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Canberra Glassworks

See professional glass artists at work. Make your own glass paperweight or bird in the Hotshop. Take introductory glass courses from the experts and see their striking exhibitions.

Canberra Glassworks is housed in the historic Kingston Powerhouse. Take a self-guided tour and discover some of Canberra's heritage. This contemporary glass centre is the only one of its kind in Australia.

Buy exquisite handmade pieces in the gift shop and try a burger from the iconic Brodburger.

Book the Canberra Glassworks as an exciting and evocative place for your next function. Add a special glass making demonstration or commission.

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Wednesday to Sunday: 10am - 4pm.

ENTRY COST

Free entry

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TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER RATING

Ranked #31 of 134 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor

AWARDS

Certificate of Excellence 2015

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER REVIEWS

Visually amazing

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Their set up is perfect. You can watch as artists work their magic, creating the most beautiful pieces out of molten glass. After that you can wonder thru their gallery and pick up some beautiful...

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Fascinating demos

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There's not a lot to see here but entry is free and it's right next to the Old bus Depot Markets. There's a nice little shop selling handmade glass trinkets, homewares etc. but the main draw card is...

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Artists at work

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A great place to take a family during school holidays! A viewing deck allows visitors to watch artisan glassworkers creating colourful and imaginative pieces, and firing them in open kilns. A burger...

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CONTACT

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ADDRESS

11 Wentworth Avenue, Kingston Foreshore, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2604

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EMAIL

contactus@canberraglassworks.com

WEB

www.canberraglassworks.com

PHONE NUMBER

02 6260 7005

FAX NUMBER

02 6260 7509

FEATURES

  • Access Without Assistance for the Disabled
  • Bicycle Rack
  • Cafe
  • Car park
  • Catering
  • Coach Parking
  • First aid equipment
  • Guide
  • Interactive Centre
  • Lockers
  • Parking for the Disabled
  • Public Toilet
  • Shop
  • Toilet facilities for the Disabled