What's Happening

What's Happening

Monday, July 16, 2018
The museum is open today from 9am-8pm Demonstration schedules are subject to change.
 
Glassblowing Demos
*
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 10:00am
Allow 1 hour 30 minutes
Gaffer's Choice
 
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 45 minutes
Late Show
 
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
Story of the Crystal City
 
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
 
Beyond the Bench
Allow 90 minutes for the tour and demonstration.
 
Beyond the Bench
Admissions Lobby
Time: 1:30pm
Allow 1 hour
 
Don't Try This at Home
Allow approximately 30 minutes per demonstration.
 
Don't Try This at Home
Courtyard Hot Shop
Time: 11:30am
Allow 30 minutes
 
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
Curious Glass Eye
 
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 Artisan's Hand
 
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: 7:00pm
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
 
Special Glass Demos
Glass Cutting Presentations
Presentation is ongoing from 10 am to 5:40 pm.
 
Glass Cutting Presentations
West Bridge
Time: 10:00am
Allow 30 minutes
 
Glass Cutting Presentations
West Bridge
Time: 11:00am
Allow 30 minutes
 
Glass Cutting Presentations
West Bridge
Time: 12:00pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Glass Cutting Presentations
West Bridge
Time: 2:00pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Glass Cutting Presentations
West Bridge
Time: 3:00pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Glass Cutting Presentations
West Bridge
Time: 4:00pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Glassblowing Demos
*
Hot Glass Demo
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Time: 10:00am
Allow 1 hour 30 minutes
Gaffer's Choice
 
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 45 minutes
Late Show
 
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
Story of the Crystal City
 
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
 
Beyond the Bench
Allow 90 minutes for the tour and demonstration.
 
Beyond the Bench
Admissions Lobby
Time: 1:30pm
Allow 1 hour
 
Don't Try This at Home
Allow approximately 30 minutes per demonstration.
 
Don't Try This at Home
Courtyard Hot Shop
Time: 11:30am
Allow 30 minutes
 
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
Curious Glass Eye
 
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 Artisan's Hand
 
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: 7:00pm
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
 
Special Glass Demos
Glass Cutting Presentations
Presentation is ongoing from 10 am to 5:40 pm.
 
Glass Cutting Presentations
West Bridge
Time: 10:00am
Allow 30 minutes
 
Glass Cutting Presentations
West Bridge
Time: 11:00am
Allow 30 minutes
 
Glass Cutting Presentations
West Bridge
Time: 12:00pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Glass Cutting Presentations
West Bridge
Time: 2:00pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Glass Cutting Presentations
West Bridge
Time: 3:00pm
Allow 30 minutes
 
Glass Cutting Presentations
West Bridge
Time: 4:00pm
Allow 30 minutes
 

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

Events (2)
150 Years in the Crystal City This summer, we are celebrating the 150th anniversary of glassmaking arriving in Corning. Everything kicks off with our Crystal City Saturday celebration, you c... Museum-wide
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Exhibitions (4)
60 Years of Junior Curators: Interpreting the Past, Speaking to the Future In 1958, what did young people do for fun? What were the fashions? What were the important social issues of the day? And what did The Corning Museum of Glass me... Education Lab Lobby
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 Thom... Rakow Research Library
Glass of the Architects: Vienna, 1900–1937 Today, we think of architects as people who design buildings, construct skylines, and help create the visual identities of our cities and towns. But to a progre... Changing Exhibitions Gallery
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