What's Happening

What's Happening

Sunday, August 20, 2017
The museum is open today from 9am-8pm Demonstration schedules are subject to change.
 
Glassblowing Demos
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 9:40am
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 10:20am
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 11:00am
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 11:40am
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 1:00pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 1:40pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 2:20pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 3:00pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 3:40pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 4:20pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 5:00pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 9:30am
Allow 2 hours
 
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 11:45am
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 12:30pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 1:15pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 2:00pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 2:45pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 3:30pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 4:15pm
Allow 30 minutes
*
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 6:00pm
Allow 1 hour 15 minutes
Late Show
 
Beyond the Bench
Allow 90 minutes for the tour and demonstration.
 
Beyond the Bench
Admissions Lobby
Time: 1:30pm
Allow 1 hour 30 minutes
 
Don't Try This at Home
Allow approximately 30 minutes per demonstration.
 
Don't Try This at Home
Courtyard Hot Shop
Time: 3:30pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Innovation Center Demos
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 9:40am
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 11:00am
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 11:40am
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 12:45pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 1:40pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 2:10pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 3:00pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 4:20pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 6:00pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 7:20pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 10:20am
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 11:00am
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 11:40am
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 12:40pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 1:40pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 2:10pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 3:10pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 3:40pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 4:10pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 5:00pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 6:40pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 9:20am
Allow 15 minutes
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 10:00am
Allow 15 minutes
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 10:40am
Allow 15 minutes
*
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 11:20am
Allow 15 minutes
Tiffany and Colored Glass
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 12:00pm
Allow 15 minutes
*
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 1:20pm
Allow 15 minutes
You Design It: We Make It
*
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 2:20pm
Allow 15 minutes
The Curious Glass Eye
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 3:20pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 4:00pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 4:40pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 5:20pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 5:40pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 6:20pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 7:15pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Guided Tours
Glass Through the Ages
Allow 50 minutes for the tour. Meet in the Admissions Lobby.
 
Glass Through the Ages
Admissions Lobby
Time: 11:00am
Allow 1 hour
 
Glass Through the Ages
Admissions Lobby
Time: 12:00pm
Allow 1 hour
 
Glass Through the Ages
Admissions Lobby
Time: 1:00pm
Allow 1 hour
 
Glass Through the Ages
Admissions Lobby
Time: 2:00pm
Allow 1 hour
 
Glass Through the Ages
Admissions Lobby
Time: 3:00pm
Allow 1 hour
 
Glassblowing Demos
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 9:40am
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 10:20am
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 11:00am
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 11:40am
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 1:00pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 1:40pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 2:20pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 3:00pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 3:40pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 4:20pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Innovation Hot Shop
Time: 5:00pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 9:30am
Allow 2 hours
 
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 11:45am
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 12:30pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 1:15pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 2:00pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 2:45pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 3:30pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 4:15pm
Allow 30 minutes
*
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 6:00pm
Allow 1 hour 15 minutes
Late Show
 
Beyond the Bench
Allow 90 minutes for the tour and demonstration.
 
Beyond the Bench
Admissions Lobby
Time: 1:30pm
Allow 1 hour 30 minutes
 
Don't Try This at Home
Allow approximately 30 minutes per demonstration.
 
Don't Try This at Home
Courtyard Hot Shop
Time: 3:30pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Innovation Center Demos
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 9:40am
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 11:00am
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 11:40am
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 12:45pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 1:40pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 2:10pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 3:00pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 4:20pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 6:00pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Glassbreaking
Innovation Center
Time: 7:20pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 10:20am
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 11:00am
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 11:40am
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 12:40pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 1:40pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 2:10pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 3:10pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 3:40pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 4:10pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 5:00pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Optical Fiber
Innovation Center
Time: 6:40pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 9:20am
Allow 15 minutes
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 10:00am
Allow 15 minutes
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 10:40am
Allow 15 minutes
*
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 11:20am
Allow 15 minutes
Tiffany and Colored Glass
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 12:00pm
Allow 15 minutes
*
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 1:20pm
Allow 15 minutes
You Design It: We Make It
*
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 2:20pm
Allow 15 minutes
The Curious Glass Eye
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 3:20pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 4:00pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 4:40pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 5:20pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 5:40pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 6:20pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Flameworking
Innovation Center
Time: 7:15pm
Allow 15 minutes
 
Guided Tours
Glass Through the Ages
Allow 50 minutes for the tour. Meet in the Admissions Lobby.
 
Glass Through the Ages
Admissions Lobby
Time: 11:00am
Allow 1 hour
 
Glass Through the Ages
Admissions Lobby
Time: 12:00pm
Allow 1 hour
 
Glass Through the Ages
Admissions Lobby
Time: 1:00pm
Allow 1 hour
 
Glass Through the Ages
Admissions Lobby
Time: 2:00pm
Allow 1 hour
 
Glass Through the Ages
Admissions Lobby
Time: 3:00pm
Allow 1 hour
 

StripesPeak times denoted with shading. Shows and demos may be heavily attended.

Events (2)
Blue Star Museums Program The Museum is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums program, offering free Museum admission to all active military and their families through L... Museum-wide
You Design It; We Make It! Live-streamed to an international audience, You Design It; We Make It! brings the art of design and glassmaking alive for visitors of all ages. The You Desig... Amphitheater Hot Shop
Exhibitions (3)
Curious and Curiouser: Surprising Finds from the Rakow Library From advertisements for glass eyes to patents for preserving the dead in glass; from glasshouse dollars to drawings by world-famous artists such as Thomas B... Rakow Research Library
Global Cities Global Cities transforms global population statistics into an immersive landscape of information. Rather than inert data on a page, Norwood Viviano’s installa... Contemporary Art + Design Wing Special Projects Gallery
Tiffany’s Glass Mosaics Louis C. Tiffany’s innovative artistry forged a bold new aesthetic for glass mosaics and contributed a uniquely American character to the centuries-old a... Changing Exhibitions Gallery