International Paperweight Society


Museums with Paperweights


CALIFORNIA

Edward Dean Museum
8401 Oak Glen Road
Cherry Valley, CA  92223
909-845-2626
50 weights

ILLINOIS

Art Institute of Chicago
Michigan Ave. at Adams Street
Chicago, IL  60603
312-443-3600
Collection of Arthur Rubloff
1,000 weights

Birks Museum 
Millikin University
1184 W. Main Street
Decatur, IL  62522
217-424-6337
350 weights; 150 weights in storage can be seen by appointment

Illinois State Museum
Spring & Edwards Streets
Springfield, IL  62706
217-782-7386
Morton Barker Collection
100 weights; 100 weights in storage can be seen by appointment


 IOWA

Laura Musser Museum
Muscatine Art Center
1314 Mulberry Avenue
Muscatine, IA  52761
319-263-8282
20 weights; 20 weights in storage can be seen by appointment


 KANSAS

Topeka Public Library
1515 W. 10th Street
Topeka, KS  66604
913-233-2040
60 weights; 60 weights in storage can be seen by appointment


 LOUISANA

R.W. Norton Art Gallery
4747 Creswell Avenue
Shreveport, LA  71106
318-865-4201
50 weights


MAINE

The Jones Museum of Glass and Ceramics
Douglas Hill, ME  04024
207-787-3370
78 weights
30 weights in storage can be seen by appointment


MASSACHUSETTS

Historical Society of Old Newbury
Cushing House
98 High Street
Newburyport, MA  01950
508-462-2681
200 weights

Sandwich Glass Museum
P.O. Box 103
Sandwich, MA  02563
508-888-0251
20 weights

Smith College of Art Museum
Elm Street at Bedford Terrace
Northampton, MA  01063
413-585-2760
200 weights not on display, but can be seen by appointment


MICHIGAN

Flint Institute of Arts
DeWaters Art Center
1120 E. Kearsley Street
Flint, MI  48503
810-234-1695
100 weights; 100 weights in storage can be seen by appointment

The Edison Institute / Henry Ford Museum
20900 Oakwood Boulevard
Dearborn, MI  48503
313-271-1620
12 weights
446 weights (mostly non-glass) in storage can be seen by appointment for a fee


MINNESOTA

Minneapolis Institute of Arts
2400 3rd Ave. South
Minneapolis, MN  55404
612-870-3200



MISSOURI

St. Mary s of the Barrens
Countess Estelle Doheny Museum
Miraculous Medal Office
Perryville, MO  63775
314-547-8343
100 weights can be seen by appointment


NEW JERSEY

Museum of American Glass
Wheaton Village
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
609-825--6800
300 weights; other weights in storage can be seen by appointment

New Jersey Historical Society
230 Broadway
Newark, NJ  07104
201-483-3939
10 weights in storage can be seen by appointment

New Jersey State Museum
P.O. Box 1868
205 W. State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
609-292-6300
3 weights; 60 weights in storage can be seen by appointment


NEW YORK

Margaret Woodbury Strong Museum
One Manhattan Square
Rochester, NY  14607
716-263-2700
382 weights
222 weights in storage can be seen by appointment

Metropolitan Museum of Art
82nd St. & 5th Avenue
New York, NY  10024
212-535-7710
27 weights

The Brooklyn Museum
Eastern Parkway
Brooklyn, NY  11238
718-638-5000
2 weights; 30 weights in storage can be seen by appointment if made far in advance

The Corning Museum of Glass
One Museum Way
Corning, NY  14830-2253
607-937-5371
500 weights

OHIO

Degenhart Paperweight and Glass Museum
P.O. Box 112
Rt. 22 & I-77
Cambridge, OH  43725
614-342-2676
600 weights

Seneca County Museum
28 Clay Street
Tiffin, OH  44883
419-447-4141
120 weights

The Toledo Museum of Art
Monroe Street & Scottwood Avenue
Box 1013
Toledo, OH  43697
419-255-8000
200 weights; 100 weights in storage can be seen by appointment


PENNSYLVANIA

Rothman Gallery
Franklin & Marshall College
P.O. Box 3003
Lancaster, PA  17604
717-291-3911
100 weights; 100 weights in storage can be seen by appointment

Philadelphia Museum of Art
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA
215-763-8100
24 weights


RHODE ISLAND

Rhode Island School of Design
Museum of Art
224 Benefit Street
Providence, RI  02903
401-454-6526
20 weights  can only be seen by appointment


TENNESSEE

Houseton Antique Museum
201 High Street
Chattanooga, TN  37407
423-267-7176
14 weights


VERMONT

The Bennington Museum
West Main Street
Bennington, VT  05201
802-447-1571
24 weights


VIRGINIA

The Chrysler Museum
Olney Road & Mowbray Arch
Norfolk, VA  23510
804-664-6200
12 weights


WISCONSIN

Bergstrom-Mahler Museum
165 North Park Avenue
Neenah, WI  54956
414-751-4658
Over 1000 weights

The House on the Rock Museum
Highway 23
Spring Green, WI  53588
608-935-3639
60 weights


CANADA

Glenbow-Alberta Institute
130-9 Avenue SE
Calgary, Alberta  T2G 0P3
403-263-9552

Canadian Museum of Civilization
(formerly National Museum of Man)
History Division
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0M8
819-776-7000

Royal Ontario Museum
100 Queen s Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C6
416-586-5549
125 weights


ENGLAND

Yelverton Paperweight Centre
Leg O Mutton
Yelverton
Devon PL 20 6AD, ENGLAND


NEW ZEALAND

Whangarei Museum
Manu Road
Whangarei, New Zealand
011-64-9-438-9630


SCOTLAND

National Museums of Scotland
Library Chambers Street
Edinburgh EH1 1JF, SCOTLAND
011-44-131-227534

Perth Museum & Art Gallery
George Street
Perth PH1 52B, SCOTLAND
011-44-1738-632488


Please help us find museums to add to this list! Send additions via email to the IPS.


Larry Selman (lselman@got.net)