Free Saturday Heritage Tour
Canberra Glassworks invites you on a special tour of Canberra’s oldest public building, the Kingston Powerhouse which celebrated its centenary in 2015. Designed by John Smith Murdoch, the Power House was the heartbeat of Canberra in its early years. It powered the development of this built city, housed its telecommunications system and provided employment for many people across the region.
This free tour will take visitors through the building, exposing some of its historic features and some creative contemporary glass additions too. Bookings Essential!
This tour is recommended for all people ages 8+
Most Saturdays from 11am | Duration 45 min | Tour max 6 people
TripAdvisor Traveller RatingBased on 388 reviews
We did the Beginners Glassblowing 2 day course. It was FANTASTIC!! The teacher Rob was excellent and we did most things totally hands on. We ended up with 5 very reasonable to excellent blown...Read the full review on TripAdvisor
We went on a Sunday so we could also attend the market next door. It was interesting. Restauraunts are also within walking distance and parking is reasonable.Read the full review on TripAdvisor
what we liked the most, apart from the excellent artworks, was that we had the opportunity to see the whole process. Do not miss it!Read the full review on TripAdvisor
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