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 (Snowdog flameworking demos commence 19 September until 29 November)
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 (Snowdog flameworking demos commence 19 September until 29 November)
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.
Glass Pumpkin Demonstrations
Monday 24 - Friday 28 October and Monday 31 October
13.30 every day
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 to buy.
You can also have a go at making one yourself! Click here for availability.
0191 515 5555