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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  • Chris is an amazing Glass blowing artist with an amazing talent. His sculptures are definately world class and he has perfected this art over the years. We had an awesomely amazing mindblowing experie...  more »
  • Had a lovely time - very educational and was wow'ed by seeing glass blowing in action. The temperatures they work the glass at are crazy! Lovely, lovely garden walk. Very creative and beautifully scul...  more »
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