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Museo del Vetro

Fondamenta Marco Giustinian 8, 30141 Murano, Italy
+39 041 739586
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Not very much of interest in this museum. Wanted to see more Roman glass and was not interested in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gainesville, Florida
An outstanding lesson in blown glass

The trip to Murano is a must when you visit Venice. A 25-30 minute ride on the Vaporetto (if you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gabriel H
Bellaire, Texas, United States
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  • Average23%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible11%
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Fondamenta Marco Giustinian 8, 30141 Murano, Italy
+39 041 739586

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Not very much of interest in this museum. Wanted to see more Roman glass and was not interested in today's art glass.

Thank SandraD7
Reviewed 1 week ago

The trip to Murano is a must when you visit Venice. A 25-30 minute ride on the Vaporetto (if you select the non-stop route) will deliver you at one of two stops on the island, usually the one where the glass factories concentrate. The Museo...More

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was rather disappointed by our visit to this museum. I guess I was expecting a little bit more than what we saw there. Sure, there were a number of exquisite pieces of glass over the centuries, but really, the information provided on the labels...More

Thank geckopoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can't say enough good about this place. Plan for at least 2 hours. Facinating info about the history of glass, how it is made, different kinds, how it is shaped, and more. It is part of the Museum Pass.

Thank CyndeM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting glass sculptures. Some glass artifacts from ancient civilizations. small and quaint museum. And on the way don't forget to sample some amazing venetian gelato

Thank KTDS15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The glasses display there are all masterpiece and state-of-the-art. They are all in excellent craftsmanship. The admission is not cheap but if you have purchased the museum pass, do not miss it.

Thank BatesLau
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perhaps it was my own fault but I just want to correct my misconception to someone else doesn’t have the same feelings about this place. I thought it was primarily going to be about how glass is made with videos and demonstrations. There were some...More

Thank Chip1701
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The video explanations of the various types of glass making were excellent and very informative. The actual glass displayed was interesting as well, albeit limited. Small museum.

Thank dven8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to the Venice Pass, we found the glass museum on Murano. I am very surprised to see the negative reviews, as we very much enjoyed our time there. Besides the historical pieces, there were also two exhibits of contemporary glass artists, as well as...More

Thank Cynthia F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We hoped to see lots of beautiful things made in Murano. Instead we saw just a few pieces of the old glass Browsing in Murano's glass stores was much more enjoyable. Definitely not worth its money and time.

Thank ysiNovi_Mi
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