Lava Glass, Taupo

3.7
Discover a captivating art form at Lava Glass, a center dedicated to introducing visitors to the techniques of glassblowing. Watch artisans design and create pieces in the studio, and study the finished articles in the onsite gallery. The volcanic series of designs offers a particularly rich perspective on New Zealand's scenery and diverse landscapes, with colorful patterns and mystical shapes emulating the look and feel of the country. You can purchase these original pieces from an extensive range available in the onsite shop, as well as enjoying a light meal and freshly made cakes in the cafe. Plan to visit Lava Glass and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Taupo attractions using our Taupo trip planning site .
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  • We went to visit the Lava Glass having seen a beautiful bowl a friend had. We have now purchased two bowls, Desert Road Sunset and Rainbow mountain, both are absolutely beautiful.  more »
  • Lovely time looking round this place,easy access and nice cafe area, bright and airy shop,would have liked to have taken pics of merchandise but not allowed  more »
  • Such craftsmanship with stunning glass blowing pieces to admire or purchase. We just stopped as it was advised they had the best coffee and ended up having lunch and spending some time there. We weren...  more »
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