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Ruskin Glass Centre

Closed Now: 09:30 - 16:00
Open today: 09:30 - 16:00
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Lovely for a 2ander followed by a cuppa

Lots of little craft studios to explore, in some you can watch the crafts being made. Lovely place... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kinver, United Kingdom
Worth the visit

A lot of interesting glassware and if you call at the right time glass blowing is being... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2018
West Midlands
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Ruskin Glass Centre Wollaston Road, Stourbridge DY8 4HE, England
+44 1384 399419
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So we came 2 weeks ago as website says open tues to sat. We found out that’s not the museum but simply some shops. And that museum is only open on first Saturday of the month. So here we are it’s the first Saturday of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of little craft studios to explore, in some you can watch the crafts being made. Lovely place to spend an afternoon. The cafe is also nice offering a good range of drinks and snacks

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 769SarahL769
Reviewed 30 December 2018

A lot of interesting glassware and if you call at the right time glass blowing is being demonstrated. The little cafe is very good with some interesting options.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank WestMidlandsLizzy
Reviewed 20 December 2018

I spent a day on a glass blowing experience with Martin, he is very personable and quickly worked out what we were comfortable doing and where we needed help, made to feel totally welcome and as there are just 2 of you on the experience...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank phil_lawrence
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Took my granddaughter and she had a fabulous visit So interesting and a lovely visit for all age families so interesting for children

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Curious505497
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We visited to have some drinking glasses repaired. While we were waiting we visited some of the individual craft workshops which were fascinating. The work produced by these artisans is varied in concept, style and size. We were particularly taken with wall and table art...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Richard S
Reviewed 11 July 2018

I really enjoy visiting here. I was also a former student of the adjacent Glasshouse College, a short while ago. If you love organic food, then this is the place for you. There are also many small industrial and company units and business, that offer...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank edwardstpowell
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Ruskin is one of the greats and always interesting, go to Wednesbury Carnegie library to see some more.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Stephen392013
Reviewed 24 June 2018

This is actually an FE College in Arts and Crafts - with a Craft Centre and small exhibition space. Watched a glassblower tutor a student - fascinating! Several small craft studios selling wares. Small cafe on site - staff very helpful.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jan G
Reviewed 9 March 2018

This seems to be a collection of arty crafty shops, not all of which were open on our visit, attached to a college. There didn’t seem to be a visitor centre or museum as such. There is, apparently, a resident glass blower, but we couldn't...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Marionjane B
5 August 2018|
Response from LorraineK381 | Property representative |
The easiest way to book is to give us a call at the Glasshouse Heritage Centre on 01384399419. We are open Wed, Thurs and Fri and also the 1st and last Sat of the month between 10.00-3.00.
6 October 2017|
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Response from earthintruder | Reviewed this property |
Hi Rose I've not been on a course so can't answer, I'm afraid. I'd suggest giving them a call.However, they do have a Christmas Craft & Vintage Fayre on November 25th & 26th which would be worth visit. Cheers Annie