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Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center

Map1501 Glasstown Rd.
Millville, NJ 08332
856-825-6800
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  • Art Museums & Centers
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Description:

Visit this arts complex to tour the Museum of American Glass, a collection of more than 6,500 pieces. Also, watch live demonstrations in glass art, ceramics & wood carvings in the Artist Studios. At the Down Jersey Folk Center, see exhibits relating to New Jersey’s various cultural groups & traditions. Guided tours are available.

FAMILY MUST-SEES: Home to the Guinness World Records’ World’s Largest Glass Bottle, the museum offers a variety of unique artwork. Interact with the art through Creation Stations. Visit the Zen Garden, a miniature, stylized Japanese rock garden, then use rocks to create your own version. And view the found-object art in the Wheaton Glass: The Art of the Fellowship exhibit before making your own found-object sculpture from magnetic boards and shapes.

Additional Information:

County: NJ - Outlying Areas
Free Admission?: Free
Ages: All Ages/Families
Elementary School Age
Middle School & Teens
Parents
Toddlers & Preschoolers
Offers Field Trips?: yes
Grades for Field Trips: 0 Kindergarten
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