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Sandwich Glass Museum

129 Main St, Sandwich, MA 02563-2233
+1 508-888-0251
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The museum details the history of the Boston and Sandwich Glass Company.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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129 Main St, Sandwich, MA 02563-2233
+1 508-888-0251

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this museum with extended relatives, and we really enjoyed our time! First off, there are live glass blowing demonstrations on the hour, every hour, during normal business operations. The young man we watched was very good at his craft, and also injected snarky...More

1  Thank Ashton S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have been to several glass blowing companies in the US and outside the US. This is by far the the best company and the museum is interesting. The workmanship of the pieces is amazing. We have purchased many pieces of blown...More

Thank gabahatcher
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super history and beauty in glass! The demonstration is awesome and the displays and history of this company is very interesting for all ages! This gives you an idea of what life in Sandwich was like so many years ago. You could do this stop...More

Thank StanleyCupGirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visit this fascinating spot especially during the holidays. The exhibit is A Glassblower's Christmas and the ornaments are beautiful. Many local and national glassblowers are featured. Even one from my home state of WV. Over the years we've collected enough for a dedicated exhibit...More

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great demonstration, enjoyed the movie and looking at the historical collection of glass. Gift shop also has very affordable pieces to buy.

Thank Claudia M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum is self-guided tour of literally hundreds of years of the Sandwich glass making industry. They also feature videos and live glass-blowing demonstration.

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had such an enjoyable time here. Fascinating and very well done. Thoughtful, well-planned exhibits - we learned a lot about glass manufacture which played an important part in the history of the local area. The glass blower, who was making glass pumpkins, was very...More

Thank Lalo765
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This was a lovely museum! The displays of sandwich glass were stunning! So glad we stopped here. The glass blowing demonstration was so interesting and the young man doing it was so nice. There were so many beautiful displays - the dinning room that lights...More

Thank 123Freckles
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed the glass museum and I do recommend. The history of glass making was very interesting and there were many beautiful pieces . The glass blowing demonstration is a must see if you are going. I had only one issue with my visit and...More

Thank Wendy J
Reviewed 3 November 2017

The Sandwich Glass Museum is an absolute gem! The museum itself has an incredible collection of glasswork, exploring tons of different techniques used to create or enhance the pieces. If you aren’t interested in glass before coming in, you will be after! Don’t miss the...More

Thank Kaeyers
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