Sandwich Glass Museum, Sandwich
See masterfully made, ornate glassworks and witness the glassblowing process at Sandwich Glass Museum. The museum's collection focuses on pieces manufactured by Boston & Sandwich Glass Co., the 19th-century global leader in glass manufacturing. Learn about the profound influence that glassmaking had on the local economy. The museum's glassblower regularly holds demonstrations using authentic equipment and gives visitors a chance to use the glass press. While touring the museum, you'll witness the chemical reactions behind glass coloring, learn about the life in pre-Industrial Revolution New England, and discover the role glass played in everyday lives. With our international travel planner, Sandwich attractions like Sandwich Glass Museum can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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Sandwich Glass Museum Reviews
Took our grandkids to the museum and we all enjoyed the glass blowing demonstration and the educational film about Sandwich Glass Company. Lots of interesting displays , too. more »
We have wanted to go here for years and finally got around to it. I wish we had done it earlier. Beautiful glass of every color, size and shape. Best of all was the glass blowing. Wonderful visit. more »
It was more interesting than I thought it might be. The glass blowing demonstration was awesome.
Really cool demonstration and historical video. We were hesitant to spend $27 each for 3 adult tickets because we weren't sure if it would be worth it, but I assure you it was! A very cool must-see learning experiece, this was.
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