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Sandwich Glass Museum

Opens in 20 min: 09:30 - 17:00
Open today: 09:30 - 17:00
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“every hour”(17 reviews)
The museum details the history of the Boston and Sandwich Glass Company.
Opens in 20 min
Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
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129 Main St, Sandwich, MA 02563-2233
+1 508-888-0251
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Reviewed 5 days ago

There was a demonstration on glass blowing.. very interesting. As you walk around you see all the different glass dating back to the 1800s. I really enjoyed this museum.. very knowledgeable.. It’s worth the trip..

Thank RoeP64
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was my second time visiting the Sandwich Glass Museum. Since I had seen many of the exhibits before you're very beautiful and fascinating I spent more time watching the glass blowing demonstration. The gentleman was very informative and talented and it was fascinating watching...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sandwich Glass Museum has such beautiful pieces. To see glass being made was awesome. I had a front row seat. The glass pieces on display were beautiful.

Thank vickies433
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ll be totally honest, I only went here because the wife wanted to see it. It’s a little place, and admission was $10 a person. We got to see an interesting live glass blowing show, and the museum was filled with some beautiful examples of...More

Thank chuckq
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum seems small, but it has great demonstration of glassblowing. We love museum gift shop. Bought there a lot of sea glass jewelry

Thank WunderKid S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Twist on presentation at a museum. Enjoy the dining room table history tour of the ancestors in South America.Learned a lot and wasn't expecting to.

Thank Sharon P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum seemed small when you enter but it just kept going! Excellent glass blowing demo. History of the glass company and collections of glass. Learned a lot about glass. All those old pieces I thought were from the depression are actually from the late...More

Thank hm821
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place for a 2 hour visit when you have had enough sun for the day. Free parking, a tour of the history of glass on cape cod with a demonstration of molding hot glass.There is also a contemporary gallery and gift shop with...More

Thank erskinerealestate
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were planning to visit on a rainy day but passed by after lunch nearby and decided to go in. We watched some glass blowing but mostly enjoyed the interesting and colorful exhibits. AND, there’s a nice gift shop. They have a video as well...More

Thank Amkras
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is more about the history of practical glass items (think plates, cups, etc.) than anything artistic or interesting. The only good/interesting parts of the museum to your average person is the glass blowing demonstration (every hour on the hour) and the special exhibit,...More

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Response from juniemoonie | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay. I agree. A 15-20 minute visit at most and that’s if you ask which piece of glass is their favorite in every room.