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Marble-ous

Great place to take the kids and kids at heart. Check out the contraptions. Some unreal stuff in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ianhillard
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Snowtown, Australia
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Unexpected Find

We stopped for a quick break in Sheffield but ended up spending quite a bit of time browsing in... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
MaryTTay
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Bundaberg, Australia
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34 Main St, Sheffield, Tasmania 7306, Australia
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+61 3 6491 2772
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All reviews for sale works of art on display glass art beautiful pieces amazing colours beautiful glassware his craft that sort of thing glass blowing visit sheffield marble shop main street well worth the visit toys childhood games
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Travelled 40 minutes out of our way to visit this place only to find it closed. Not happy!! I even looked up their website and it said it would be open. So if your going just for this give them a a call. It looked...More

Thank Kezia V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to take the kids and kids at heart. Check out the contraptions. Some unreal stuff in there and very friendly staff

Thank ianhillard
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped for a quick break in Sheffield but ended up spending quite a bit of time browsing in this shop and several others. As well as plenty of marbles you can watch some glass products being made. Also some very creative kits for variety...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Lots of cool marbles & shapes of all sizes. Glass work really classy. Amazing colours - but costs a bit. We got some cool spinning glass tops for the kids. Glass maker doing his work - good for a chat. Enjoyable visit.

Thank Value4Me
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

The World of Marbles id definitely worth a visit when visiting Sheffield. The glass work is exquisite and the puzzles and games worth a look as well. Certainly something for both young and old. Very hard to resist buying something...and not only marbles for purchase.

Thank Pat C
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We passed through Sheffield during our week camping adventure- what a find. Along with some lovely other unique shops we stumbled across the World of Marbles. We managed to watch a little glass modelling before exploring the $2 museum. Just wow! Really fascinating pieces of...More

Thank Katie S
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

What a ‘marbellous’ place to visit. Owner was so pleasant and informative - can see him at work! So many different marbles and quirky games. Also a section with crazy structures. Spent ages there and then spent money! Unique, hand-made jewellery. Even got free marbles...More

Thank Kesa56
Reviewed 20 March 2018

The quality of presentation of the frontage, the window display, the works for sale and welcome of the artist was of a high standard for a little country town. However Sheffield is not the ordinary country town. We spent a most enjoyable 6 hours there....More

Thank marshfish
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Yes nearly 80 years latter I remember marbles .But I had agetts and they use to smash the glass marbles...thankfully no stray agies there. Alongside the beauty of the marbles theres where the weird & wonderful fun machines. Retreating back to reality we see the...More

Thank EA1509TC1401
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

I spent so much time playing with all the different marble mazes. What a pleasure. Pure mental fascination.

Thank Nandi H
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