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Address: Fondamenta San Giovanni Battista Dei Battuti n. 12, 30141 Murano, Italy
Phone Number:
+39 041 527 4872
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00

Colleoni glass factory invite you to visit us in Murano island. Under...

Colleoni glass factory invite you to visit us in Murano island. Under reservation will be possible to admire our glass master at work with a multilengual person of our staff that will explain at visitors the different steps and process of glass produccion. Our glass factory give you also the opportunity to make your own Murano glass object with easy level workshop of mosaic technique or with a large chooice of beads create your bracelet or necklace. Children and adults are welcome. Of course you can visit our show rooms and see our large chooice of glass items done by our masters and crafmans. HOW TO REACH US Stop at MURANO FARO you have line 4.1 and 7 from San Marco or line 3 from Piazzale Roma or Train Station. Get off and turn immediately to the right walking along the street next to the canal for 300 metres. Our entrance is on the street at number 12. Somebody confuse us with the glass factory before of us ELLEGI GLASS, if you ask them they will say they don't know us. That's perfect you are just 50 metres from us

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Must see glass factory in Murano

My family and I visited Venice for an extended weekend. We decided to make a Sunday day trip to Murano. We visited the Colleoni glass factory early Sunday morning. We were greeted... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 December 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

My family and I visited Venice for an extended weekend. We decided to make a Sunday day trip to Murano. We visited the Colleoni glass factory early Sunday morning. We were greeted by the owner and given a private glass making exhibition. It was amazing watching the master glass maker effortlessly craft a chandelier. The cost of the exhibition (€10/pp)... More 

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Mountain View, Arkansas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

My wife and I were boated out to Colleoni Glass Factory, where we viewed a glass blowing demonstration. Then we were taken for a tour of their gallery. They have a very large selection of items which are all quite interesting. We made a purchase which we carried home to the States without breaking. The boat ride to and from... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Went on the Island Tours: Murano, Burano and Torcello. Murano, famous for it's glass, visited here, had a live demo of glass making, was interesting to watch and had a full on commentary in English as well. Then had an opportunity to visit the shop, lovely final pieces, but a bit too pricey for my liking.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Welcomed by the owner (sorry didn't catch his name) and was offered drinks while he explained his family and the factory's history. Watched a man blowing a vase and making a horse model with our guide explaining the process. Toured the beautiful glass galleries and made a bracelet in the workshop run by his daughter Sophia. Excellent morning, very enjoyable... More 

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Hamar, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Wow factor deluxe. But not for anyone to shop here! Really impressive glass work, no words. Felt like I went into a shop out of ordinary people's league. But wow! Is amazing the art of glass they offer

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Owen Sound, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

I have taken my student travel groups here twice while on tour in Italy. I have been to other glass factories in Venice with students, but this one is the best! It seems like a family business which was nice too. The staff has their repertoire down pat and efficiently usher you from the receiving area where you get a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Appreciated the art of glass blowing and our guide was fantastic. He knew we were in the market for glass art so he took very good care of us! You need to realize the quality of these art pieces therefore having a hefty price tag. If you feel the need to complain about it you don't need it! Many cruise... More 

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Lyon, France
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Apparently a part of the shop is for big buyers. It means that if you don't look wealthy they come to see you and ask you to leave. Funny how they are condescending and haughty. There is the same exhibition for free 30m further. Please don't give them 1cts.

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Muranoglassfactory, Proprietario at Glass Factory Colleoni, responded to this review

Dear vsitor, I am sorry we were rude but our visitors book the visit weeks or months in advance. We love to give full attention to clients that wish a deep information about Murano glass and want to admire our collection without noise. I agree with you, don' t come without reservation or booking in advance, you could find loked... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We booked a tour through tripadvisor and we met our tour guide at the Rialto bridge area. From there we took the vaporetto to Murano. The tour was incredible and the glass making process and artistry amazed grandpa, myself and 2 picky tweens. The tour we booked included making a craft and Silvia the girl in the craft room helped... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

The factory will provide you with free taxi ride from the hotel or from san.marco to the factory in murano but the way back you have to pay for it either for the taxi or you can use the public transportation boat from the town station( boat no.7 will take you to san marco) After a short demonstration on the... More 

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Muranoglassfactory, Owner at Glass Factory Colleoni, responded to this review

We do not offer free trip with taxi I think visitors did not visit our company Could you check if they visited Vetreria Artistica Colleoni or another vetreria artistica? We are close to murano faro boat stop Kind Regards Ludovico More 

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