The Corning Museum of Glass is open year-round, seven days a week, and offers something for all ages and interests. Advanced admissions tickets are required and are now available for purchase through November 1. Museum admission tickets are valid for two consecutive days and must be purchased, in advance, online.
Traveling from another state? You may be required by New York State to quarantine for 14 days.
Bring your smartphone or tablet and headphones to the Museum, connect to our Free WiFi and explore contemporary glass on GlassApp. Recharge your mobile device at one of the 40+ Free Charging Stations located throughout the Museum campus.
Museum Hours: 9 am - 5 pm, daily, through Memorial Day
10 am - 4 pm, Monday - Friday
Shop hours: 9 am - 5:30 pm, daily, through Memorial Day
Closed four days per year: January 1, Thanksgiving Day, December 24, December 25.
The Corning Museum of Glass is located in the Finger Lakes Wine Country region of New York State (USA), halfway between New York City and Niagara Falls. Traveling from another state? New York State travel restrictions may apply.
Park for free in the Museum’s convenient, fully-accessible lot.
Traveling to the area by air, bus, or RV? See Getting Here
Museums for All
The Corning Museum of Glass is proud to participate in the Museums For All program. SNAP participants receive free admission (up to 4 adults). Museums for All aims to ensure that every family and child has access to a high-quality museum experience. Participating museums offer deeply discounted admission to any individual or group of four individuals participating in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) by presenting an Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card.
Local Resident Discount
The Museum offers a special 50% discounted admission rate to local residents who live in areas where the ZIP codes begin with 148, 149, or 169. Just show your driver's license or other identification to take advantage of the discount. Local residents may bring two guests in at the resident rate. Kids and teens, 17 and under are free.
Special Offers for Veterans and Active Military
The Museum offers a 15% discount to all military all year long.
The Museum offers free admission to all active military personnel and their families through Labor Day.
During the month of November, the Museum celebrates Veterans with free admission to all military veterans. All others in the veteran's party enjoy 15% off admission.
As always, Museum admission is valid for two consecutive days.
Visit Two Museums and Save
You also may save money by purchasing a combination ticket to visit both The Corning Museum of Glass and The Rockwell Museum located in Corning's Gaffer District.
The pass is valid for two consecutive days at each museum, and you may enter and exit both museums as you please. A free shuttle runs between The Corning Museum of Glass and Tioga Avenue every 15 minutes. Combination Passes purchased online must be picked up at The Corning Museum of Glass Admissions Lobby before visiting The Rockwell Museum.
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Bring your smartphone or tablet & headphones to the Museum, connect to Free WiFi, explore contemporary glass, and check out a scavenger hunt on GlassApp.
Look for this sign to Recharge your mobile device at one of the 40+ Free Power Stations located throughout the Museum campus.