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Ohio Glass Museum

124 W Main St, Lancaster, OH 43130-3763
+1 740-687-0101
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Not to be Overlooked - Very Informative

This glass museum has alot of interesting rooms such as the Vault Room; theme collections in the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Hilliard, Ohio
Interesting glimpse of Ohio's Industrial History

Docents are knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Film is informative touching social history as well as... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Donna H
Dublin, Ohio
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124 W Main St, Lancaster, OH 43130-3763
+1 740-687-0101
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Reviewed yesterday

This glass museum has alot of interesting rooms such as the Vault Room; theme collections in the main gallery; glass blowing demo; educational video; and a gift shop. It was quite interesting to learn more about Ohio's early glass development. Kudos to Mike for such...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Docents are knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Film is informative touching social history as well as the story of how pervasive glass production was in Ohio's economy in years gone by. The glassblowing demonstration is well done. The pristine glass display cases are filled with colorful pieces...More

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We needed a fun 'rainy day' adventure while we were visiting Hocking Hills. We decided to take a glass blowing class at the Ohio Glass Museum. Our instructor Theresa gave us very good guidance and direction as we 'blew' our own glass witch balls. It...More

Thank Skipper1949545
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Learned about the numerous Ohio glass manufacturing companies as well as a tour of the unbelievable blown glass. The highlight of the tour was the glass blowing demo, watched as a stunning vase created. Thanks Mike, your piece was beautiful

Thank JoAnn K
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Changing displays of local art glass, a movie on the history of glass making in the US and in Lancaster, and live glass blowning demonstrations. VERY complete and enjoyable.

Thank lindacrick
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Great overview of the wide variety of beautiful and industrial glassware produced in Ohio. Who would have thunk it? Wonderful pieces beautifully displayed. The docent giving the tour was excellent, explaining so much and answering our questions. It far exceeded my expectations!

Thank Taweela
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Fascinating tour. Great glass collection and history. We did not go on tour of factory as running out of time.

Thank Mimifrog
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Lancaster is a typical quaint small town in Ohio.The people are friendly too. The glass museum gives people the opportunity to do glass blowing with the help of a talented artisan. This ensures that your work of art is something you can be proud to...More

Thank fire000
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

There is a resident glass blower who sets up and let's people gather to watch. It is a fascinating process. There are many glass items on exhibit.

Thank charming4106
Reviewed 9 September 2016

My wife and I had been here once before, about 2-3 years ago. Having grown up in Lancaster, this little museum reflects a lot of nice artifacts from the glass industry. The ladies working the shop were very nice and courteous and informative. Did buy...More

Thank Dan S
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