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Fenton Art Glass Company - CLOSED

700 Elizabeth St, Williamstown, WV 26187-1028
+1 304-375-6122
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Enjoyable and Sad

Fenton has not manufactured in 5 years and will be closed for good in a few months according to an... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2016
Harold B
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Russell, Pennsylvania
fenton glass

Years ago Fenton had a wonderful gift shop that actually had items for sale that was made there... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2015
Roger J
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good13%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible26%
27 Aug 2016
“Enjoyable and Sad”
20 Jul 2015
“fenton glass”
LOCATION
700 Elizabeth St, Williamstown, WV 26187-1028
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+1 304-375-6122
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

Fenton has not manufactured in 5 years and will be closed for good in a few months according to an employee. Our daughter collects Fenton glass shoes so when we travel we are always on the look out for them. When we saw Fenton when...More

Thank Harold B
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Years ago Fenton had a wonderful gift shop that actually had items for sale that was made there, Now had remnants of felt pads for the bottom of glass ware and 25th, 40th and 50th anniversary plates. I don't think they were made there. Defiantly...More

3  Thank Roger J
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Sad to say Fenton Glass closed in 2011. I spoke to the new gift store for Fenton Glass, now al the produce is glass beads and ear rings. So one more fine craft has now gone from our long treasured past. The parking lot is...More

5  Thank Michael F
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

Stopped by for a tour and to see the glass were. What a disappointment. No tour and gift shop not having much to sell. Only three people looking around at 1pm on Saturday. Alot of anniversary type items for $3.00 a piece and odds and...More

6  Thank weekendwonder1
Reviewed 10 January 2015

The tour is free. You see collector glass items being made from being hand blown, formed, finishes, and put in ovens for the finish. The tour allows you to ask questions as well seeing old glass from times way past. The store offers perfect items...More

3  Thank Michael F
Reviewed 6 August 2014

My family members have apparently purchased Fenton Glass items for many years. We have many pieces going back to my great-grandmother. I have toured the plant in the past and then stopped in the gift shop to purchase items. However this time, I was shocked...More

9  Thank PAB239
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Though Fenton Art Glass Co. ceased traditional glassmaking in 2011, they continue to use more than a century of glassmaking expertise and skill to create beautiful, handcrafted art glass jewelry. A limited tour of the beadmaking dept. is available upon request. As the company winds...More

4  Thank Tern3
Reviewed 3 April 2014

The Fenton glass company was wonderful. I was certainly aware of this beautiful glass but hah no idea that it was located a very short distance from our hotel. You get to see the artist at work and they have a hugh selection of glass...More

2  Thank Brenda O
Reviewed 14 February 2014

Just a beautiful factory that used to make hand blown, hand painted glass. What a shame that such beautiful craftsmanship is gone. Used to be able tour and watch the glassblowers create.

5  Thank Amy B
Reviewed 12 August 2013

We are glass collector's and seller's and we decided to visit Fenton, Imperial, and Fostoria for a 2 day trip. We went to Fenton and while there were some beautiful pieces still for sale, there wasn't much to see. We didn't get to see the...More

3  Thank KarenAlemane
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