Explore the Finger Lakes Region

Explore the Finger Lakes Region

Centerway Square, CorningThe Corning Museum of Glass is nestled in the heart of the picturesque Finger Lakes region of upstate New York, where you'll find many activities and attractions to create a memorable weekend or week-long vacation.

Located halfway between Niagara Falls and New York City, the Finger Lakes region is beautiful year-round. Visit other local museums, including the nearby Rockwell Museum (you can buy a combination pass with your Corning Museum of Glass admission). 

Explore outdoor beauty at local lakes, waterfalls and gorges. Enjoy wine tastings at any of the more than 100 wineries in the area. Watch a race at Watkins Glen, the birthplace of American road racing.

Family-friendly events and activities are offered throughout the region, all year long.

See a listing of hotel packages.

Check out these websites to learn more about things to do in the Finger Lakes region:

Park once, see all of Corning

Our free shuttle bus will pick you up at the Welcome Center and bring you directly to The Corning Museum of Glass. After your visit, catch the same shuttle to explore Corning's charming Gaffer District (where you'll find a variety of restaurants, stores and galleries) and visit the Rockwell Museum. All locations are also within a 10-minute walk of each other.

Download a map of Corning's Gaffer District (PDF)