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Vecchia Murano

Castello, 4392/a | 300 metri da Piazza San Marco, 30122 Venice, Italy
39 41 2718500
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“beautiful glass” (33 reviews)
“glass blower” (23 reviews)
“glass shops” (14 reviews)
Castello, 4392/a | 300 metri da Piazza San Marco, 30122 Venice, Italy
39 41 2718500
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I feel we were somewhat tricked into visiting the Murano factory. We were under the impression we would be given a full tour of the factory with the history of the company and the founding family. What actually happened is we were given a very...More

Thank poirot8345
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

the demonstration on how they make their gorgeous pieces was very informative, but also very short. we were then led into the showrooms, excited that we might get to purchase real Murano pieces. Nope! the costs were shockingly, shockingly high. We bought $40 worth of...More

Thank Matanda28
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We have visited the Murano factory part of our visit to Venice. Our hotel had a complimentary transfer to the island which was really kind. Once we arrived we were greeted by the people and went to the place where they manufacture some Murano glasses...More

Thank Lena S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I agree with most of the negative reviews on this site. A short demonstration followed by a shopping experience that gets you excited about the unique place to buy their glassware. It falls very short of what they promise. Emblems on their glassware to prove...More

1  Thank librarianbarb
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

After we watched a glass blowing demonstration, we went through a rather large shop with gorgeous pieces ranging from a small fortune to more affordable things. Very helpful staff. Great place to stop for Murano glass.

Thank lukelives
Reviewed 29 October 2017

A beautiful place to visit, we watched a demonstration of a horse being made and then visited the gallery, some amazing glassware to be seen, then visited the shop which you have to buy a little gift. We then went round Murano itself a very...More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Well, I couldn't help myself, after seeing the 5 minute demonstration where the guy miraculously made a horse from a blob of glass,and then shown through the different rooms full of beautiful creations. The manager wasn't over pushy, but did play to my (maybe side)...More

Thank champion13
Reviewed 22 September 2017

We chances upon Vecchia Murano while strolling along the streets of Venice. We joined a tour group that was scheduled for a glass blowing demonstration. It was an interesting display of skill and mastering. As expected, there was a sales pitch in the end. To...More

Thank thephantomtraveller
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Bought a larger statue of blown glass that shows a couple embracing each other. It was the best color arrangement and style we had seen (and we shopped every store on the canal). The lady working the front desk told us that if we paid...More

Thank dieseljesusfreak90
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We loved the glass and the demonstration after speaking with a salesman we purchased a display plate and three vases. The vases were to be engraved. We carefully wrote what was to be engraved on each different coloured vase. When they arrived the engraving had...More

Thank Margaret C
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Response from Scouter710 | Reviewed this property |
We were part of a tour group set up by Globus, a company that does tours in many nations. Our tour started in Amsterdam and ended in Paris and the Murano Glass tour in Venice was arranged by Globus.