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Canberra Glassworks

Man making glass object
Mold Room
Cold working
Stain glass
Man making glass object
Mold Room


Canberra Glassworks is Australia’s leading centre for contemporary glass art, craft and design.

Visit them and 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.

Visit their retail space and see professional glass artists at work!

Hop onto the website and make an essential booking for one of their Make Your Own experiences, Creative Workshops, or School Holiday Programs!

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11 Wentworth Avenue, Kingston, Australian Capital Territory, AustraliaGet Directions

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor ratingBased on 391 reviews

“Poor customer service.”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 1w ago by C0nferencedelegate

After the three e-reminders and fronting up at 10.45am to be ready for the 11am tour, I was told to "take a seat and the tour guide will be with you at 11 o'clock...". At 11:00 I approached the front...

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“Lift my glass in salute”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 3w ago by Frank F

If visiting Canberra put the Glassworks on the top of your list of attractions. The facility is housed in a refurbished power station with incredible heavy duty architecture still present. The...

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“Fabulous glass blowing!”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 4w ago by Tamsin H

A fantastic space with a gift shop, exhibition space and glass blowing studios - both hot and cold. An interesting building and well worth a visit.

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  • Family Friendly
  • Gallery / Museum
  • Interactive Centre
  • Lockers
  • Non Smoking
  • Picnic Area
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  • Shop / Gift Shop