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Molten Magic: The Art of Glass

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6 Days | 5 Nights
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Why are Seattle and the Pacific Northwest the bustling center of creativity and innovation in glass art? Learn the answer to this question as you spend the week studying handmade studio glass, immersed in the beauty of this luminous medium. Work with professional artists at an acclaimed art school to create your own hand-blown masterpiece. Visit the studios and hot shops of renowned artists. Explore Tacoma's red-hot Museum of Glass with its spectacular Chihuly Bridge of Glass, the innovative Tacoma Art Museum and the delightful collection at the new Hotel Murano. Delight in galleries packed with shimmering examples of delicate beauty. Browse local galleries and the ever-changing Pike Place Market. Zip to the top of the Space Needle.


• Be among the first to visit the just-opened Chihuly Garden & Glass exhibit, showcasing legendary glass-master Dale Chihuly's latest creations.
• Engage acclaimed artists on a visit to the Pilchuck Glass School in May or the Pilchuck Auction preview in October.
• In Tacoma, explore the red-hot Museum of Glass with its spectacular Chihuly Bridge of Glass, the engaging Tacoma Art Museum and more.

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Walking up to 15 blocks per day; mostly city sidewalks and museums.

Coordinated by Evergreen Adventures.

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5 nights of accommodations
12 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
9 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances


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