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Museum of American Glass

230 Main Ave, Weston, WV 26452
+1 304-269-5006
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Fun and Fascinating

Gerhard gave us a tour and explained some of the history of glass making in the US. There is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marni P
A must see for glass enthusiasts

I had come across this place online and was really looking for a reason to bring my mom for a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Melissa L
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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 the 2nd largest collection of Steuben art glass in the world, the National Marble Museum, and our Lady Jane stained glass doll house. We have a self guided tour available, and a research library with over 1,500 books. Please call in advance to schedule a guided tour for large groups.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
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Hours Today: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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230 Main Ave, Weston, WV 26452
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Marni P
WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

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

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Melissa L
WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

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.

Thank L68HUdeborahr
WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your kind review! Please stop again.

Reviewed 27 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

Thank Heather B
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 1 November 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

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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

Thank flatfaces
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!

Reviewed 24 October 2017

very interesting to get to know the history of glass in West Virginia. Beautiful art deco glass and classic glass.

Thank PaulFKisak
WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you for leaving us a review! We're glad you enjoyed the museum. Please come again!

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

A great glass museum. Beautiful old glass pieces vases bowls animals etc. Had a greatttttttttttttt time checking out their displays very very well organize and informative

Thank PACoxM
WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Hello! Thanks so much for leaving such a kind review of our museum. Please come back!

Reviewed 6 October 2017

My cousin and I are glass "nuts" and this place met all of our expectations. Their collection of Carnival Glass (my passion) was mind boggling. It was interesting to see the many glass factories that used to be in West Virginia. Some I had never...More

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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Hi! We are so glad you had a great time at our museum. Thank you for the review. Please stop back by!

Reviewed 5 October 2017

This museum has an enormous collection of American made glass with an emphasis on West Virginia made glass. Several donors have given large collections to the museum, notably the Steuben Glass collection which is quite stunning in its quality. Other reviewers have commented on the...More

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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Hello! We greatly appreciate such a wonderful, detailed review. We are always growing and changing, so please stop in again!

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