Our amazing daily glass blowing, lathe and flame working demonstrations are free and run throughout the day.
Our world class exhibitions programme presents work by leading glass and ceramics artists.
Discover Sunderland's rich heritage of glass making with our interactive permanent exhibition.
If you want to have a go at creating your own glass artwork - you can!
There are lots of ways to enjoy National Glass Centre with your family!
Our programme of free artist talks, curatorial tours and symposiums offer you the chance to meet out artists and discuss their work and exhibitions with them in person.
Our Exhibitions, Brasserie, Shop, Hot Glass Studio and Learning and Engagement Teams hold special events throughout the year, often working in partnership with other venues and events in the area.
National Glass Centre is the perfect place from which to view the busy Port of Sunderland. Find out more about our interactive installation about the Port.
The best way to stay informed about what's happening at National Glass Centre is to sign up to our monthly e-newsletter.
National Glass Centre has it's very own Great North Snow Dog Frostbite, click here to find out more about Frostbites journey as well as information regarding the rest of the trail
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