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Tacoma Glassblowing Studio

114 S 23rd St, Tacoma, WA 98402-2903
+1 253-383-3499
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Glass Museum

Went to Chahuli Glass Museum and stopped to watch students glass blowing plus a stop at the gift... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
carole a
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Fun to watch!

Easy to just walk in and see close-up the glassblowing process as others take a class. There is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Loves2travel127
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Morristown, New Jersey
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TGS offers visitors a close up view of how hand blown glass is made and gives guests the opportunity to try it for themselves. The Glassblowing Experience is a one-on-one session with a skilled glassblower where people of all ages and walks in life can create blown glass for themselves. This facility also offers classes, group events, corporate gifts and their glass gallery features very talented local glass
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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114 S 23rd St, Tacoma, WA 98402-2903
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went to Chahuli Glass Museum and stopped to watch students glass blowing plus a stop at the gift shop afterwards. Beautiful and very informative viewing.

Thank carole a
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to just walk in and see close-up the glassblowing process as others take a class. There is a small shop, as well.

Thank Loves2travel127
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was truly one of the most unique and interesting activities I've participated in. The staff is incredibly friendly, welcoming and helpful, everyone bubbling with information they're eager to share. No experience needed to create a project! They walk you through, start to finish. So...More

Thank Niki D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We included this with our trip to the glass museum. It is always entertaining to watch glass blowing.

Thank Sylvia O
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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Celebrated daughter's birthday with glassblowing experience. Wow! What personable, professional staff with a well-organized set-up! THANK YOU Deborah, Breezy and Ben for such a fun learning experience. HIGHLY RECOMMEND!

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Just stopped in for a quick visit. We will not have time enough to come back for a glass blowing expierence, but if we had time we would have loved to have done that. Debra at the counter was very helpful in explaining the premise...More

Thank Kelly B
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

I have been blowing beautiful glass pieces since October of 2014 I believe and have been amazed by the artistic ability of those that help you.....not to mention the wonderful gals up front, that by now, feel like family! I have made many pieces for...More

Thank MargieJW
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Worth the trip. Artist that make amazing blown glass art. Truly beautiful in every detail. Would go back a 2d time.

Thank treith
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

Is amazing to watch how a material can be transformed into art, takes skills to do it. Good about this glassblowing studio is not too crowded and the process can be watch closely.

Thank Searchingandtravel
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

If you are visiting Tacoma, you have to check this place out. You can actually watch people glass blowing in the hot shop and they have some amazing works of art.

Thank kortkass
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Ayler-Purgatorio
22 February 2017|
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Response from Jeannine S | Property representative |
Are glass blowing experience ranges from $75 or 95. There's a five dollar discount each for groups of 6 or more. We have three glassblowing stations so three people can blow the time but the rest of the group can watch. We... More
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janderson912
8 January 2017|
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Response from Jeannine S | Property representative |
Unfortunately we do not, however if cost is an issue two people can work on one piece together at 70+tax verses each making their own piece at 70 each. Have a great night
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whiregirl
27 December 2016|
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Response from Jeannine S | Property representative |
Our gallery is open 9-5 but unfortunately no glassblowing classes available
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