Glass artists working with the kiln

Canberra Glassworks

See the beauty and versatility of glass in a new light at the Canberra Glassworks, housed in the historic Kingston Power House. Take a self-guided tour and discover some of Canberra's heritage at this contemporary glass centre, the only one of its kind in Australia.

See professional glass artists at work, make your own glass paperweight or take introductory glass courses from experts and see their striking exhibitions.

Bookings required for paperweights and other glass courses.

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Wednesday to Sunday: 10am - 4pm.

ENTRY COSTS

Free

TICKETS

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TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLER RATING

Ranked #22 of 192 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor

AWARDS

Certificate of Excellence 2016

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLER REVIEWS

Interesting.. but very short

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I felt like the whole workshop took a few minutes to walk through, even at a stroll pace. There weren't many things to look at - despite one guy making a glass bird, but really not showing the...

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Make your own!

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Had the an absolute blast making our own glass tumbler. This is a must do and something that you will keep for a lifetime.

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Unique.

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Visited the Glassworks on a Sunday after the markets. Very interesting to look at and very clever designs, good for a quick look - won't take too long, visit either side of the markets.

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FEATURES

  • Cafe
  • Carpark
  • Coach Parking
  • Interactive Centre
  • Lockers
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet
  • Shop