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Carriage House Glass

Oglebay Institute, Wheeling, WV
+1 800-624-6988
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Beautiful Glass So much to see

We visited the museum and watched the glass blower. He took the time to educate us a bit. It was... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
Richard D
,
Hershey, Pennsylvania
Looking to add to my collection

Stopped in while staying a the lodge nearby to see the collection of art glass from WV. and the... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Nihilator
,
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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Dedicated to glass products, the Carriage House contains the Oglebay Institute Glass Museum and has a glass shop on the top floor.
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Oglebay Institute, Wheeling, WV
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

We visited the museum and watched the glass blower. He took the time to educate us a bit. It was great. The story of the glass history in Wheeling is amazing and the demo was enlightening. We shopped up in the Store and there were...More

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Reviewed October 6, 2017

Stopped in while staying a the lodge nearby to see the collection of art glass from WV. and the around the country and world. It is free to visit the gift shop, but is costs to get into the glass museum. We did not have...More

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Reviewed November 10, 2016

We stopped by the glass house when we stayed at the Lodge. It is a beautiful retail store with a museum on glass making.

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Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

We shopped then went downstairs to the museum and glass blowing demonstration. We purchased some of Bob Allen's pieces after watching him create a really pretty pumpkin. I thoroughly enjoyed talking with Liz.

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Reviewed November 23, 2013

My husband and I recently visited this location and pleasantly enjoyed our time there. We had a wonderful time browsing the shop. We also stopped at the museum and were amazed with all of the beautiful pieces that are on exhibit. The glass makers were...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2013

We started with a demonstration, educational talk, and visit with the glass blower. This is a very interesting art form and amazes many as to how things are made. From the smallest of items like marbles to big beautiful multicolored pieces, one can't help but...More

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Reviewed December 21, 2012

Lots of beautiful glass products in all price ranges, but the really nice stuff is really pricey. High quality, though and a lot of it's local

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Reviewed November 6, 2012

Carriage House Glass has a wide variety of glassware and other gift ideas. They offer prices from the very lows to the highs so there is something for everyone. While at the Oglebay Resort or in the area, make a stop at Carriage House Glass...More

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Reviewed September 4, 2012

Enjoyed the glassblowing presentation. Museum had an extensive collection from the West Virginia areaVariety of glass items for sale. .

Thank cc1213
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Reviewed July 30, 2012

Very beautiful displays. Would like to see something more intricately made then a glass paper weight...which I've seen previously. Pricing high and no personalized glass etching available.

Thank Ruth H
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