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National Heisey Glass Museum

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Fabulous Museum

Great glass museum! Loved the wonderful examples of handmade glass made by local residents many... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
Mary C
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You Have To See It!

The National Heisey Glass Museum is a must see. From the moment you walk through the new doors to... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
geoffcheisey
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Carmel, Indiana
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169 W Church St, Newark, OH 43055-4945
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Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Great glass museum! Loved the wonderful examples of handmade glass made by local residents many, many years ago. They were very skilled. The glass factory closed in 1958 and started operation in 1896.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mary C
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

The National Heisey Glass Museum is a must see. From the moment you walk through the new doors to seeing the Heisey in Hollywood display to all of the wonderful glass, you will be amazed. It is a great testament to American art and production...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank geoffcheisey
Reviewed 19 July 2018

What a great place to see true american craftsmanship! The displays here are stunning and bring a feeling of days gone by. Back when people "entertained" guest in there home, and would bring out the finest dishes and stemware and served on the fanciest of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Wineeverymeal
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

This Museum is amazing, so much more than just glass on display. There are moulds, the dirty gritty industrial side of how a factory created such beautiful products, a Hollywood display of celebrity sightings using Heisey, the gift shop is amazing and has products for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Michael M
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Custom Heisey marbles available for purchase. Big hit with our kids. Beautiful displays. Cool glimpse back into history. You can purchase Heisey pieces in the gift shop at great prices. I bought a few storybook baby mugs for future baby shower gifts. Definitely recommend!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AlisonH21
Reviewed 29 May 2018

You will find an amazing collection of Heisey glass. The collection ranges from common pieces of glass sold in mass quantities during the turn of the century to limited edition and never seen sample pieces that never made it into circulation. Just seeing the elaborate...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Gracie21124
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We stopped at the Heisey Museum on our way to West Virginia and the glass museum. The quality of the displays and the information presented makes this museum a gem! We spent 3 hours at the museum and really enjoyed the "Heisey Goes to Hollywood"...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

The staff here were both extremely friendly and knowledgeable. Not only a fantastic collection of Heisey glass, well displayed, but gives a great look at the history of the company.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank wallygrant2016
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

What an intriguing visit to Heisey. You will find such a wonderful selection of beautiful Heisey creations. The staff was most helpful and friendly. Highly recommend a visit to this museum of rare and beautiful glass.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank MX5-2002
Reviewed 2 May 2017

For anyone who loves glass either to enjoy simply by looking or for the collector you will really enjoy the Heisey Glass Museum. The docents were very nice and took the time to explain much about the museum and the beautiful glass and how it...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Sheryl B
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