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Caliente Hot Glass

Closes in 6 min: 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Open today: 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Loved this place, So FUN! I signed up my husband for the holiday ornament class as a Christmas... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fort Worth, Texas
Christmas 2018

This was an AWESOME experience! Very professional and knowledgeable, yet allowed for fun and full... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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For those interested in learning to blow glass, we have amazing private art experiences, small group classes, corporate team building events, and a gaffers curriculum. With Advance notice we can accommodate events occurring morning, evening, or on...more
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Hours Today: 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1411 N Hackberry, San Antonio, TX 78208-1911
+1 210-504-9244
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this place, So FUN! I signed up my husband for the holiday ornament class as a Christmas present and he really enjoyed it. Staff was professional, talented and made it an adventure. Thank you so much to Caliente Glass for being the best part...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jon-kathy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an AWESOME experience! Very professional and knowledgeable, yet allowed for fun and full experience! My fiance loved his Christmas present and this is a nice addition to our tree...We will return in January to celebrate his birthday and experience a more intricate piece...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank smoore2019
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are knowledgeable, fun and great instructors. Location isn’t the greatest, but it works and is set up nicely. We learned a lot about the process and history. Loved being able to do only what I’ve got to watch before. Great couple or family...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lovetrippers
Reviewed December 4, 2018

From the moment that we arrived for our class Glen and Ruth welcomed us in and we immediately felt right at home. Glen's knowledge and love for the art of glassblowing shows in his amazing work. My husband planned this activity as a surprise for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jdjcjsansom
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

If you love glass art and are in the San Antonio area go blow your own glass. Super fun experience and the artist is super knowledgeable about the process and answers all your questions about glass blowing and the artistry of blown glass. Will definitely...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ginger h
Reviewed November 26, 2018

Everyone at Clienty Hot Glass makes you feel so welcome! I selected this activity to help celebrate my birthday. I had previously seen glass blowing only at local Ren-Fairs and really enjoyed watching this art. This shop offered a great place to learn and the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kathy T
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Great group of people to walk us through the glass blowing process. Lovely show room of pieces for sale that the staff has made. Location is a bit awkward with a train coming through every half hour or so but when it blows it’s whistle,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PamelaW2098
Reviewed September 3, 2018

This was by far one of the best experiences of my life. Glen and Ruth were so great and I can't wait to go back for another class! I highly recommend everyone try a class.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Candace S
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Ruth and Glen at Caliente Hot Glass are great people! I went for my birthday and was the only student at the time slot. It was an amazing experience to say the least. Holding the “stick” with the molten glass at the end and turning...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 533judya
Reviewed May 25, 2018

Wow! what an amazing experience. I could not wait to do a tandem event for my anniversary with my wife. Thanks to Caliente and the excellent Artist we have an anniversary piece that will be treasured for the rest of our lives as well as...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Mark H
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October 21, 2018|
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Response from PamelaW2098 | Reviewed this property |
I bought a large glass bowl that was well packed and sent yo Chicago. It cost $60 to ship to me. You would probably make small orbs as a guest. They would be much less. Call them directly. They’ll give you the price for the... More
May 12, 2016|
Response from Ruth B | Property representative |
Hi Cynthomas, My sincere apologies (and I'll update my tripadvisor notifications to avoid missing future questions) Next time you have plans to come to San Antonio, just give us a call weekdays at 210.504.9244 to schedule an... More