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Flame Run Glass Studio and Gallery

815 W Market St, Louisville, KY 40202-2654
+1 502-584-5353
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Love watching the glass blowers!!

Love coming here and seeing all the talent that is made into glass works of art. Purchased a few... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
dlmac2
,
Mount Carmel, Illinois
Very interesting

Our hotel, which was directly across the street from the museum had a beautiful chandelier and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Penny L
,
Centreville, Maryland
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Flame Run is the largest privately owned hotshop in this section of the country. We welcome all visitors, young and old, to enjoy the beauty and magic of glass with us.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“glass blowing” (18 reviews)
“glass art” (9 reviews)
“blown glass” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: Closed
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
815 W Market St, Louisville, KY 40202-2654
Central Business District
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+1 502-584-5353
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Love coming here and seeing all the talent that is made into glass works of art. Purchased a few pieces.

Thank dlmac2
tiffie1023, Manager at Flame Run Glass Studio and Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit! Come back anytime. Tiffany

Reviewed 6 days ago

Our hotel, which was directly across the street from the museum had a beautiful chandelier and interesting fountain produced by one of the artists from this gallery. One can go and even make a piece of glass blown art themselves. Bought some lovely and reasonably...More

Thank Penny L
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I was disappointed that we didn't get to do the make-your-own experience, as I was ignorant and did not make a reservation. The artist who helps with that was fully-booked, but it was still cool to watch the experts work from the viewing area. The...More

Thank rsmith1512
tiffie1023, Manager at Flame Run Glass Studio and Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

We hope you enjoy your visit and your purchase! Feel free to give us a call first next time and we will be more than happy to set up a blow-your-own reservation for you. Best, Tiffany

Reviewed 23 August 2017

very interesting place if you have time watch them make a glass vase from start to finish took just over two hours very fasinanting

Thank 461glennw
tiffie1023, Manager at Flame Run Glass Studio and Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for your review. Hopefully next time you will be able to participate in one of our interactive glassblowing projects. Tiffany

Reviewed 21 August 2017

I never got to be right next to a glassblower and participate in making something, so this was a fun experience.

Thank Wing_anda_Prayer1210
tiffie1023, Manager at Flame Run Glass Studio and Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

There is nothing more entrancing than the magic of molten glass. Thank you for being part of the process. We are always glad to share our love of the material with others. Tiffany

Reviewed 20 August 2017

You can watch glass being blown or help blow your own wineglass. There is art glass for purchase. I thoroughly enjoyed the time that I spent there and purchased a beautiful glass.

Thank flowergrowerDee
tiffie1023, Manager at Flame Run Glass Studio and Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

We appreciate you stopping in and hope you enjoy your glass and have a chance to come back through again sometime. Tiffany

Reviewed 3 August 2017

I liked watching the glass blowing, but it is a slow process, and they were teaching someone new to make a bowl. It was worth the stop, but I can't say I would go out of my way to see it. I definitly would not...More

Thank julie h
tiffie1023, Manager at Flame Run Glass Studio and Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

We are glad you made stop. Glassblowing is one of the most difficult art forms I have ever tried, there is a steep learning curve, but after many years we still find it magical. So glad you had a good time watching the magic happen....More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

I am fascinated by blown glass so we made sure to stop in. There are some displays explaining the process, a gallery of work and a gift shop. You can do a tour where you participate in the glass blowing (making the decisions, not the...More

Thank Kristen87
tiffie1023, Manager at Flame Run Glass Studio and Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you so much for your visit! Next time we hope you have a chance to participate in one of our interactive glass projects. Tiffany

Reviewed 16 June 2017

So seeing the foundry is cool.. but if you are looking for an experience where you work with the glass Mark Payton studio is w-a-a-a-y better. At Flame Run your glass blowing experience is weak.. at Mark Payton you actually learn and work with the...More

1  Thank katryndub
tiffie1023, Manager at Flame Run Glass Studio and Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Our apologies! We are so sorry you felt that way. The blow-your-own projects at Flame Run are interactive experiences, but we do offer more intensive beginning glassblowing classes available by appointment if you are interested on your next visit. Thank you for your visit and...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017

Very talented artisans share not only their creations, but allow you the opportunity to experience their work first hand. You may watch them or even join in the forming of glass creations. To make it even better, it is free! Worth the stop!More

Thank Christine F
AnessaWalsburger, Social Media Manager at Flame Run Glass Studio and Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Thank you so much, Christine. We're always glad to hear when folks enjoy a visit to Flame Run. Thank you for the very kind words and especially for taking time to write a review for us. It is sincerely appreciated. Hope to see you again...More

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