Summer Youth Tours and Activities

Summer Youth Tours and Activities

Bring your camp group, daycare, or youth group to The Corning Museum of Glass for summer fun. Through gallery games and hands-on learning, our specially trained staff will take children in grades Pre-K to 8 on a journey to discover the wonderful (and sometimes wacky!) world of glass.

Available late June through August. Tours take place daily.

Fill out the pre-registration form to begin the scheduling process.

Call 607.438.5401 with any questions.

Summer Youth Tours: Learning to Look

This summer, young visitors will explore Museum galleries and look closely at glass in new and exciting ways. Through interactive games, children will compare shapes, search for surprising details, describe artistic elements, and consider sources of inspiration. A hot glass show will be included in the visit.

When: Available late June through August. Guided tours take place daily between 9:30 am and 2:30 pm and last approximately 1½ hours.

Cost: Free for kids and teens 19 and under. One adult is admitted free with every 10 children. Additional adults are charged regular admission.

Registration: Advance reservations are required. Begin the reservation process at least 2 weeks in advance by filling out the pre-registration form. Call 607.438.5401 or email schooltours@cmog.org with any questions.

Little Gather Storytelling

Special Little Gather Storytelling – Just for groups. Join us at 9:30 am every Wednesday from July 11 through August 22 for special performances and storytimes. Groups MUST register in advance by filling out the pre-registration form. For program details, contact littlegather@cmog.org or 607.438.5401, or visit the Little Gather page.

Additional Programs

Fuse a Summer Memory. Hands-on glass projects are available for summer groups. When completing the online pre-registration form for your tour, check that you are interested in hands-on activities or be sure to ask for more information when you call. Fees apply.

Need Lunch?

Kids’ Meals are available by special order. Orders must be received two weeks prior to visit.