New Zealand Glassworks, Whanganui

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New Zealand Glassworks - Te Whare Tūhua o Te Ao (NZG) is the new national centre for glass art located in Whanganui.

NZG is an exciting and interactive glass facility open to the entire community. The new facility offers an open access studio to glass artists, runs workshops to all abilities and presents and promotes the work of leading New Zealand glass artists in the gallery. The centre is a major attraction for local visitors and tourists alike and a great place to see first-hand, the incredible processes of glass art. Put New Zealand Glassworks and other Whanganui trip maker attractions into our {2}, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • The gallery contains some beautiful examples of NZ glass work which is for sale. The assistant was friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. There's something to tempt everyone, and for every price point.....  more »
  • At the time of my visit the ovens were closed down for planned maintenance so that glassblowing could not be watched. However, the sales area was still functioning and there was an abundance of...  more »
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  • Always worth a look. The kiln isn't always in operation but treat it as a bonus if it is. Some stunning pieces which show the art and skill of the glass artists.
  • Quick visit. Kiln not working today so we will return next time we visit. The glass colours were amazing. Lovely friendly staff.
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