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Interesting to watch.

My girlfriend and I found this attraction very interesting and it was pretty cool to see how the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
meandmytwokids
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Very interesting half hour

At £2 per head it was a reasonable, ideal if the weather is a little inclement. The guys who were... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
James S
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The Needles Park, Totland Bay PO39 0JD, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I found this attraction very interesting and it was pretty cool to see how the glass products on sale get made.

Thank meandmytwokids
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

At £2 per head it was a reasonable, ideal if the weather is a little inclement. The guys who were making the products were clearly expert & passionate about their art. Surprisingly there is not as much blowing involved as the job description might suggest....More

Thank James S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great place to visit. With breath taking views. The chairlift looked a little unsteady for our liking but took the long climb up and down to the shore to see he colour sands and hopped on a boat to get a closer peek...More

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this place after walking the 20 min walk to the Needles. We went down on the chair lift to the beach to look at the coloured sands. Fantastic to see this once down at the bottom. The top of the chair lift is...More

Thank Hudds B T T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely worth a visit. Saw two of the gentleman blowing glass and creating beautifully unique vases and glass ornaments whilst talking us through it. Amazing to watch -albeit very hot! Interesting day out 😊

Thank Emma L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love the place but all pretty expensive. Would be better if they charged a certain price & done a wristband.

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Watching the glass blowers at work was interesting, to see the whole process from start to finish. A small charge of £2 to watch the blowers at work was quite reasonable. As usual with this type of place once you've watched the glass being blown...More

Thank gizmo2brian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There’s not that many places around which enable visitors to see actual glass blowing taking place using fairly traditional techniques. There is a voucher for admission in the brochure we received when we paid for parking in the main public car park adjacent to the...More

Thank filthurlow
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was nice to see how the glass is made and only £2 each entry to see the glass blowers. When you see the work that goes into making some of the item they are not badly priced. The gift shop has all glass items...More

Thank jerseydenyse
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

It was not much educational as I thought it would be to see the blowing of glass. The transformation of glass to vases were nice to see.

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kopitdave
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Response from Dee-Dee D | Reviewed this property |
I do recall a few steps leading down from the main shop floor to the sand displays and then more steps leading down to where the glass is made. I didn't see a ramp or lift.
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