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Lexington Glassworks

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Awesome Venue!

Cool place to browse and watch the artisan's blow glass. I bought some cool whiskey glasses here... read more

Reviewed yesterday
JJboone
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Asheville, North Carolina
Fascinating!!!

I was always fascinated by the delicate art of glass blowing to create intricate shapes and sizes... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
anandkarpur
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Lexington Glassworks, located in the heart of downtown Asheville, NC, was born out of the desire to create timeless and innovative hand-blown glass. Each piece is skillfully crafted using century old techniques and locally sourced material with the...more
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81 S Lexington Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3309
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Reviewed yesterday

Cool place to browse and watch the artisan's blow glass. I bought some cool whiskey glasses here for Christmas gifts.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JJboone
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was always fascinated by the delicate art of glass blowing to create intricate shapes and sizes. Till date have watched these only on television. On our one of the day trips towards the mountains, we wanted to do something other than popping into a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank anandkarpur
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were fortunate enough to see the guys making glass ornaments for Christmas. Watching them work is mesmerizing! Highly recommend you pop into this shop on your travels to Asheville.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Erinrsanta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First, there is parking right by the shop, so if you not a big walker, fear not as this shop in not direclty in the more congested downtown. It's a mere 10 minute or so walk away from the main shopping area. The shop itself...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Buckeye_Seth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The folks at Lexington Glassworks are all experienced glassblowers, and not only can you see their gallery, you can watch them create these works of art. It is fascinating to watch.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stephen B
LexingtonGlassworks, Gallery Associate at Lexington Glassworks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much, Stephen! We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed watching the glassblowing process. Thank you for taking the time towrite us this revirw and we hope you visit us again soon!

Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

I grew up in a very small town—population about 400-500. And we had a glassblower in town. Loved going in and watching him work. Loved looking at all the pretty things. This is not quite the same. But glassblowing in today’s world. Lots of pretty...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GlennaBeck
LexingtonGlassworks, Gallery Associate at Lexington Glassworks, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Thank you for sharing this sweet memory with us. Glassblowing is an amazing art form and we're so happy that you stopped by our gallery and studio. Thank you for all the kind words and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed October 24, 2018

Loved the glassworks. They make all kinds of glass. We bought a pumpkin for the Halloween Season. It was fun to watch them make the glass.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank EvansvilleCobra
LexingtonGlassworks, Gallery Associate at Lexington Glassworks, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us! Thank you for supporting our studio by purchasing a glassblown pumpkin. We hope you visit us again soon!

Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful works of art. They don’t do classes but they do glass blowing demonstrations. We left with an ornament as a souvenir. Worth a stop.More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kabingha
LexingtonGlassworks, Gallery Associate at Lexington Glassworks, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Thank you for stopping by our studio and for taking the time to write us this review! We are a working studio and do not offer workshops. Our artists work 6 days a week making one of a kind glass and custom lighting. We invite...More

Reviewed October 20, 2018

As a glass collector, I've been in many glass shops and watched numerous demonstrations. Lexington Glassworks excels by having a knowledgeable person give a narration while the glass blowers to about their work. The demo we saw had a woman describing each step as they...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bob J
LexingtonGlassworks, Gallery Associate at Lexington Glassworks, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Thank you, Bob! We truly appreciate the kind words and support! Our glass artists work 6 days a week making one of a kind glass and custom lighting. We always strive to experiment with different techniques, colors, and forms. We love what we do and...More

Reviewed October 17, 2018

We were walking around Asheville when we found this place. Beautiful glass peices with an open air work space. Fascinating to watch.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Davanrn
LexingtonGlassworks, Gallery Associate at Lexington Glassworks, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

We're so glad you stopped by! Thank you for writing us such a kind review and we hoep you visit us again soon!

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Response from annsgold | Reviewed this property |
1.) There is a parking lot next to them, 2.) and there is a parking garage across the street from them and, 3.) there is often plenty of street parking.
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Entry is free. You can buy or not buy. No pressure.
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