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New Orleans Glassworks & Printmaking Studio

727 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70130-3629
+1 504-529-7279
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Great free art find

We have been here several times. This year during our annual vacation to NOLA, we brought our 21... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Judy G
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Great time taking glassblowing class with Zack

We found out about this class when we arrived to New Orleans. We made the reservations for the two... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Adam G
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Visitors are treated to the breathtaking daily demonstrations. Hands on two-hour classes available in Venetian Glassblowing, Torchwork, Welding, Metal Sculpture, Printmaking, Jewelry, Stained Glass, Sugar Blowing and Copper Enameling. Prominent New Orleans Artists collaborating with International masters creating in the sky lit studios. The South's largest working artist studio and exhibition gallery. Spacious, renovated, historical building brick building two blocks down town from the world war museum. The New Orleans Glassworks & Printmaking Studio is a 501(c)(3)nonprofit organization, operational since 1989 as a facility devoted to enriching the cultural lives of its guests to its school, open-working studios, and rolling exhibitions.
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727 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70130-3629
Central Business District
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+1 504-529-7279
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here several times. This year during our annual vacation to NOLA, we brought our 21 year old daughter. She loved looking at all the glass pieces of art for sale and enjoyed watching a student making their glass creation. We spent about...More

Thank Judy G
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We found out about this class when we arrived to New Orleans. We made the reservations for the two hour glassblowing class and was warmly welcomed even though we arrived early. Zack was terrific. Keep in mind this could be dangerous given the high heat...More

Thank Adam G
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Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

We signed up for the two hour workshop on a lark. I saw it on TripAdvisor after we got to NOLA. Wow, what a fun and unique thing to do as a couple. I’m not at all crafty, but they guide you expertly through the...More

1  Thank Steven B
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Reviewed January 14, 2018

En route to the WWII Museum we happened upon this studio that was no more than a 15-minute walk outside of the Quarter. While the art of glass blowing has always excited me having taken lessons in another city, I recommend visiting the studio if...More

1  Thank DP49
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

If you are looking for something really entertaining and different to do in New Orleans, I would recommend a visit to New Orleans Glassworks. The studio has some really amazing glasswork. However, to get the full experience, you need to take the two hour glassblowing...More

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Reviewed January 1, 2018

The sign up process is a little bit odd - it took several emails and phone calls back and forth just to try to get a two hour class scheduled and confirmed. When you indicate your interest by filling out the inquiry on their website,...More

Thank milril44
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Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

We were a group of three. I booked the appointment via completing an online form. I received a call from a woman to complete the registration process and schedule the date and time. Initially, I scheduled a Blow Your Own Glass session for two people....More

1  Thank AfrinetNYC
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Reviewed October 12, 2017

We went to watch the glass blowing as advertised on the sign outside. The men blowing the glass seemed to not want us there. Since I like to support non-profit schools I went out to look at the items that I thought were for sale....More

1  Thank Shirley B
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Reviewed June 23, 2017

I loved this place. I had a great time learning to blow glass. The instructor was also awesome. Great personality and instructor.

1  Thank ES765
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Reviewed May 23, 2017

I passed this shop last time we visited New Orleans and it was closed so I was looking forward to visiting it today. We were too late to catch the glassblowing but browsed the store. The guy at the till has got to be the...More

2  Thank ScotsGetEverywhere
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Donna M
April 27, 2015|
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Other reviewers said it was $155 for a two hour session. I went to their websites and the prices aren't posted there either.
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