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Dartington Crystal

Dartington Crystal

Address: Torrington Devon EX38 7AN
Telephone: 01805 626262
Region: North Devon - more
Print out the voucher on www.dartington.co.uk and present when visiting Dartington Crystal and you will receive FREE entry to the Factory Tour and Visitors Centre.
Choose something of lasting beauty in hand made crystal and glass from Dartington. All of our lovely designs have been created to be used and enjoyed. With a simplicity and style that works in any decor, the choice of Dartington will make the ideal addition to your home or to give as a gift.

Visitors Centre
Around 200,000 people visit Dartington each year - A Great Day Out for all the family. Whilst here you will learn about the 40 years of history with Dartington Crystal at the Audio Visual Theatre, follow the Dartington Timeline from 1967 to present day, then watch the expert Master Engraving demonstration; even buy that special piece and have it personalised. You can then watch the live demonstration of Studio Glassmaking and try the many hands on activities we have to offer.....

Creative Activities
Have your Hand Cast (or foot) forever in glass. A fantastic idea for that special gift or souvenir!

Why not be creative and have a go at Glass Blowing, you can even take your masterpiece home as a souvenir.

Great fun for all the family and you can even paint your own glass or design and create your own jewellery in our jewellery room. Adults and children can create their own designs. Why not make a gift for someone special?

Factory Experience
Follow the Factory Experience and watch our award winning craftsmen at work from the elevated viewing platform - watch carefully as they work together in teams, transforming hot molten crystal into elegant shapes, perfecting an art that's 3000 years old.

Take a stroll through our array of shops we have on site. You can pick up some great bargains in the glass shop on Dartington Crystal & Glass, Caithness and Royal Brierley. You will also find some great brands such as Antler, Edinburgh Woollen Mill, Yankee Candle, Portmeirion, Maxwell & Williams, Poole Pottery, Jersey Pottery, Lifestyle, Woods of Windsor, Asquith & Somerset and many many more. There's something for everyone!

Why not complete your visit by relaxing and unwinding in our restaurant; we have a great selection of freshly made food & a selection of beverages to choose from.

Opening Times:
Visitor Centre & Shops
Mon - Fri 9.30am - 5.00pm
Sat 10.00am - 5.00pm
Sun 10.00am - 4.00pm

Factory Experience
Mon - Fri 9.30am - 4.00pm (last entry to factory 3.15pm)

Factory Experience Timetable

9.30am to 10.30am Factory open to visitors
10.30am to 12.00pm Factory on lunch, no entry available
12.00pm to 1.30pm Factory open to visitors
1.30pm to 2.00pm Factory on Lunch Break
2.00pm to 3.15pm Factory open to visitors (last entry 3.15pm)

We extend a warm welcome to all of our visitors; however our attraction does include a working factory with access via stairs, therefore, access may be difficult for some. For further information and prices please contact the Visitor Centre.

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