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Venice Murano Glass Blowing Demonstration : Skip The Line

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Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    20 minutes approx. 

  • Start time

    12:30pm & 2:30pm

  • Meeting Point

    Venice Tours Assistance Point - St. Mark's Square - Calle Larga Ascensione, 1257, 30124 - The Assistance Point is the big grey newsstand between Fendi boutique and Poste Italiane (Post Office). You'll see a sign "VENICE TOURS - ASSISTANCE POINT". The staff will wait for you there with the sign “GLASSBLOWING TOUR”.


    With Piazza San Marco and the arches of Museo Correr at your back and the Poste Italiane (Post Office) in front of you, look on the left and you will see a big grey newsstand (with many souvenir and newspapers): that one is the Venice Tours Assistance Point.

  • Ending Point

    Tour ends in San Marco area.

Key Highlights

  • Go back in history and trace the roots of the Murano art of glassblowing
  • The master artisan will be your guide throughout the experience
  • Enjoy a demonstration of the traditional glassblowing method
  • Get a small glass gift at the end of the visit

Overview

Unveil the secret of Murano art of glassblowing with the Venice Murano Glass Demonstration. You will visit a glassblowing factory in St. Mark Square, and the master artisan of the factory accompanies you as a guide throughout the tour.

Get to know the history and process of glassblowing as you explore the factory. The master artisan will also present a demonstration of how glass is moulded using traditional Murano technique.

At the end of the visit each of the guests (family or every couple) will receive a small glass gift as a souvenir of this unforgettable visit.

Itinerary

  • You will visit the Glass Factory Showroom located in St Mark’s Square in Venice for the Venice Venice Murano Glass Demonstration. You will be guided by a professional master artisan of the glass factory, who will tell you about the origins of the art of glassblowing which dates back to the Roman Empire. Through the ages the glassmakers have refined their techniques and have been in trade relations with Middle and Far East countries. After a brief introduction about the history and process of glassblowing, the master artisan will demonstrate how glass is moulded using traditional techniques. He will create a nice glass item for you and to conclude the tour on a happy note, you will receive a small gift as a souvenir.

Inclusions

  • Glassblowing demonstration by a master artisan in a glass factory located in Venice
  • Small glass souvenir
  • Brochure with description of the magic art of glassblowing
  • Multilingual assistance at the meeting departure for a skip the line service
  • Multilingual commentary in English, Spanish, Italian and Japanese.

Exclusions

  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Gratuities

Please note

Voucher Information: No need to print! No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other device. So there’s no last-minute rush please arrive at the start point 5 mins early.  We do not recommended this tour for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities.

We recommend you to wear comfortable shoes.

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.Visit could be multilingual (English, French, Spanish, Italian and Japanese)

Customer Reviews

  • 5
    Very interesting and nice experience.
    04/22/2017 Irene Aurovsky, United States
  • 5
    Mesmerising
    07/02/2016 Mrs k Gray, United Kingdom

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