Thanksgiving Break Activities

November 28 - 30, 2014
Thanksgiving Break Activities

Looking for a fun, affordable destination for school breaks? Visit the Museum for lots of family-friendly activities that will keep the kids (and you!) busy and happy.

Activities for all ages. Included in Museum admission. Great deals all weekend long in the GlassMarket, starting at 7 am Friday morning!

Glassblowing, Flameworking, and Glassbreaking
Drop in to one of our live, narrated glass shows! Watch as molten glass is transformed into beautiful blown glass objects at the Hot Glass Show. Watch as our glass artists make beautiful, intricately detailed creations right before your eyes at a Flameworking Demo. Or learn how glass breaks and why at a Glassbreaking Demo. All shows are included in the price of admission.

Make Your Own Glass Pumpkin
Enjoy extended Make Your Own Glass hours. Try your hand at this fun fall-friendly glassmaking experience (additional fee). Projects available for all ages. We recommend booking ahead of time (

You Design It; We Make It!
Submit a drawing of something you’d like to see come alive in glass. At select Hot Glass Shows throughout the day, glassmakers will choose a drawing and make that piece from start to finish.