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New Zealand Glassworks - Te Whare Tūhua o Te Ao

Welcome to New Zealand Glassworks – Te Whare Tūhua O Te Ao (NZG), the national centre for art glass. Located in Whanganui, a town with a rich history of glass which spans over 150 years, and also New Zealand's UNESCO city of design. NZG supports a vibrant community of glass artists who showcase their heritage craft and innovative creations at our facility.

New Zealand Glassworks is the premier destination for art glass lovers and enthusiasts in New Zealand. You can discover the beauty and wonder of art glass through our interactive and educational exhibits, workshops, demonstrations, and events. You can also explore our online gallery and shop, where you can find stunning pieces of art glass made by local and national artists.

At New Zealand Glassworks, we believe that art has the power to enrich our lives, spark creativity, and inspire us to see the world in new and exciting ways. We are proud to be a part of the vibrant New Zealand arts community and look forward to sharing our passion for art glass with you.

Come and discover the beauty and magic of glass at New Zealand Glassworks today.

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Paperweight Workshops

Paperweight Workshops

Our make a paperweight workshops are a great introduction to the art of hot glass. Book in for yourself or attend as a group. You don't have to have any prior experience and it's guaranteed fun!

NZ Glassworks Shop

Isla Osborne - Angle Earrings Cobalt
Isla Osborne - Angle Earrings Amber
Angle Earrings | Isla Osborne
Price
$72
Angle Pendant on Chain  | Isla Osborne
Angle Pendant on Chain  | Isla Osborne
Angle Pendant on Chain | Isla Osborne
Price
$88
Anna's House | Emma Camden
Anna's House | Emma Camden
Anna's House | Emma Camden
Price
$530
Sold out
Big Dichroic Block | Richard Landers
Big Dichroic Block | Richard Landers
Big Dichroic Block | Richard Landers
Price
$410
Birds | Christine Cathie
Birds | Christine Cathie
Birds | Christine Cathie
Price
$490$680
New Zealand Glassworks Exterior

Our address

2 Rutland Street, Whanganui

Open seven days a week
from 10am to 4:30pm

Events

NZGlassworks Glass Market 2023
Glass Market 2023

2 December 2023

UCOL | Te Pukenga Whanganui Art and design students exhibition 2023
UCOL | Te Pukenga Whanganui Art and design students exhibition 2023

18 - 24 November 2023

7th Birthday Competition
NZG 7th Birthday Design Competition

Entries close 22 September 2023