Museum of Glass

Museum of Glass    

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The Museum of Glass is a 75,000-square-foot art museum in Tacoma, Washington dedicated to the medium of glass.

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Mar 21, 2024
What’s your favorite visited museum? Follow my IG for more travel inspiration around Seattle - lawyer.traveler.dreamer Ignite Your Creativity at the Museum of Glass in Tacoma, Washington Immers… Full review by dianaalisp
Feb 22, 2024
We found the museum very interesting and worth a visit. The exhibits were amazing showing what can be done with glass. What we found to be worth the price of admission was watching them making a glob… Full review by Mark951
Nov 26, 2023
Parking machine took money, did not issue ticket not receipt. Hmmm... Gallery is nice, do not need to read posted propaganda about XYZ group being underprivileged or not having access to glass. Glas… Full review by longrangeLeeb
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Facts

Director:Debbie Lenk
Established:2002

Questions & answers

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is the museum of glass open on Labor Day?
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They are open on Monday, closed on Tuesday.
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Answer by Roger M · Aug 30, 2019
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About how long does it take to walk the whole space (no small kids, fairly casual pace)
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To tour the museum leisurely, about an hour. The Hot Shop, included in your admission to the museum, gives you, the visitor, an opportunity to watch artists create masterpieces …
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To tour the museum leisurely, about an hour. The Hot Shop, included in your admission to the museum, gives you, the visitor, an opportunity to watch artists create masterpieces from molten glass. The amount of time spent here, is up to you. The artists and their assistants interact with the audience on what they are doing and why. From a kid stand point, the Hot Shop is housed inside the architecturally unique 90-foot stainless steel cone—which is cool in itself!
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does it cost money to observe in the hot shop?
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it is included in admission price.
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Is this a kid-friendly museum? I know, I know it is the GLASS Museum, but I thought I'd ask.
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I don't think the really little ones would find much pleasure there. When I visited last summer (it was either a Friday or Saturday early afternoon), there was a crafting event going on for …
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I don't think the really little ones would find much pleasure there. When I visited last summer (it was either a Friday or Saturday early afternoon), there was a crafting event going on for an extra fee that appeared to have several grade-school kids participating.
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Is there a gift shop?
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Yes, there is a very nice gift shop on the main floor.
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When I submit a completed project, will I be graded on it?
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You will not be graded – there are no wrong art projects – but you will receive a sticker for each completed project submitted. Your work will also...
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