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Tacoma Glassblowing Studio

114 S 23rd St, Tacoma, WA 98402-2903
+1 253-383-3499
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We went to their store to see what they had for sale. Beautiful items we bought several and are... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2015
Joelta1
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Fife, Washington
An Incredible, Fun and Creative Experience!

The Tacoma Glassblowing Studio was recommended highly by some of our business associates. SO GLAD... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2015
Bordenbunch
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Oak Forest, Illinois
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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...more
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114 S 23rd St, Tacoma, WA 98402-2903
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+1 253-383-3499
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Reviewed July 8, 2015

We went to their store to see what they had for sale. Beautiful items we bought several and are happy with them.

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Reviewed June 30, 2015

The Tacoma Glassblowing Studio was recommended highly by some of our business associates. SO GLAD that we took their advise and did this! From the second we arrived we were treated "like family". We picked the pieces that we wanted to create and then we...More

1  Thank Bordenbunch
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Reviewed June 18, 2015

Our family tries to sample local culture when on vacation and a trip to Tacoma must include glass blowing. The studio was a few blocks from our hotel and accessible from the free tram that runs through the downtown area. The entire staff at the...More

2  Thank K B
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Reviewed June 14, 2015

Came up from Central California to visit my son and he had made plans for us to do this. Nice experience. Very friendly, patient and helpful group. We were there on 6/13/15 and we've already booked another experience in 3 weeks when I'm back up...More

2  Thank Navymomx3
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Reviewed June 9, 2015

Loved, loved, loved my experience here. So much fun and such a friendly environment. They even shipped my creation to me since I was flying out same day, and it makes me smile every time I look at it!

2  Thank missylissy77
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Reviewed March 31, 2015

We had a wonderful time at the Tacoma Glass Blowing Co. Everyone there was nice, helpful and willing to offer their opinion when asked. We never felt as though they tried to upsell us on better or bigger pieces. And our glassblower, Ben, I believe,...More

2  Thank Barneyboones
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Reviewed March 25, 2015

All the gals in our office did one of their glassblowing workshops and it was excellent. We liked the fact that there was an option for everyone. Float, dish, plate, pumpkin, vase, and such. There were three glass blowers working with us one-on-one and it...More

2  Thank Laura B
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Reviewed February 19, 2015

This was my second time taking a class. This was a two day course. The instructors have all worked at the glass museum and/or with other famous artists such as Dale Chihuly. They are knowledgeable, patient and make your work look good. It was not...More

3  Thank daxdad
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Reviewed November 9, 2014

A great experience for the whole family. You can see up close a real skill that should not be lost. A creative glass/mind blowing experience!

3  Thank Loren778899
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Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

We were staying with friends in Seattle, and were frankly more than a little surprised when they said we were coming here. It was astounding to watch!

3  Thank CarmichaelVentura
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Ayler-Purgatorio
February 21, 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
January 7, 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
December 27, 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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