Corning, New York


2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

1064 Votes - "Most Fun"
106 Votes - "Most Beautiful"
20 Votes - "Friendliest"
16 Votes - "Best For Food"
2 Votes - "Most Patriotic"
1 Votes - "Best for Geocaching"


Corning’s glasswork, wine and beauty make it an attractive location for a getaway. The town is home to the Corning Museum of Glass, where more than 45,000 pieces make up the world’s largest glass collection. See sculptures, windows, and demonstrations, then make your own. Children can watch a glassmaker turn one of their drawings into a creation and adults can construct their own in a studio.

The Rockwell Museum of Art offers as much of a presentation with paintings and sculptures demonstrating western art. View paintings of the cowboys and Indians and sculptures of animals throughout three galleries. The Kids Rock area provides activities, scavenger hunts, drawing and games for younger visitors.

With its prime location in the Finger Lakes, Corning is surrounded by wineries with tours and tastings for visitors. Local vintners participate in festivals, fairs, famers markets and entertainment with events all year round. There are even a few breweries in the area as well.

Visit the Historic Gaffer District for shopping and dining, where you’ll find renowned architecture and over 100 local businesses. With three additional museums and food, art and antiques tours, there’s so much to see and do here. Get more ideas from Corning’s reviews.

Corning is in the Heart of the Finger Lakes Region of NY. It is nestled in a peaceful valley but isthe home of Corning, Inc.'s research and corporate headquarters. It is friendly, has great restaurants, good shopping and in general a fun place to visit. SurroundingIn or arround corning are world class museums, great natuiral wonders and its people. A great town, "The Best"
Reviewed by Bongo67
on May 8, 2012
Corning has lots of fun things to do from blowing your own glass and visiting the world class Corning Museum of Glass.
Reviewed by mkat1128
on May 3, 2012
My husbands hometown !!! Always so much to do when we go back for visits...
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on May 3, 2012
Corning is a wonderful place to shop and a very pretty place to visit!
Reviewed by misslazyness
on May 3, 2012
Love the Corning Museum!!
Reviewed by CampFamily
on May 3, 2012
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