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Sandwich Glass Museum

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    The Sandwich Historical Society and Glass Museum interpret the history of the town and its glass industry. Exhibits of glass and historical items tell the story of the town’s greatest contribution to the American Industrial Revolution. Displays offer more than 6,000 pieces, in fifteen galleries, created by the different glass companies in Sandwich during the 19th and 20th centuries. The Museum also includes daily glassblowing demonstrations, a multi-media theater, a contemporary glass gallery, and special exhibitions. Located in the heart of Sandwich village, the Museum houses a dazzling Museum Store featuring contemporary glass artists as well as reproductions. The Museum Store offers perfumes, jewelry, paperweights, vases and ornaments. In addition visitors can view the intriguing world of glassblowing and interact with out glassblowers as they demonstrate their craft in all its complexity. Family friendly and interactive, this unique museum is a “must” during your visit. Open daily 9:30 am–5 pm April–December. Open 9:30 am-4 pm February & March, Wednesday through Sunday. Closed January, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve.
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  • Events
    Apr
    08

    Destined for the Stars - Ricky Bernstein

    Dates vary between February 1, 2020 - June 14, 2020

    Apr
    08

    The Glass Artistry of Isabel Green - Contemporary Gallery

    Dates vary between February 1, 2020 - November 3, 2020

    May
    16

    2nd Annual SeaFair

    May 16, 2020

    Jun
    29

    Special Exhibit: 20 in '20: Celebrating Women in Glass

    Dates vary between June 29, 2020 - November 1, 2020

    Nov
    16

    Glassblowers' Christmas

    Dates vary between November 16, 2020 - December 30, 2020