Our Award Winning Visitor Centre

See and hear the fascinating story of over 40 years of Dartington Crystal

Whilst with us you can learn the history of Dartington Crystal in the Audio Visual Theatre and then follow the Dartington Timeline from 1967 to present day. And see how the first peices of glass were made in our museum section.

Watch our talented expert Master Engraving demonstration create award winning works of Art; Choose a special piece for yourself or loved ones and have it personalised with a personal message or motif. You can watch the live demonstration of glassmaking and try the many hands-on activities we have to offer...

You can also watch and experience the magic of Mango- Beads - expertly creating lampwork jewerelly, made from the finest Italian glass, Demonstrations can be seen Tuesday to Thursday weekly.

We extend a warm welcome to all our visitors. Our site is fully accessible to all visitors but parts of the Factory Experience include stairs, therefore access may be difficult for some.Please call us on 01805 626242 for more information.

Visitor Centre & Shops Opening Times* 

The factory tour is closed from Tuesday 5th May - Monday 11th May and Monday 25th May.

*Christmas Closing - Please note the Visitor Centre will be closed between Satruday 20th December - Sunday 4th January.

Monday - Friday         9.30am - 5.00pm
Saturday                   10.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday                     10.00am - 4.00pm


[Factory Experience is open Monday - Friday only. Details available here.]

More information on our Shops can be found here.

Opening times for all of the above may be subject to seasonal changes. Please call before your visit - Bank Holidays and Winter Openings may apply.


Adults £7.50

Senior Citizens £6.50

Children (up to 16) FREE

(max five children with every full paying adult)

Admission price includes entry to the Visitor Centre and Factory Experience.


£5 voucher - Save when you visit us* 

Register to receive £5 voucher for our Factory Experience, Visitor Centre and shop. And Kids Go Free.

Complete the form below to qualify for our £5 voucher.

*£2.50 off entry to the Visitors Centre & Factory Experience. Can only be used on entry to the Factory Experience.
£2.50 saving in our Crystal Shop. Visitors paying to enter the Factory Experience will also receive £2.50 money off voucher redeemable in our Glass Shop.

Applies to Dartington Crystal & Glass products only.

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