Whether you’re enamored with world travel, captivated by cartography, or looking for an adaptable accent, world globes are a wonderful choice. With all-around versatility, these spheres offer global sophistication with gemstone or traditional styles, floating designs, and ocean colors ranging from antique to sleek black. Plus, it’s fun to ponder the possibilities of future travel plans. Inspire your space – and yourself – with the invaluable learning tool of a world globe … a wise decor decision, too.
Types of Globes
Give your style a spin and sharpen your geography skills with the simple touch of a world globe. From elegant gemstone globes and stately floor globes to interactive educational globes with cutting-edge technology, you’re sure to find just the one to make your space well-rounded in every way.
Globe Sizing Chart
|Floor||26″ – 51″||12″ – 32″|
|Tabletop||13″ – 21″||9″ – 14″|
|Desk||3″ – 14″||1″ – 9″|
Add topography to your geographic knowledge with a raised relief globe. This feature defines mountain ranges, plateaus, and other natural land formations with raised and textured surfaces.
Shines with style, showcasing high-quality craftsmanship and a distinct look. These globes come in all sizes; diameters vary from 1-inch paperweight sizes to luxury 13-inch floor models. Various ocean colors, stand options, and features such hand-cut and hand-set gems are available.
For the child with international interests, these globes offer an opportunity to learn about the world through interactive features such as puzzle pieces, write-on surfaces, or integrated software.
Add sophistication and elegance to any room with a Floor or Tabletop Bar Globe. Each Globe Bar features an elegant wood base and legs, and the top half of our globes lifts up to reveal storage for your favorite bottles and your stemware. Floor Globe Bar Carts also include casters for easy portability, along with a lower fixed shelf for additional bottle storage.
Gain a new perspective with an illuminated globe. Perfect for use as a nightlight, our illuminated globes reveal a different view of the world, ranging from star constellations to ocean animals.
Pair your desktop globe with an elegant clock for a timely office accent. This style features a metal rotating base that includes a thermometer and three clock faces for world-wide time settings.
Has a full circle encompassing the entire sphere. Most of these styles use a gyro-matic system to allow you easy viewing with full dual-axis rotation.
Uses a semi-circle meridian allowing for full rotation along a single axis.
Allows for full rotation along one axis. The globe is mounted on a spire instead of a meridian.
- Leg Mounting
Utilizes a full meridian, but only allows for single-axis rotation due to the legs and larger base. This mounting style is most common on floor and decorative desktop globe styles.