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Great service and great pieces!

I went to F.G.B during my first full day in Venice to get some souvenirs and gifts. The man helping... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2018
Christine P
Very nice quality!

The men were making horses out of glass when I was there and they were so nice not pushy at all... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2017
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Jul 23, 2018
“Great service and great pieces!”
May 4, 2017
“Very nice quality!”
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Shop of handmade glassware from Murano. Own production.Negozio artigianale di articoli in vetro di Murano. Produzione propria.
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Campo Santa Maria del Giglio 2514 | (San Marco), 30124 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed April 18, 2012

I found this beautiful and unique glass shop when I was wandering near my hotel and bought a few water glasses from them. They are all handmade by the owner and the quality is superb. The owner even gave my young son some itsy-bitsy animal...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2018

I went to F.G.B during my first full day in Venice to get some souvenirs and gifts. The man helping me didn't speak English, and I speak very little Italian, but he was patient and helped me choose out some great things. I loved the...More

1  Thank Christine P
Reviewed May 4, 2017

The men were making horses out of glass when I was there and they were so nice not pushy at all. Nice quality. I bought 7 glass hearts and 2 little rearing horses!! :) We were there March 2016

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Reviewed April 6, 2017

We stopped off here by chance when my wife spotted a perfect necklace to go with a dress for a special occasion. We chatted to the owner and were interested to find out that they make their own stuff, having started out on Murano -...More

1  Thank Chobham2013
Reviewed March 13, 2017

I sought out this glass artist because a friend set me a task: she regretted not purchasing some amazing glass insects on her last trip to Venice. And glass insects can't be found very easily, I soon realized. I am SO happy she gave me...More

2  Thank Tiffy_Bird
Reviewed September 21, 2016

One of the coolest aspects of this shop is the building itself, free standing and unattached to any other. Rare I would say in Venice. I was wanting to find this shop while I was in Venice and just happened to come across it by...More

Thank tom l
Reviewed May 9, 2016

Small shop in a beautiful, old brick stand alone building. Nice merchandise and friendly people, great for last minute gifts.

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Reviewed March 27, 2016

I bought heart necklaces and 2 small horses. Very beautiful and the 2 men in the shop very pleasant.

Thank 290cindy
Reviewed June 26, 2015

This shop is a little gem. You won't find the 'hard sell' of the big showrooms here, only a warm and friendly couple (she in the shop and he making beautiful objects in the back) who are delighted to share their love of glass with...More

1  Thank DivaCaledonia
Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

I bought the cutest glass ladybug in 2001 that I had for years until it was stolen from my desk at work. I've kept the wrapping and finally found a listing for the business. I'm hoping to get a replacement on my next visit.

2  Thank jmargot
Reviewed July 8, 2013 via mobile

This cute little glass souvenir shop was located really close to our hotel and we wandered in one day on our way back from lunch. They have a good, high quality selection of glass jewelery, little animals and other figures plus some bigger items. We...More

1  Thank scriibbler
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pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring
campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
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