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Always wanted to visit the Museum to view the beautiful glass that was made in our town.

I have collected Imperial Glass for many years. Even though I had been in the factory store many... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2018
goldenoneOhio
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Ohio
Very cool museum with some excellent examples of Imperial Glassware

Went here to do research on Candlewick glass. Arrived just as the museum as opening and went in... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2017
MacTexas
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Woodbridge, Virginia
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Apr 1, 2018
“Always wanted to visit the Museum to view the beautiful glass that was made in our town.”
Apr 26, 2017
“Very cool museum with some excellent examples of Imperial Glassware”
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

I have collected Imperial Glass for many years. Even though I had been in the factory store many years ago, I have never visited the Museum. They have so many different displays, it is worthy of a visit. I wish more people would go and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed April 26, 2017

Went here to do research on Candlewick glass. Arrived just as the museum as opening and went in with the folks the run the museum. The examples of the various types of glassware produced by Imperial Glass is incredible, but the best part is the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed August 7, 2016

The displays include samples of items made by Imperial Glass, along with factory information and employee memorabilia. The place is organized, clean, well-lit, and has plenty of space to move around. The volunteers were extremely enthusiastic, helpful, and friendly. Imperial created a wide variety of...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed February 1, 2016

Glassware is part of Bellaire's history and so is the Imperial. As a child I still remember going into the huge old red brick building that they actually did the glass blowing and made this borgeous glassware. Dinner ware, vases, figurines, bowls... so much. The...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed July 2, 2015

Visited the museum while in town for the NIGCS convention. Beautiful displays of imperial glass and the history of imperial glass. Docents very knowledgeable and pleasant. Great place to visit for a few hours.

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed January 30, 2015

I am a glass collector. Glass and entertaining are very important to the females in my family. I grew up learning how to use certain pieces and how to care for them. Finding this museum was amazing. It is a very comprehensive collection of Imperial...More

Date of experience: June 2014
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Reviewed May 28, 2014

This past business used to be the biggest glass manufacturer under one roof in the world! I toured that factory years ago before union problems closed it for good...must see pieces that cannot be bought anywhere except from private owners.

Date of experience: April 2014
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Reviewed July 28, 2013

The Imperial Glass Museum is operated by dedicated volunteers that sacrifice time, energy, and money to keep glass making history along the Ohio alive and vibrant. Beautiful displays of much of the glass produce in Bellaire are designed to educate and enlighten the museum visitor....More

Date of experience: July 2013
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