Canberra Glassworks

Canberra Glassworks

Please note, while restrictions put in place to respond to COVID-19 are easing, there may be some changes to business-as-usual to keep workers and visitors safe. Please contact the business for the most up to date information, including opening times and social distancing measures.

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!
  • Hotshop
    Hotshop
  • Glassworks
    Glassworks
  • Retail
    Retail
  • Man making glass object
    Man making glass object
  • Mold Room
    Mold Room
  • Cold working
    Cold working
  • Stain glass
    Stain glass
  • Glassworks
    Glassworks
  • Production
    Production

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Wednesday to Sunday: 10am - 4pm.

COSTS

Free

ACCESSIBILITY

Disabled access available, contact operator for details

Location

Canberra Glassworks

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

Features

Cafe

Carpark

Family Friendly

Non Smoking Establishment

Reviews

TripAdvisor traveller rating

BASED ON 376 REVIEWS

Ranked #21 of 225 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor

“Hands on experience”

Reviewed on 28/06/2021

We had a really great experience blowing a little glass bird. Staff were friendly and helpful, I'd definitely recommend it to others considering it.

Review by

wendyanders

“Glass Spectacle”

Reviewed on 10/05/2021

The afternoon we visited (a Saturday) there were obviously some glassworkers on their "L" plates under instruction, as well as some groups of experienced craftspeople. In all there must have been...

Review by

Bruce F

“Could have sat there all day watching the artists at work”

Reviewed on 08/05/2021

If you love watching artists make things out of molten glass then this is the place for you. While we were there someone was making birds, paper weights & glasses while another artist explained the...

Review by

JennyC0309

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