The Corning Museum of Glass is committed to making its collections, buildings, programs, and services accessible to all audiences.
Sign language interpretation
Sign Language interpretation is available for guests who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing. Requests must be made at least two weeks in advance. Please email [email protected] or call +1 (607) 438-5401 to make arrangements.
Tours for people who are Blind or Low Vision are available with prearrangement. Requests must be made at least two weeks in advance. Please email [email protected] or call +1 (607) 438-5112 to make arrangements.
Designated spaces for visitors with disabilities are available in the parking lots. Primary parking is available in a lot just off I-86, Exit 46. A free, fully accessible shuttle bus runs continuously from the Welcome Center to the Museum and to the Rockwell Museum, as well as downtown Corning.
The Museum is accessible to wheelchair users and other visitors who need to avoid stairs, as well as the Museum shuttle bus. All entrances are accessible by wheelchair and all public floors of the Museum can be reached by elevator or ramp. Wheelchairs are available free of charge at the Admissions lobby, lower level entrance, Welcome Center, Studio, and Rakow Library or by asking any Museum employee on a first-come, first-served basis. Advance reservations are not available. The Museum welcomes walkers, wheelchairs (manual and electric), and scooters.
Strollers are not available from the Museum, but we do encourage and allow their use. The Museum is accessible to strollers and other visitors who need to avoid stairs, as well as the Museum shuttle bus. All entrances are accessible for strollers and all public floors of the Museum can be reached by elevator or ramp. For your safety, please use elevators to transport children in strollers and not the escalators.
Service animals are welcome in the Museum.
All Museum restrooms are handicap accessible. Family/unisex bathrooms are located in the Welcome Center, Museum Foyer area, Contemporary Art + Design Galleries, and at the Rakow Library.
Most Museum galleries and demonstrations have bench seating available.
more for mobile
Bring your smartphone or tablet & headphones to the Museum, connect to Free WiFi and explore contemporary glass on GlassApp.
Look for this sign to Recharge your mobile device at one of the 40+ Free Power Stations located throughout the Museum campus.