Plan Your Visit

Admission Prices
Kids 17 under free

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 available for purchase through 2021, with Make Your Own Glass tickets available through September 6, 2021.  Museum admission tickets are valid for two consecutive days and must be purchased, in advance, online.

Museum guests are encouraged to follow all CDC and NYS guidelines for safe travel. 

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.

Questions? Check out our Visitor Guidelines and COVID-19 Health & Safety pages to help you plan ahead for your visit. 

COVID-19 Health & Safety

We're excited to welcome you to the Museum!

Getting Here

The Corning Museum of Glass is located in the Finger Lakes Wine Country region of New York State.


We're committed making the collections, buildings, programs, and services accessible to all audiences.


Take a break during your visit, whether you just need a quick coffee or a larger meal.

Floor Plan

Explore the Museum's galleries and campus with downloadable maps.

Explore the Finger Lakes Region

Discover the picturesque Finger Lakes region of upstate New York.

Hotel Packages

Plan your visit to the Crystal City and take in everything the Finger Lakes Region has to offer.

Visitor Guidelines

We want you to have a wonderful and memorable visit to The Corning Museum of Glass.

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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.

Visiting with kids? Learn more about Winter Wednesdays

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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 from Armed Forces Day 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.

more for mobile

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.