Original Art Glass inspired by New Zealand’s landscape.
From hot molten glass, handmade and unique art glass masterpieces are created at Lava Glass, studio of renowned New Zealand glass artist Lynden Over.
Browse in our online shop or visit us in Taupo to marvel at the captivating process of glass blowing, see the magnificent art glass pieces in our gallery, be captivated by our beautiful glass sculpture garden and absorb the beauty in our café.
Lava Glass is open daily, from 9am to 5pm. Our café closes at 4pm.
Art Glass Sculpture Garden
Lava Glass has a magnificent sculpture garden featuring more than 500 art glass sculptures and some of the largest pieces of glass blown in New Zealand.
Take a stroll on a 400 metre amble through an acre of manicured grounds; around ponds, through a selection of bird-attracting native trees, and fields of magical glass flowers.
Glass Sculpture Garden
Visit us in Taupo or browse online to marvel at
the captivating process of glass blowing, see
the magnificent pieces in the gallery, be
captivated by the glass sculpture garden and
absorb the beauty in our café.
Lava Glass Café
Our gourmet café is open for breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea. You’ll be delighted by the decadent selection of fresh, homemade meals and cabinet food.
There is also the option to book our café and garden for functions. We offer a Lunch Menu as well as Afternoon-Tea for groups of ten and more.
Our blackboard café menu is available daily from 9am to 3pm.
From 3pm to 4pm we offer hot and cool drinks as well as a selection of delicious homemade cakes.
07 374 8400
Daily Opening Hours
Art glass gallery: 9am to 5pm
Sculpture garden: 9am to 5pm
Glassblowing: 9:30am to 4:30pm
Gourmet café: 9am to 4pm
165 State Highway 5,
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