Hot Glass at Sea

At Sea

The Museum collaborates with Celebrity Cruises to tell the world about glass. Celebrity Solstice, Celebrity Equinox, and Celebrity Eclipse each include a hotshop on the top deck of the ship where Corning Museum of Glass gaffers present live, narrated glassblowing demonstrations. A popular activity for guests, Hot Glass at Sea reaches more than 300,000 people each year. The ships visit ports around the world.

Celebrity Cruises SeaPass Discount
Those who have experienced Hot Glass at Sea aboard the Celebrity Solstice, Celebrity Equinox, or Celebrity Eclipse, or traveled on any Celebrity Cruises ship are invited to visit the Museum as a special guest! Just show your Celebrity SeaPass and receive free admission for two and a 15% discount in the Museum Shops. Plus, kids and teens, 17 and under, are always free. (Valid for U.S. residents only through December 31, 2016. The offer is non-transferable and you must provide a photo ID. Discount applies to non-sale items purchased in-store only. May not be used in conjunction with any other discount.)

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This contract on the Equinox has been my first experience visiting Central America and I’ve been very excited to join the ship and explore new places. On my first cruise, we sailed to Puerto Limón, Costa Rica, and I was lucky enough to go on a rainforest excursion. It was a leisurely ride, more... more
Today’s post comes from Ryan Doolittle, one of our glassblowers onboard the Celebrity Eclipse. Hello from the Hot Glass Show on the Celebrity Eclipse! Here is a fantastic Hot Glass team (Brandyn Callahan, Bob Swidergal and Ryan Doolittle) doing what they love to do best whilst sailing the high... more
We have made it to the northernmost capital of the world! For being such a small city, Reykjavik packs a lot of punch in the art department. Despite the gloomy weather year-round, the residents keep things very cheery with brightly colored buildings and murals. I must have collected about... more
I am so very excited to be back in the Baltic! Scandinavia is incredibly magical. One of my favorite places in the entire world is Copenhagen. It is such a clean and well-kept city, full of street art and beautiful architecture. Because of the fantastic bike paths that run through the city, many of... more
Waiting for the Baltic region to warm up, the Celebrity Eclipse happily heads out to the Mediterranean shortly after crossing the Atlantic Ocean. Being a very similar climate to San Diego, where I live, I encounter lots of familiar plant species and feel right at home. Malaga, Spain is a beautiful... more