To watch the glass blowing is magic. There are shops to buy glass goods and other things, also a cafe and several toilets. You could spend the whole day there and not be bored for a minute.
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Plenty to look at in the crystal glass showrooms and in the Edinburgh Mills shop. Prices vary from phenomenal to really good bargains. Only disappointment is the café which closed at 2pm.
Normally go every couple of years and this year has been there 50th Year nice to see that a old tradition keeps going. They do have very interesting deals at the shop items that aren’t perfect will be sold at a much lower price than...More
Went here on a wet and windy day, lovely and warm inside. Found it very interesting watching the glass blowers would like to have seen some crystal glasses and vases being made. I thought the sales area was a disappointment the cafe did a nice...More
Some of the crystal here is staggering.they have some bargains and some things whose price will make your eyes water.!! All in all a good inexpensive day out,if you dont go on a buying spree.
It was really good to visit a proper working factory and see the lovely glass items being blown. Nice to see an idea from 50 years ago still bearing fruit and employing people. Good exhibition and cafe and a large sale showroom where there were...More
Really good and very interesting to see skilled craftsmen at work. Very informative visitor centre, and well stocked gift shop. I really enjoyed the tour. Also recommend cafe. Excellent scones.
When in North Devon, a visit to Dartington crystal is a must. As well as seeing the skilled glassblowers at work, there is an excellent showroom with finished products to see and buy if you wish. There are also franchises stores within the store including...More
The shop is amazing and makes one want to spend money BUT the education centre /museum leaves a lot to be desired. The exhibits are run down and the water cascade over the glasses is even rusty. The centre is full of stuff that is...More
Dear Mikey W Firstly I would like to thank you for taking the time to write your review regarding your recent visit to Dartington Crystal. It's a disappointing review for all of us at Dartington Crystal. Some of the points that you raised can be...More
Arrived at 1.15pm and husband went to find out about the tour. was told to come back at about 1.50, so we ate our picnic first. Worth waiting for as the glass blowing was so interesting. one of the workers took the time to tell...More