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Callahan's Firehouse

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Address: 179 Second Street, Langley, Whidbey Island, WA 98260
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+1 360-221-1242

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amazing art and skilled owner

you will be able to create you own glass piece or purchase glass art made by one of the very talented glass blowers. prices of all ranges. be sure make an appointment before you... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

you will be able to create you own glass piece or purchase glass art made by one of the very talented glass blowers. prices of all ranges. be sure make an appointment before you visit the firehouse.

Thank mlewis600
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Callahan's Firedhouse in 2015 and decided then that when we returned in 2016, we'd try to take a lesson and make our own items. We were able to do it and had a great time. You're more a of a helper than a do-er but that makes sense considering you're working with glass at 2200 degrees. As the... More 

1 Thank matthewsinger2
Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

You will find both practical and artful glass items here. And....you have the opportunity to make your own glass!

1 Thank Mark W
Seattle, Washington
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620 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Located in a cute historic old firehouse this is a beautiful store full of small and large glass blown items that are actually affordable! Compared to designs that are often thousands, you can find an adorable pumpkin for $40, glasses that you can buy as a set, and other small to larger items depending on your budget. They are often... More 

Los Altos, California
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Bought several items here when we were visiting Langley. Really enjoying the items. They have everything from wishing stones to large beautiful bowls and other decorator pieces.

1 Thank M J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Callahan's Firehouse is a neat building filled with cool stuff in a charming town. Reason enough to visit, don't you think? But, it gets so much better than that! Callahan's offers the pretty unique experience of actually participating in glassblowing with a pro. We had Patrick, and he was amazing. He was personable and knowledgeable, friendly and clear; he explained... More 

1 Thank lsferlazza
Ferndale, Washington, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Great venue in the old fire station. Guys are great, friendly and very helpful. They offer a short glass blowing experience and it's perfect for a first time exposure. You get to be hands on just enough to not get into trouble! It's hotter and you're closers than you think. Give it a try!

1 Thank Heidi W
Renton, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Being a retired Volunteer Fire Fighter this place lured me in. The firehouse is in the same state as it was when it was used by the Langley FD. We were impressed with the quality of the Glass Blown items they had. We purschased a glass Pumpkin to remind us of our trip. What better use for the building to... More 

1 Thank cdseil
Chicago, IL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Always wanted to try working with glass so it was a perfect opportunity on vacation. Also, lots of very cool items in their store and they ship to your home.

2 Thank Taraespo
Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

We brought a group to Whidbey Island for a few days. If you go to Langley, there are so many wonderful outdoor experiences that glassblowing might not be at the top of your activity list. Consider it though - It is so amazing! Callahan and Patrick run a very professional and fun business, expertly and safely guiding each person through... More 

1 Thank MACA666

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