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Pittsburgh Glass Center Studios

5472 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3455
+1 412-365-2145
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Terrific place to take a class!

Spent a week at PGC taking a Summer Intensive class. The studio space is terrific, Deb Crowley's... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
plegere2018
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Voorheesville, New York
Pittsburgh Tip 2

Check out their website and take a half day class. We made glass bowls and If you get Chris or... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Low75
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Arlington, VA
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5472 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3455
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

Spent a week at PGC taking a Summer Intensive class. The studio space is terrific, Deb Crowley's class was amazing, and the PGC staff are outstanding.

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Check out their website and take a half day class. We made glass bowls and If you get Chris or Lisa you'll be in great hands. Reserve a class in advance.

2  Thank Low75
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

If you want to see how glass objects are made or if you want to make your own, this is the place to be. There's so much to learn about glass and it's such a thrill to create a work of your own. Admission is...More

2  Thank Annette H
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

I experienced "Date Night" at the Pittsburgh Glass Center and had a great time. The staff was very nice and they had snacks and drinks available. We were instructed in making a paper weight which was a perfect fit for those of us who are...More

1  Thank jrf1963
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Spend an afternoon or a week. If you spend a week, you get lunch every day. Taking a class here is so doggone easy, it's a good thing I don't live closer or I'd have to quit my day job. I've done summer intensives twice...More

1  Thank ImagineThatGlass
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

I took my Girl Scout here to make Christmas ornaments. What a great activity and a fun learning experience. The Christmas ornaments were all beautiful. The girls were able to pick their colors so each one was unique. I want to go back and make...More

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Reviewed 20 December 2016

My wife and I stopped in to see this place last weekend. We didn't work with any glass but the option was there to join a class. The classes that were in progress were open for us to walk in and observe. Everyone was very...More

1  Thank Micah5
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

The time I spent at The Pittsburgh Glass Center went by quickly because I was so entertained. The demonstrations were given by people who have a passion for the art they create. And that passion was contagious. The explanation of the various steps that I...More

Thank SayBye2Me
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

I love this place. I've gone for classes, demos, and lectures. Everything is always well planned and well run. The staff is friendly and accommodating, and the artists they get in are first rate. A real asset for Pittsburg.

Thank LittleCallieCat
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Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

In all honesty, I didn't know this place existed,or what they offered until a few weeks ago. I know a whole lot more now! A group of us friends had birthdays this month, and wanted to do something different,so we scheduled a 2 hour class...More

3  Thank Bo K
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Susie H
10 February 2015|
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Response from PghGlassCenter | Property representative |
We do private tours and hands on glassmaking for groups of 6 or more anytime during our open hours. Give Margaret a call at 412-365-2145 x 201 to set something up or for more information. Thanks!
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