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San Juan, Texas: Stained Glass Museum

The largest collection of stained glass windows in the U.S. On display inside a new, cross-shaped pseudo-church where all of the windows are illuminated from behind, even after dark.

Gelman Stained Glass Museum

Address:
411 Virgen de San Juan Blvd, San Juan, TX
Directions:
Gelman Stained Glass Museum. On the east side of N. Nebraska St./Virgen de San Juan Blvd, just north of its intersection with E. 1st St.
Hours:
W-F 4-7, Sa-Su 12-6 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
956-601-0838
Admission:
Adults $20.
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Stained Glass Museum.

Stained Glass Museum

The Gelman Stained Glass Museum has stained glass windows from several different churches that have been saved. It's been open for a couple years. I spent over two hours there.

[Daryl Allison, 05/07/2024]

The museum opened in late 2021. Although the building resembles an old Roman Catholic church, it's a new custom structure. All of the windows are illuminated from behind, even after dark.


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