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Address: Fondamenta San Giovanni Battista Dei Battuti n. 12, 30141 Murano, Italy
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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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This is a must see! Seeing the Master at work! Was a wonderful experience. Free walk in Venice tours recommended that we attend this tour at Ellegi, in Murano. It's one thing... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Dilshaad S
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a must see! Seeing the Master at work! Was a wonderful experience. Free walk in Venice tours recommended that we attend this tour at Ellegi, in Murano. It's one thing knowing how the glass blowing process works - but seeing it done before you is another! It's incredible!

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited today at 9:30am before anyone else showed up, and they gave us a great tour of the furnaces, and we saw vases being made, along with a small horse. They showed us through the large showroom and answered our many questions about how each item was made. We hadn't planned on buying anything and they knew that but... More 

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Thank Joy S
Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Boy, do they oversell this trip! We paid $67, plus the 7.50 Euros boat fare, to walk through Murano to this glass factory. It was sold as a "private glass-blowing demonstration," but we were sitting on bleachers with a bunch of other people, and we didn't even get to sit close enough to get any photos, because the other groups... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The glass blowing/working was really impressive and our guide very knowledgable. The items in the shop were superb. The salesman was very good and we found just the right items for us.

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Thank John H
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

I joined the Colleoni Murano Glass Factory Tour and Workshop and I had an incredible experience! Once in Murano we were greet by the factory owners and participated at a glass blowing demonstrations by a glass master. This was amazing, we learnt a lot about glass blowing and the master also asked us to come up to try working the... More 

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Horseshoe Bay, Texas
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The master glass maker was extraordinary to watch. He made it look so effortless. He made a detailed complex piece - a horse in less than a minute. We also watched some of the other glass makers in the shop. We also did a workshop where we made jewelry from some glass beads from the factory. That was fun. They... More 

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Thank LParnell
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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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Thank Dru D
Mountain View, Arkansas
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Reviewed 23 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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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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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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