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Address: #2 Peddlers Alley, Salado, TX
Phone Number:
+1 254-947-0339
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10:00 - 17:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 15:00
Tue 12:00 - 15:00
Wed - Fri 10:00 - 17:30
Sat 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Salado Glassworks is a glassblowing studio and gallery that specializes in...

Salado Glassworks is a glassblowing studio and gallery that specializes in custom hand blown glass. There's always a seat by the fire for you to witness owner and artist Gail Allard shape art installations, sculptures, signature vessels or custom lighting options. The gallery also features custom hand blown glass drinkware, gifts and decor. Family friendly "Blow Your Own" events offer the chance experience and interact with the art of glassblowing firsthand. We look forward to seeing you in the shop!

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This is a fantastic experience. These are true artists and it is fascinating to see them create. Super friendly people and you cannot leave without taking something home.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TXEyeGuy
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Killeen, Texas
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Killeen, Texas
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149 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fantastic experience. These are true artists and it is fascinating to see them create. Super friendly people and you cannot leave without taking something home.

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Thank TXEyeGuy
Munster, Indiana
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32 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

The shop has a beautiful selection of hand blown glass for sale. You can watch them blow glass right in the room attached to the shop.

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Thank kmkrhia
Salado, Texas
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

If you've never blown your own glass ornament, you should do it! I took my young adult daughter and we had a memorable time. The staff are very helpful and enjoy their work. The glass items for sale are beautiful but can be expensive.

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Thank caseysusan
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

My husband took me there a few days after my birthday and my kids decided to go. My husband had mixed up the appointment date. She had no problem fixing our mistake and fit us in. There were three guys working with customers. They were really nice. They have a few really friendly animals my husband and kids liked playing... More 

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Thank mmorrisfam
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32 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I cannot say enough times, how awesome this place is. How fun the experience is. How nice the staff is. We did the Christmas ornament and will be going back for the Easter eggs. The gentlemen that handle the 2074 degree glass, are amazing. Everyone of them had superior people skills and glass working skills. The young ladies at the... More 

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Thank asb1-houston
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Took our kids and grandkids here to blow their own Christmas ornaments. What a blast! Good experience for all and keepsakes that will remind us of our experience every year. Bob was great with the young grandkids - very patient and explained every step to them.

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Thank Philip S
Leesburg, Virginia
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48 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This shop allows you or anyone 4 and up to blow their own pieces of glass -- depending on the time, pumpkins or Christmas ornaments. Plus, there is a wide selection of artwork ranging from sun catchers to wall displays and everything in between. The staff is moderately helpful, but luckily you don't need their expertise for anything but pricing.... More 

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Thank Kathleen R
Flower Mound, Texas
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35 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Great group of guys and they helped us blow our own Christmas ornaments (you can also do pumpkins in October)! Love the shop, the craftsmanship and the shop staff!

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Thank Sassy0062
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Salado Glassworks is fantastic!!! Gail and the gang are super friendly and makes the place feel like home! We didn't get the chance to join in on the glass blowing activities this time because we were just dropping in and they were booked for the day, :( but we will definitely be back!!! :) Love! Love! Love!

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Thank Jessica W
Spring, TX
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff. Sat down to watch the craftsmen at work and not only educated but also entertained just watching these guys work.

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Thank jdmcchurch M

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