Glass Pumpkins

Through November 30, 2021
Museum-wide

Celebrate the cooler weather and shorter days in a unique and memorable way this autumn at The Corning Museum of Glass.

Find your pumpkin fix at The Shops or Make Your Own Glass pumpkin at The Studio. Plus, use your admission to watch amazing glassmakers make glass pumpkins.

A close up of a gaffer using a snipping tool to cut a piece of molten glass to create a white and amber pumpkin

Glass Pumpkin Demos

See how glass pumpkins are created in this special fall demonstration. Each gaffer's pumpkin has a unique personality that's all its own, making each demonstration a totally different and exciting experience.

colorful glass pumpkins sit on a rustic wheelbarrow

Buy Glass Pumpkins

Locally-made glass pumpkins in every size, shape, and color are available in the Museum Shops. Be sure to visit the Glass Farmers Market from October 1 through October 11 .

a young girl and an older woman gaze at two extremely large orange glass pumpkins with green stems

See The World's Largest Blown Glass Pumpkin

You’ve seen big pumpkins, but never one this big made of glass!

Made by our Museum glassmakers in 2009, our giant pumpkin measures 97 inches (more than 8 feet) in circumference and weighs in at a whopping 70 pounds!

an orange and yellow pumpkin with a green stem

Make Your Own Glass

Try your hand at making your own glass! Pop over to The Studio and choose from one of our festive fall-themed projects. There are spook-tacular options for every age and skill level. This experience is a seasonal favorite, so make sure you book early.

a young man and woman look into a display case with glass goblets inside

Savor Fire and Vine

Fire and Vine: The Story of Glass and Wine follows the path of the grape from the vineyard to your drinking glass. Today, glass touches wine at every step of this process. Explore how the transparency, versatility, and strength of glass improve wine and enhance its enjoyment.

an orange jack o'lantern next to a green pumpkin with smiles

Find the Fall Friends!

Explore the newly refreshed Tiffany Studios gallery. Featuring incredible glass creations, stunning colors, and spectacular craftsmanship.