We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: 54/B, FDM. Navagero, 30141 Murano, Italy
Phone Number:
+39 041 527 4467
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No

Located on the famous-for-blown-glass island of Murano, this operation...

Located on the famous-for-blown-glass island of Murano, this operation produces artistic and decorative objects such as lamp posts, sculptures, and Venetian-style chandeliers.

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 108 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 33
  • 21
    Very good
  • 6
  • 5
  • 13
Happy with overall experience and love our new piece of art

To be honest we freaked out after reading all the reviews. But in reality our experience was very pleasant and we got a very nice piece of art for our home. As many others were... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 October 2016
Evgenia K
Add Photo Write a Review

108 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 78: English reviews
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Level Contributor
25 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

We took a free boat ride to visit this glass studio and attend a glsss blowing demonstration in May 2016. After the demo, sales people guided us through the show rooms, which house beautiful hand made blown glass art. We purchased two pieces for approximately $8000 USD. The salesman and manger assured us that it would be shipped tax and... More 

Thank Bud R R
Level Contributor
14 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We just received the two purchases we made a few weeks ago in the store. They have many beautiful pieces. The quality is tremendous and there was no pressure. We are really pleased with the pieces and would return again.

Thank Jackson10000
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

To be honest we freaked out after reading all the reviews. But in reality our experience was very pleasant and we got a very nice piece of art for our home. As many others were offered a free ride (which on my opinion should not be critisized and should just be taken as a simple marketing promotion). We were not... More 

2 Thank Evgenia K
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

We took the free taxi to Nuova Venier. Saw an interesting glass blowing presentation then onto the showroom. They have a large showroom with beautiful pieces. We did buy a gorgeous vase which we love. We did ask our salesman if there was anywhere for lunch or anything else to see and walk around on Murano and were told nothing... More 

Thank deann b
Tacoma, Washington, United States
Level Contributor
25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

we really have nothing to compare this glass company to the others on Murano island. but we got the free taxi ride from our hotel and another return back to town. with everyone in town and at the hotels pushing a "free tour" I knew something was up. someone has to pay for all that promotion. but we were greeted... More 

Thank Ben H
Turton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
273 reviews
111 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

We visited this art glass works on the beautiful island of Murano recently. We were offered free motorboat trip to the factory whilst walking along the Riva dei Schiavoni one morning. At first you think, con and how much is this going to cost me. However having been assured the only cost would be the 7.50 euro return fare on... More 

Thank RADCTurton
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Level Contributor
64 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

A must see when visiting Venice - take a water taxi to Murano and visit Venier the Glass Works and take a look at the spectacular artwork and how its done

Thank Tillie M
Level Contributor
16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

The hotel we stayed in sent us "free" via taxi to this place. They give a great tour. Let you help with the glass blowing and treat you like royalty. The purchasing is "Let's make a deal". They tell you the shipping is included in the purchase BUT you must pay customs(a hefty fee) and if its for food use,... More 

1 Thank mathccc
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

We visited this glass factory today to view the art of making glass . It was incredible to see the artistry of the glass masters and their creativity in making the artifacts. The owner, Mr Marino is a charming and gracious host. Their shop had exquisite glass pieces and I wish I could have bought more items. Andrea, his nephew... More 

Thank Shalini S
Lakewood Ranch, Florida
Level Contributor
118 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Best thing is to pay for your own transport via public water bus (vaporetto) to this island, and possibly, time permitting, Burano as well. You should see the glass blowing demo as it is truly a remarkable art esp considering that it is centuries old. While there, ask to see examples of calcedonia. It is a rare form of glass... More 

Thank dcl1497911

Travellers who viewed Nuova Venier Glassworks also viewed

Murano, City of Venice
Murano, City of Venice
Venice, City of Venice

Been to Nuova Venier Glassworks? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Nuova Venier Glassworks and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Nuova Venier Glassworks staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?