The Stained Glass Museum, Ely

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  • August 2, 2017
    Given my preference for old glass I would have liked to see a greater skew towards that but the range of Georgian-Victorian glass was interesting. Those with a taste for the modern are well served.  more »
  • August 2, 2017
    I was not expecting to find a stained glass museum however this is certain not unwelcome to see it all close up. I have never been in such a gallery before it included a moderate selection of medieval...  more »
  • August 1, 2017
    Although this was a great museum for all things stained glass I found the information panels about each piece, very difficult to see and read. The text was very small indeed, often you have larger hea...  more »
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  • This museum displays over 120 stained glass panels, some of which are 800 years old. The displays allow you to appreciate the stained glass, up close at eye level. I found the tutors at workshop on copper fouling to be knowledgeable and patient.
  • A lovely adjunct to the main cathedral. Collection of stained glass from ancient to modern times with both religious and secular objects on display. Also look out for the stone gargoyles on the museum wall.
  • This place is fascinating and inspiring for stained glass makers.

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