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Museum of American Glass

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Glass Lover’s Paradise

As a collector of Early American Pattern Glass, this felt like I had found the Holy Grail. Although... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2019
karlabergen
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Morgantown, West Virginia
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Do the scavenger hunt!

We stopped in here on our way out of town and were greeted by two lovely ladies that explained what... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2019
Stephanie L
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Kitchener, Canada
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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 March 30, 2019 via mobile

As a collector of Early American Pattern Glass, this felt like I had found the Holy Grail. Although there is a huge amount of EAPG on display, there are many other kinds of glass. The staff was welcoming and I ended up buying a membership...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2019

Hello Karlabergen, thank you so much for visiting our museum and leaving us such a glowing review! We're happy to have you as a member supporting our museum. We hope to have you visit again!

Reviewed February 15, 2019

We stopped in here on our way out of town and were greeted by two lovely ladies that explained what was in the museum and asked us to sign the guest book. We then took the scavenger hunt pages (one adult one and one child...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

Hi Stephanie, thank you for visiting our museum and leaving such a nice review. Please come back!

Reviewed November 18, 2018

The place is hugh and not much activity, but there is someone to answer. I loved the glass of every sort. Some where made in Weston others done elsewhere. Be sure to bring a camera with you. You will want to capture some very old...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

Thank you for visiting and leaving such a kind review. Please come back!

Reviewed November 18, 2018

There is only payed parking on the street in front of the museum. The museum is a big room with a lot of display cases full of glass work. Grouped by manufacturer, color, time period, … You can download an app with the QR Code...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

Thank you for visiting and using our audio tour. We hope you will visit again!

Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Lots of glass from all over US and from different times. The museum was fairly well organized. There is a self tour guide that doesn’t quite tell you what is in all cases, but most cases are well marked. The museum is free. The museum...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

Hello, and thank you for visiting our museum. Things are changing all the time, so please visit again!

Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

Wow! If you are a glass collector, this museum is a must see! There are cases and cases of old pattern and depression glass. There are salt cellars and toothpicks and a library for research. I bought a few nice pieces at the gift shop...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

Hi Doug, thank you for visiting our museum. Please come back!

Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

A great spot to wonder through. Place is a freebie. Small area where there are old pieces to buy for a good price. Worth a stop.

Date of experience: October 2018
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2018

Hello! Thank you for visiting and leaving such a kind review. We hope you can make it back!

Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

The Museum of American Glass is a great place to view all sorts of glass from the Mid-Ohio Valley and beyond. There are pieces available for sale and it is well worth an hour or two to see the amazing world of glass!

Date of experience: September 2018
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Hello! We are so glad you enjoyed our museum. Please stop by again!

Reviewed September 8, 2018

We visited here because I specifically wanted to see the National Marble Museum. The marbles were interesting and nicely displayed. In fact everything was well curated. We wondered up and down aisles of glassware made from so many places including towns in our region of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Hi Rosie, thank you for visiting the museum. We are so sorry you had a hard time locating us. We are in the process of painting a mural on the side of the building, so our sign is currently down. Hopefully it will be back...More

Reviewed September 3, 2018

This glass museum is loaded with all kinds of glass from around the world, glass making equipment, marble display and a handy map to find the glass you are looking for. Price is a donation.

Date of experience: August 2018
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WVMAG, Front Office Manager at Museum of American Glass, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Hello! Thanks so much for visiting our museum and leaving a great review. Please come back!

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