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Spring Break

Museum-wide
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April 13 - 20, 2019
Five children pose in the Museum's hot spot sculpture

Slide on down and get your game on for Spring Break. Visit the Museum for lots of family-friendly activities that will keep both you and the kids busy and happy. Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making the full line-up of events and activities an affordable option for families of all sizes.

 

Games in the galleries

Take a wander through our galleries to enjoy puzzle games, chess, and Memory featuring objects in our collection.

 

Two small boys playing marbles on the floor

More games!

Join us in the Education Lab for an unforgettable Spring Break full of fun and (BIG) games for all ages! Play BIG games using over-sized checkers and cards, marble games, and even an interactive collaborative art game.

 

Detail of a fused glass tic tac toe game

Make Your Own Glass Tic-Tac-Toe

Make Your Own Glass Tic-Tac-Toe game. From colors to letters to shapes, you can make whatever you want and play tic-tac-toe in style.

 

Green glass dinosaur wearing glasses designed by D.H.

You Design It; We Make It!

Try your hand at designing your own glass masterpiece. With You Design It; We Make It!, glassmaking comes alive for Museum guests of all ages. Wednesday, April 10 and Saturday, April 13 from 10 am to 12 pm.

 

White glass bunny

Gallery hunts

Test your super-sleuthing skills with our spring-time Garden Gallery Hunt. Or see if you can find a little glass bunny hiding in a gallery case amongst our collection objects.

 

Docent giving a tour to a group of teens

What's the Use? Carts

Visit our docents at various What’s the Use? Carts stationed around the 35 Centuries of Glass Galleries. Test your knowledge and see if you can guess how an object in our collection might have been used.

 

Docent giving a tour to a group of children

Glass Through the Ages guided tours

All ages are welcome to join our docents for a guided tour of the Museum. Tours are daily April 13 through 21 at 11 am, 1, and 3 pm. Guests should meet in the admissions lobby.

 

White sports car on the road viewed from the front

Corning Connect Car

See the concept car that shows how glass can shape the design and function of automobiles of the future.

 

Detail of Rui Sasaki's Liquid Sunshine

Rui Sasaki's Liquid Sunshine

Immerse yourself in Rui Sasaki's glowing room-sized installation, Liquid Sunshine/I am a Pluviophile.