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Wimberley Glass Works

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Address: 6469 Ranch Road 12, San Marcos, TX 78666-2492
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+1 512-393-3316
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Wimberley Glass Works is the premier custom blown-glass light designer in...

Wimberley Glass Works is the premier custom blown-glass light designer in Texas, ready to craft the perfect art piece for your home or office. The glassblowing demonstrations are Wednesday thru Saturday from approximately 10:30 to 12:30 and 1:30 to 4:30.

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Beautiful glass works

If you happen to be going to Wimberley, maybe for their monthly market days, then plan some extra time to stop here. The glass works they have are so beautiful. And it would... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
arlyn1
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Converse, Texas
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Converse, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you happen to be going to Wimberley, maybe for their monthly market days, then plan some extra time to stop here. The glass works they have are so beautiful. And it would also be worth your while to watch and see how they make them. It is something for all ages to see

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Thank arlyn1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These local artisans do beautiful work. It's definitely worth a stop if you are headed in or out of Wimberly. If you are lucky, you'll be there as they are doing a glass blowing demonstration. During the summer it's hotter than ...., but really interesting!

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Thank Brandie J
Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

It is spell binding to see simple sand turned into beautiful and functional elements of our society. Watch them work, buy what you wish and order custom glass products if you wish. Easy parking. Friendly staff anxious to show you what you can do with glass.

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Thank zepper50
Montclair, NJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

I haven't been to a glass-blowing factory since the Murano factory in Italy, but this demonstration was very informative and interesting. The showroom is large and the products are varied, so don't miss it! And take a few minutes to sit outside in the shade an appreciate the outside artwork.

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Thank VanderZyppe
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

We were able to view up close and talk with these amazing artisans at work and view the beautiful showroom

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Thank mmfenton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Great educational demonstration, but very hot in the studio. The pieces for sale are exquisite and mostly quite expensive.

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Thank Robin P
New Braunfels
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Been driving by this place for quite awhile and decided to stop in. What an incredible display of hand blown glass in a variety of shapes sizes and function. Very gracious and informed staff. If you are looking for the unique...this is the place. Their custom capabilities are endless.

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Thank Carol J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Loved watching the work being done. The art work is exceptional. Ended up buying a piece. Looks great in my house. Staff was so friendly and have lots of information to share. Thanks Jason.

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Thank Lizzardy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend booking demonstration and then add an extra 20 minutes to look at all the beautiful glass. You need to call ahead to book the demonstration. They do not teach glass blowing.

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Thank Diane H
Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

This ranks high on my list for places to take out-of-towners. Almost anyone, of any age, can enjoy the free demonstration of how they create a beautiful handmade piece of glass art. You can stop by almost anytime, and catch part or all of a demonstration depending on the interest level of your guest, and ask questions about the technique.... More 

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