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Important Note

The Corning Museum of Glass is temporarily closed as we do our part to limit the spread of COVID-19. All previously scheduled classes, events, and programs are cancelled until further notice.

Family Programs

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Winter Break

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February 15 - 22, 2020
A group of children of various ages standing and pointing at a vase with a woven cover in the 35 Centuries of Glass gallery.

Shake off the snow and stop into the Museum during winter break. Find lots of family-friendly activities that will keep both you and the kids happy and busy. Admission for kids and teens (17 and under) is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making the full line-up of events and activities an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Make Your Own Glass

Enjoy extended Make Your Own Glass hours. Try your hand at glassmaking (additional fee). Projects exist for all ages. We recommend booking ahead of time.

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You Design It; We Make It!

Submit a drawing of something you’d like to see come alive in glass. At select Hot Glass Demos throughout the day, glassmakers will choose a drawing and make that piece from start to finish. Learn more

 

Glassmaking Demos

Watch as expert glassmakers transform molten glass into beautiful objects at the live, narrated Hot Glass Demos. Don’t miss the Flameworking, Glass Breaking, and Optical Fiber Demos. All demonstrations are included in the cost of admission.

 

Winter Wonders Gallery Hunt

Test your super-sleuthing skills with our Holiday Gallery Hunt. Search for objects inspired by the winter season and don’t forget to look for our fun and festive Snowman that has been making merry among our collection objects. Can you help us find him? Download the Gallery Hunt. 

 

Glass Snow Family

Don’t miss our adorable life-size snow family, including Pi-Rex the snow dog—guaranteed not to melt indoors, on view in the Museum Shops. Learn more

Marvelous Marble Day

February 16, 2020 10:30am to 3:30pm
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Museum-wide
Marvelous Marble Day

Janusz Poźniak: Guest Artist Demonstration

February 17 - 21, 2020 10:00am to 4:00pm
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Amphitheater Hot Shop