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Museo del Vetro

Fondamenta Marco Giustinian 8, 30141 Murano, Italy
+39 041 739586
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We had already visited a glass making factory so thought we'd see some of the history of glass... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
Nigel H
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Winsford, United Kingdom
Lame!

Nothing to see 😂 best part was the ceiling. Took 5 minutes to look round. Waste of €10 Euro each... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Steven N
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good29%
  • Average24%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible11%
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“small museum” (14 reviews)
“museum pass” (17 reviews)
“glass making” (53 reviews)
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Fondamenta Marco Giustinian 8, 30141 Murano, Italy
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

We had already visited a glass making factory so thought we'd see some of the history of glass making. The museum is located on the main canal on Murano. The entry fee was €10 each. There is lots to see here and all of the...More

Thank Nigel H
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Nothing to see 😂 best part was the ceiling. Took 5 minutes to look round. Waste of €10 Euro each. No historical facts.

Thank Steven N
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

A really straightforward museum with sime good videos of the techniques of glass production that are often simply staggering The contemporary show is fun and a good complement to the history. The associated shop and next door outlet have some great little pieces quite inexpensive....More

Thank Andy X
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This is an incredible place to be. Glass factories, timeless landscapes and warm people willing to welcome! A MUST SEE!

Thank ChiaraCu
Reviewed 10 April 2017

It was interesting to learn something of the history of glass making and see some of the amazing exhibits from past centuries. Some truly delicate looking pieces! My only criticism is that it would have been nice if there had been a bit more information...More

Thank Carolanne W
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed my time at the museo del Vetro. They have an amazing overview of the history of glass. Really like the old but especially the new glass art. Amazing to see what craftsman can do with glass. When you visit the island of Murano...More

Thank Stefand22
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Well laid out. Story of glass making on the boards as you go through the rooms. Amazing pieces to view from past centuries as well as current. Well worth an hour.

Thank ghvisitors
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I was first not sure if I wanna pay 10,00 euro entrance to see more glass, after seeimgvso much on the streets (many shops are very much worth a visit, mainly those of specific artists) - am very happy I went in, it's great, well...More

Thank Amit E
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Very fast visit very nice impressive works! Cheap, it's a place to visit once that you are in Murano enjoy!

Thank Israel A
Reviewed 31 March 2017

The quality and quantity of Murano glass on display qualifies this as a 5. It's wheelchair friendly, with a lift and big, open spaces that would be easy to navigate and the decor, for the most, was minimalist to let the pieces shine. I didn't...More

Thank Bridget H
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