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Corning, New York: The Crystal City: Local Glass Industry

This guide focuses on the glass-related history of the Corning, New York, and surrounding area, including local resources, special collections, and topics unique to Corning's glass history.

Local Glass Industry

Local Glass Industry

Learn more about the history and innovations of the local glass industry:

We encourage you to visit the Crystal City Gallery at The Corning Museum of Glass, which was completely reinstalled in Spring 2018 to mark the 150th anniversary of glassmaking coming to Corning, NY!