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Museum of American Glass

Closed Now: 09:30 - 17:00
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We were surprised how many beautiful pieces of glass were on display, especially the Steuben... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
snpandjep
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Martinsburg, West Virginia
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Amazing collection of glass

Much more than we expected. Who knew glass was made in so many places in the US in so many... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
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Visit the Museum of American Glass in West Virginia to see a huge collection of brilliant colored and sparkling crystal glass by dozens of American manufacturers from 1860 to the present. We currently have around 20,000 items on display, including...more
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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

We were surprised how many beautiful pieces of glass were on display, especially the Steuben Collection. We were given so much information and our questions were answered by the friendly docent. Glad we visited!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank snpandjep
WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Hello! Thanks for visiting the museum. It's so good to hear you enjoyed our beautiful collections. Please visit again!

Reviewed 1 June 2018

Much more than we expected. Who knew glass was made in so many places in the US in so many different colors.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank EileenSully
WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Hi Eileen! Thanks for stopping in. We're glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 16 April 2018

we were staying at Stonewall Resort and decided to check this out. Very, very nice people run this and you can tell they love what they are doing. No admission for this so please buy something in gift shop to help them out, you'll find...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit with us. Thank you for mentioning the beauty of our collections. Please come back again!

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

I went here with my mother and some friends and had a blast. The glass collection was incredible and the staff was very knowledgeable and kind. Would certainly go again.

Date of experience: April 2018
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Hi Kayla, thank you for such a kind review. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit with us. Please stop by again!

Reviewed 8 February 2018

Gerhard gave us a tour and explained some of the history of glass making in the US. There is a kids area for them to experiment with sound and marbles, to create works of art (drawings) and a gift shop. Worth the stop on our...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Hi Marni! We're so glad you enjoyed your visit with us. Thanks for the review!

Reviewed 21 January 2018

I had come across this place online and was really looking for a reason to bring my mom for a visit. The museum is about a 3-hour drive from where we live. Yesterday I decided that a visit to the museum was reason enough to...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Melissa L
WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Hi Melissa! Thanks for such a wonderful review. Please come and see us again!

Reviewed 22 December 2017

be prepared to spend lots of time as you wander through the aisles that showcase different periods, styles, eras and techniques of glass making. The colors and pieces are a treat for the eyes.

Date of experience: July 2017
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Thank you for your kind review! Please stop again.

Reviewed 26 November 2017

It is an experience through the history of glass.. It is hard to explain the beauty that you see as you walk through the museum. there is so much glass that it is hard to see it all in one visit. They also have a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Hi Heather! Thanks for such a great review. We're glad you enjoyed the museum! With around 20,000 items on display, you're right, it's hard to see them all in one visit. Please come back!

Reviewed 31 October 2017

As a glass lover I totally and thoroughly enjoyed this museum. It was a destination for a short get away. My husband, not a glass lover even enjoyed himself and was in awe of all of the different displays. I can't wait for a return...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thanks so much for leaving us a review! We hope you can return as well!

Reviewed 30 October 2017

My husband and I planned a quick stop to the museum after a visit to the Asylum and before checking into the Stonewall Resort; I am so glad we did! We both found it very interesting and really enjoyed talking with the museum curator. He...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Hello! Thanks so much for leaving us such a wonderful review. Please come and visit again!

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