Our amazing daily glass blowing, lathe and flame working demonstrations are free and run throughout the day.
Experience the heat of our 1000 degree furnace and watch our expert glass making team craft stunning pieces before your eyes. You can even book a place to create your own glass object if you fancy a having a go!
"There was also a free demonstration of glass-blowing. Having seen such demonstrations in Venice and elsewhere I could have given this a miss. Glad I didn’t – the demonstration at the Glass Centre was informative, fascinating and enjoyable, possibly better than those seen in Venice."
11.00 - Flameworking demos
12:00 - Glassblowing in our Hot Glass Studio
13:00 - Glass Lathe demos scheduled daily (excluding Tuesdays)
13.30 - Glassblowing in our Hot Glass Studio
15:00 - Glassblowing in our Hot Glass Studio
15:45 - Flameworking demos
Glass Pumpkin Demonstrations will be happening during October
Watch the skill of the Hot Glass Studio team as they make beautiful glass pumpkins especially for Halloween.
Each piece they make is also available t o buy.
You can also have a go at making one yourself! Click here to find availability
Date: Daily, Monday 23 - Friday 27 October, plus Monday 30 & Tuesday 31 October
Time: 13.30 every day
No need to book
PLEASE NOTE: We try very hard not to alter the times or cancel our Glass Blowing Demonstrations, however very occasionally, due to circumstances beyone our control, we have to cancel them or alter the times. If you are planning a trip, we recommend you check our What's On Calendar on the day of your visit to avoid disappointment.
0191 515 5555