Buying Marbles Online
Marble Discussion Forums
Rub shoulders with fellow marble enthusiasts and the hardcore collectors. Great places to learn, discuss and even have your marbles ID'd. Online discussion forums require that you sign-up in order to participate. Once you are signed up you should always read their FAQ and "sticky" posts in their forums that describe the rules and give tips to beginners.
- Marble Connection - Be sure to visit Steph's study hall with its plethora of notes and images relating to all things antique marbles.
- LandOfMarbles.com Community Forum
- Jabo Land - Visit here to keep up with the latest of Jabo's creations.
There are still a few companies mass-producing toy marbles.
General Informational Sites
- The Museum of American Glass in West Virginia - This museum celebrates WV's rich glass heritage, a big part of which is marbles. The National Marble Museum is now part of this museum.
- Marblealan.com - Home page of the late Alan Basinet, famous marble collector and consignor. Alan's classic Identification Guide appears here in its full glory.
- Joemarbles.com - An amazing gallery of marbles and some great in-depth marble collecting information and articles.
- American Toy Marble Museum Glossary - Fantastic and authoritative glossary of marble-related terms.
Marble Collectors Clubs
- West Virginia Marble Collectors Club
- Texas Marble Collectors
- Kansas City Marble Collectors Club
- International Association of Marble Collectors
- Indiana Marble Club - Started in 1999, the Indiana Marble Club is for marble collectors in and around the state of Indiana.
- Buckeye Marble Collector's Club
- Badger Marble Club