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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
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

A very extensive collection of beautiful and historic glassware, and really enjoyed the live glass blowing demonstrations (every hour on the hour), really enjoyed it.

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

We visited the glass museum and learned about the glass industry that flourished once in that area. We also enjoyed the beautiful colors and shapes of all the glass creations. The demonstration was okay wish it had been a little longer and more instructive but...More

1  Thank Brownstone76
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The young man who did the demo was so informative, funny and fun that everyone in the audience loved it. Glass blowing is an art form that is fascinating and unusual. That makes it very interesting to people of all ages. Walking through the museum...More

1  Thank alizab613
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Loved the glass blowing demonstration. Lots of beautiful pieces of glassware in many different patterns and processes.

1  Thank pdannunzio1010
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Glass played a pivotal role in the making of Sandwich. A beautiful collection and a great learning experience.

1  Thank Jean Pierre a
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Had a great time. Was a great learning experience for the whole family. Kids had a blast even had a scavenger hunt for them to do on the whole Museum tour.

1  Thank Krystle r
Reviewed 19 August 2016

The glass museum was full of information, all presented in engaging ways. We were able to see a glassblowing demo, which was really cool for the kids, and gave us new appreciation for the art. The museum has a scavenger hunt for kids, which allows...More

1  Thank Solenne W
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Really enjoyed the live glass blowing demonstration. Was interesting and entertaining. Neat to see all the different kinds of glass and history of glass. Worth a stop. Not probably too interesting for younger children. More an adult or older teen attraction.

1  Thank las0880
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We were looking for something fun to do on a very hot day. We had had enough of the beach and headed to this museum to take a break from the sun. I'm not big into glass or glassware but much to my surprise, the...More

1  Thank pickyeater15
Reviewed 17 August 2016

It's only $2 for kids to go to this museum. Beautiful. Such a neat perspective on the business of glass-making. Great video and audio shorts throughout the museum.

2  Thank LauraJBR
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