

Thank beerstl
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We try to go 3 or 4 times per year to time the visit with a new feature exhibit. Also is on the top of the list for when we have out of state guests visit. Was not into paperweights until moving to the area...More

Thank Bernie H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This place has a huge display of paper weights. You may also purchase them there. Great park across the street.

Thank Hugh S
Reviewed 30 May 2017

If you live in the area, you really should check out this little gem of a museum. The glass exhibits are truly interesting. Also their gift shop has the "coolest" paper weights I've ever seen. I think one can easily see the entire museum in...More

Thank photoguywisconsin
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Nice small museum in a lovely old home on the lake. The glass exhibits are very interesting and their revolving exhibits always high quality.

Thank regalaone
Reviewed 29 March 2017

What to do around Neenah on a cold Winterday. Beautiful location ; at the lake and in the historical area. It had snowed quite a bit. Parking lot right at the building. Beautiful temporary contemporary exhibit of neon glass. The museum itself had a beautiful...More

Thank catootje
Reviewed 26 February 2017

My aunts were visiting from Detroit and, while the girls were in school, we decided to visit the Bergstrom-Mahler Museum. It was impressive and the staff was knowledgeable about the exhibits and the actual history of the home. Unfortunately, we came at an in-between-exhibits time,...More

Thank Anjolynjan
BMMOG, Public Relations Manager at Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

We're glad you enjoyed your visit and do hope you return soon. We change exhibits every six months or so. In addition, we dedicate the month of March of the Fox Valley Area High School Glass Exhibition. Thanks for shopping in the gift shop.

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