The living craft of glass making in Karlovy Vary

The living craft of glass making in Karlovy Vary

Luxury crystal glass: the Moser Glassworks!

The living craft of glass making in Karlovy Vary
Experience the atmosphere of glassmaking right in the glassworks in Karlovy Vary.

Glass makers, grinders and engravers have been breathing their art into the glass here for more than 150 years. Visit the museum at the Moser Glassworks in Karlovy Vary. The visitors can also tour the glass production floor, where they can see not only how the glass items are made, but they can try glass blowing themselves.

Glasswork tour
You will be introduced to the creative handicrafts of the master glassmakers. You will see how they transform the hot mass of glass drawn from a hot furnace into a work of art, how they blow and shape glass in wooden moulds. The tour also includes a visit to the Moser Museum.

Opening hours: Mon – Fri  9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Tour groups:      maximum of 10 people

The Moser museum
Discover more than 160 years of history at the glassworks, from the oldest pieces created to contemporary collections, as well as well-known owners of luxurious Moser crystal. If you are interested, you can also use an audio guide, allowing you to take the tour at your own pace.

Opening hours: Mon – Sat 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

VIP tour of the glassworks
You will look behind the scenes of the glassworks and the secrets of the crystal glass creation. You will get to know the glassworks, visit the grinding, painting, or engraving workshop. Seeing the whole process of glass creation up close is a unique experience that a standard tour does not offer.

Opening hours: Mon – Fri   9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Tour groups:      maximum of 5 people

Season: year-round
Reservation: required
Location: Karlovy Vary
Duration: 1-1,5 hour

More information:
Carlsbad Convention Bureau