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Ruckl

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Established in 1846, Rückl proudly moves traditional Czech glassmaking craft to a new level. Rückl combines the noble beauty of mouth-blown, hand-cut crystal with unique designs and perfect details. Rückl glassworks is located in Nižbor, Central...more
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Nizbor 141, Nizbor 267 05, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to the glassworks as part of a tour and it was fantastic! The craftsmanship and attention to detail is amazing. The tour starts with an explanation of the glass making process. They recycle nearly everything: broken glass, silica from the etching process, the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Vulturecap
Reviewed 1 December 2018

We were in Prague this summer and saw several crystal houses, but Ruckl is great quality and (relatively) reasonably priced. Brought a full set of glasses back and enjoy telling the story of how we found them with friends. There are some that are way...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 November 2018

This was such an excellent tour. They show you the entire process in great detail and you have a good view of what was going on. Very cool to see the molten glass being formed by hand. I think the tour lasted just under an...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank IronJac37
Reviewed 23 October 2018

My husband and I came to Prague knowing we wanted to invest in some crystal, but after finding Ruckl and loving their products we decided to buy a whole lot more than we planned. We had time and the interest in leaving Prague and driving...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing visit. The young lady was very knowledgeable and was not rushing us. We were able to experience the whole process in details. And just for ourself ...not many tourists. We even eat at the local restaurant across the street. And bought some amazing crystal...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Ada N, Manažer komunikace at Ruckl, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Thank you for such a lovely feedback! :) We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to Rückl glassworks and we will be happy to see you again!

Reviewed 20 June 2018

very interesting visit. The guide explains all the stage of the glass production. We can see the workshop and how they work. The fqctory shop is noce and the price are lower than at Prague;

Date of experience: June 2018
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Ada N, Manažer komunikace at Ruckl, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you Sylvain for your nice review! :)

Reviewed 14 May 2018

We weren't sure what to expect, but my friend and I really enjoyed the tour. It doesn't matter if you're a big fan of this type of crystal ware or not, observing the process of its manufacture was fascinating. Watching them work with that HOT...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Ada N, Manažer komunikace at Ruckl, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Dear Steve, we are glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour! We also appreciate that you see the value in the hard work of our master glass cutters and glass blowers. :) Best, Ada from Rückl

Reviewed 19 April 2018

Don't let the simple structures make you think that this place is not a great place to visit. The factory showroom has excellent prices on crystal you won't get in retail outlets. We took a tour of the factory and were amazed at the skill...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Ada N, Manažer komunikace at Ruckl, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Hi Vanessa, thank you for a nice review. We are happy that you enjoyed the tour! :) If you happen to pass by Prague soon, don't hesitate to visit also our recently opened Rückl Flagship Store in Železná street 20. It is located just next...More

Reviewed 16 March 2018

Did a bit of research and realised we could get here independently from Prague via train rather than take a rather expensive organised trip. Train journey around an hour - and despite running a few mins late, we managed our connection in Beroun. There were...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

TIP: worth the drive to just buy crystal up there, the tour is OK, but items are very well priced and high quality. We enjoyed the tour in English, it gave as an insight of local town and people.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Sakshi S
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Response from Ada N | Property representative |
Dear Sakshi, thank you for your interest in our glassworks. Yes, we are open on Saturday, please see the opening hours below: May – September: Mon – Fri from 9.15 to 16.00 Sat – from 9.30 to 13.00 Hope you will enjoy... More
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