The world is your oyster. Our globes are its pearls. Welcome to WorldGlobes.com, the leading online source for decorative world globes and educational globes for home, school, and office.
Poles, ocean passages, and even an entire continent have been discovered since Shakespeare compared the Earth to an oyster, yet our hunger for planetary knowledge and discovery lives on. As elegant accent piece or interactive educational tool, a world globe is the ideal way to celebrate centuries of intrepid exploration - and to make new terrestrial discoveries of your own.
The selection of decorative and reference globe styles at WorldGlobes.com spans a rich history of curiosity, learning, and adventure. For the history-minded decorator, our antique globes provide a world of authentic cartographical detail, with hanging, floor, and tabletop antique globe designs modeled on intricate Old World maps. Our antique-style bar globes are handsome accent pieces for your den or library, or for use as a corner or portable mini-bar. Open an antique bar globe, and the world is your Prairie Oyster.
For a globe thats beauty is extra-terrestrial, explore our selection of gemstone globes. More than just an accurate representation of topography and national boundaries, a gemstone globe from WorldGlobes.com boasts design features such as marble surfaces, semi-precious gemstones, and 24K gold-plated meridian line ribbons. Gain a different perspective of the Blue Planet with gemstone floor and desk globes in ocean colors of black, purple, green, mother of pearl, and, of course, a deep lapis blue. Whether as a gift or a useful reference tool, a gemstone globe makes for a truly unique home decor statement piece.
Even in the Internet Age, world globes offer a level of detail and visual comprehension that brings geography alive in unparalleled ways. Our educational globes offer traditional features such as illumination and raised relief, but you’ll also find interactive globes that combine this oldest of learning tools with contemporary computer technology. Ideal as home or classroom globes, they can even be updated with Internet downloads. At WorldGlobes.com, students can also cast their gaze beyond this earth with celestial globes that portray star constellations, or with solar system models and planet globes of Jupiter, Saturn, and other bodies.
At WorldGlobes.com, we strive to provide the very best online shopping experience, with excellent service, fast shipping, and great prices on an outstanding selection of globes from Replogle, Authentic Models, Cram, and other leading brands. Have questions? Call us. Our friendly and knowledgeable team would be happy to assist you.
"Wanted to let you know that we received the globe last evening and it is beautiful. Even though I travel all over the world, I am always shocked at how little I know about where countries and cities actually are. We look forward to teaching our young daughters geography.