The magic art of glassblowing
A great experience that will bring you to know the manufacture and glassblowing art!
In front of you a glass craftsman master will create a unique item explaining the ancient phases of the production. You will discover this historical art came from Romans!
You may feel the warmth, the smells and the sounds of the furnace and you will see the clever hands of the artisan mold the glass in front of your eyes and then, like a magic, that will be transformed in an unrepeatable object, thanks to the work of a millennial artisan culture that is handed down from one generation to another . The glassblowing art is recognized in all the world such as synonym of beauty.
You will live this experience in Saint Mark’s Square in an old Glass Factory Showroom where you will see the main objects are made with glass.
At the end of your experience you will receive a little glass gift for each couple or each family, as a souvenir of this visit
Download our miniguide to improve your experience during the handcraft glass demonstration. You will receive it at the meeting point!
- Languages: English, Spanish, French, Italian and Japanese (the visit could be multilingual)
- Duration: 20 minutes approx.
- Timetable: every day at 12:00 PM and 5:00 PM
- Price: Adult € 9,00 p.p. – Free under 12 years – Special Family offer for maximum 6 people € 18,00
|Know before to go|
This tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking difficulties
St. Mark’s Square – Clock Tower exchange office (the white building with the blue clock facade) – Please be there 5 minutes before the beginning of the tour). Our assistant will wait for you with the sign GLASSBLOWING TOUR
Master Artisan glassblowing demonstration