The Glass Factory

Address: Storgatan 5 , 360 65 Boda Glasbruk Show map

Address: Storgatan 5 , 360 65 Boda Glasbruk

The Glass Factory today is Sweden’s only purely experience-based glass museum, and its art glass collection of more than 30,000 articles is the largest in Sweden.

Discover the interactive exhibition on the Kingdom of Crystal’s origin, evolution and future. In unique film clips you will meet glass artists and glass workers who talk about the Kingdom of Crystal, glass and its significance.
Travel back in time to the 1960s, when glass took shape in an entirely new and unexpected way and feel the fresh winds of change. In the museum’s various thematic displays for children and adults, you can get acquainted with the Kingdom of Crystal’s most secret stories.
Meet Boda personality Albin with his high hat or glassblower Ruben and marvelat their captivating tales. Moreover, in the museum’s blowing room you can design and blow glass of your own together with our skilled glassblowers.

The museum also displays the very latest in glass art, with glass pieces signed by Åsa Jungnelius, Helena Kågebrand, Ingalena Klenell and others

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About this activity

  • Street address 1
    Storgatan 5
  • City (address)
    360 65 Boda Glasbruk
  • Website
  • Opening hours
    http://www.glasriket.se/sv/Glasbruken/Glasbrukens-oppettider/

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