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  2. Veneto
  3. Venice
  4. Venetian Lagoon

Venice: Murano Island Glass Blowing Demo and Workshop

Product ID: 55686
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Watch a glass blowing demonstration on the island of Murano on a 2-hour tour in Venice. Sail across the lagoon to Murano, and visit one of the island’s famous glass factories. Create your own piece at a mosaic or glass beads jewelry workshop.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Watch a glass blowing demonstration on the Venetian island of Murano
  • Create your own glass object at a mosaic or glass beads jewelry workshop
  • Meet the local craftsmen of Murano
  • Enjoy some free time to explore Murano on your own
  • Get panoramic views of Venice from the lagoon
  • Discover quiet streets and courtyards
Full description
Escape the hustle and bustle of Venice city center on a 2-hour tour of Murano. You're your guide in the Campo San Bartolomeo for a 15-minute walk through hidden squares and picturesque corners. Reach the boat station facing the lagoon, and jump aboard a public boat bound for Murano Island.

Upon arrival, take a short walk to a glass factory, where a glass master will demonstrate the art of glass blowing to create a unique piece. Watch as he makes a 2nd piece using sculpture techniques.

Then go to a mosaic or glass beads jewelry workshop to create your own piece from scratch. Work with glass elements of different shapes and colors to make a unique ornament or pendant. Create your own bracelet, key holder, or earrings.

Enjoy some free time to explore the quiet streets of Murano on your own. Your guide with take you back to the boat station and advise you how to get back to your accommodation from there.
Includes
  • Local guide
  • Glass blowing demonstration and workshop
  • Self-crafted object
  • 20% discount in the glass factory shop
What’s Not Included
  • Transport ticket (EUR 12.50 per person)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Farmacia Morelli in in San Bartolomeo square very close to Rialto Bridge (Chemist Farmacia Morelli, San Marco, N5311)

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please wear comfortable clothes
Customer reviews
Overall rating
3.9 / 5
based on 64 reviews
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Service
3.9/5
Organization
3.9/5
Value for money
3.5/5
Safety
4.5/5

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Vetreria Artistica Colleoni

Product ID: 55686