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Pittsburgh Glass Center Studios

5472 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3455
+1 412-365-2145
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Pittsburgh Tip 2

Check out their website and take a half day class. We made glass bowls and If you get Chris or... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
Arlington, VA
Well worth it

If you want to see how glass objects are made or if you want to make your own, this is the place to... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
Annette H
Sebastian, Florida
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5472 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3455
+1 412-365-2145
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Check out their website and take a half day class. We made glass bowls and If you get Chris or Lisa you'll be in great hands. Reserve a class in advance.

Thank Low75
Reviewed 25 August 2017

If you want to see how glass objects are made or if you want to make your own, this is the place to be. There's so much to learn about glass and it's such a thrill to create a work of your own. Admission is...More

Thank Annette H
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I experienced "Date Night" at the Pittsburgh Glass Center and had a great time. The staff was very nice and they had snacks and drinks available. We were instructed in making a paper weight which was a perfect fit for those of us who are...More

Thank jrf1963
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Spend an afternoon or a week. If you spend a week, you get lunch every day. Taking a class here is so doggone easy, it's a good thing I don't live closer or I'd have to quit my day job. I've done summer intensives twice...More

1  Thank ImagineThatGlass
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I took my Girl Scout here to make Christmas ornaments. What a great activity and a fun learning experience. The Christmas ornaments were all beautiful. The girls were able to pick their colors so each one was unique. I want to go back and make...More

Thank STJ061205
Reviewed 19 December 2016

My wife and I stopped in to see this place last weekend. We didn't work with any glass but the option was there to join a class. The classes that were in progress were open for us to walk in and observe. Everyone was very...More

Thank Micah5
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

The time I spent at The Pittsburgh Glass Center went by quickly because I was so entertained. The demonstrations were given by people who have a passion for the art they create. And that passion was contagious. The explanation of the various steps that I...More

Thank SayBye2Me
Reviewed 29 July 2016

I love this place. I've gone for classes, demos, and lectures. Everything is always well planned and well run. The staff is friendly and accommodating, and the artists they get in are first rate. A real asset for Pittsburg.

Thank LittleCallieCat
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

In all honesty, I didn't know this place existed,or what they offered until a few weeks ago. I know a whole lot more now! A group of us friends had birthdays this month, and wanted to do something different,so we scheduled a 2 hour class...More

2  Thank Bo K
Reviewed 31 August 2015

This is something everyone should experience. We have taken several classes here and keep going back for more. We have had excellent teachers. Very friendly & knowledgeable. We have made glass flowers & pumpkins here. It can get expensive, but there are cheap classes you...More

1  Thank Felix B
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Susie H
10 February 2015|
Response from PghGlassCenter | Property representative |
We do private tours and hands on glassmaking for groups of 6 or more anytime during our open hours. Give Margaret a call at 412-365-2145 x 201 to set something up or for more information. Thanks!