Corning Museum of Glass

Learn all about the story of glass through the museum's collection of 45,000 items, age-appropriate demonstrations, and exhibits that touch on glass art, history, culture, technology, science, craft, and design. Glass is brought to life for groups through live, narrated glassmaking demonstrations such as a Hot Glass show, Flame Working, Optical Fiber, and glass breaking. The popular Fun with Glass experience invites groups to create their own original glass masterpiece.
 
Contact Info
Address: 1 Museum Way, Corning, NY 14830. Steuben County. Tel: 800-732-6845. Email: schooltours@cmog.org. Website: www.cmog.org. Hrs: Daily 9AM-8PM. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-guided Tours, Guided Tours, Performances. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2-4 hours. Cost: Fee. 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Art, Visual Arts.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Art.

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Museums & Exhibits Lesson Plan

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