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A tourist thing ...

It is a collection of tourist shops concentrated around a glass artistry shop. There is a corner... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
tony v
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Brussels, Belgium
Interesting

We have stopped here several times and always seem to come away with a fascinating piece of... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
debcox
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Oxford
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

It is a collection of tourist shops concentrated around a glass artistry shop. There is a corner where a glass blower is working. Nice to see how it is actually done. Parking is very expensive.

Thank tony v
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We have stopped here several times and always seem to come away with a fascinating piece of glassware. It has an amazing selection of glassware and you can watch it being made, there are some shops to the rear, a fair bit of tat to...More

Thank debcox
Reviewed 25 May 2018

It is said that the crafting techniques at the glassworks have their origin in the Roman Empire and have been preserved to these days. If you enter the 'Glasshütte', you'll find the glass blowing section at the left (you'll notice the heat development from there)....More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Went here with Leger coach trip on Christmas markets. Could spend a fortune in glass shop. Lots of things for gifts and quite cheap. You can also watch the men at work blowing the glass. Loved it

Thank gandhifan
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Situated on the outskirts of Monschau, this place is fantastic for anyone wanting to buy glass items and inside the complex cheaper gifts are available, mainly aimed at tourists. You are able to enter for free to look at the glassware in the main area,...More

Thank Sc00byD0
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

You can sit and watch the glass blowers for as long as you like, for no charge. It's fascinating to watch. For €5 you can have a go yourself, and keep the resulting bottle for watering house plants. I don't know what the minimum age...More

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Quality for a reasonable price. Worth to have a serious look. Not every exposition Is obviousl, look around

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 23 December 2016

I was here today and there is a huge array of glass objects to view and buy. The place was quiet on a weekday with no pressure to purchase. The handicraft hall at the back of the glass shop has clothing, jewelry,amazing tiny glass animals,...More

Thank Joy J
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Situated on the outskirts of Monschau, this place is fantastic for anyone wanting to buy glass items. You can watch glass blowing, and even pay to let your children have a go. The glass ornaments are amazing, all different shapes sizes, colours and prices. There...More

1  Thank Ann H
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The Glashütte in Monschau (next to the parking before you enter Monschau) is mainly a shop where glass items can be bought. There is also an inside restaurant. For us not very interesting, however you can walk through it after you have parked your car...More

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