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Dorotheenhutte Wolfach

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Nice visit

It was a nice experience. We made our own vase and blow into the glass. It is 18 euro. The vase was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Craiova, Romania
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Good fun and nice experience

Our visit to the Dorotheenhutte was short but good. The tour is informative and shows you all... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2018
Oostende, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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Glashuettenweg 4, 77709 Wolfach, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a nice experience. We made our own vase and blow into the glass. It is 18 euro. The vase was broken in the end, but we still bought one already made. Quite lovely, but you have to pay extra for English guide, since...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

They have been making (blowing) glass here for a long long time. They will actually help kids make (blow) their own glass vase. There is a movie in German and even if you do not understand it all you get the gist. There is a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Werlein_Manor
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Our visit to the Dorotheenhutte was short but good. The tour is informative and shows you all aspects of glassmaking and glass art. There were some very intriguing exhibits which showed all the amazing things that can be made with glass. The main highlight must...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Bartromoleus
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

It is a shop rather than a museum. A tad overpriced too. Almost all of the information is in German so non-German speakers have almost nothing to do.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Angshu_K
Reviewed September 7, 2017

If you visit the Black Forest, this is one place you must stop and visit! This glass blowing factory is one of the most unique experience you will find. There is a small museum inside along with a really large gift shop, but the real...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank jrogersz34
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

A must do for children , they can make by their own a glass vase for 15 euro they blow air and make a lovely vase for them to take

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank 654galg
Reviewed August 24, 2017

This Black Forest is popular with German domestic tourists, and this craft store/museum is definitely aimed at German speakers. That will be an obstacle for foreign visitors interested in the museum. At least for families with children, the hands-on glassblowing activity is not to be...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank pleurodont
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

My family of six (kids ages 17, 15, 12, 9) really enjoyed our visit. There is a very nice, and reasonably priced, gift shop, with amazing glass pieces. But the real attraction is the museum and opportunity to watch the artisans make glass pieces (13...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank richm223
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed half day in the glass workshop & expo. A must do for all ages. Don't miss making your own personalized glass !

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank cosminc804
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

We were told by friends if we had time to stop by. It was a fantastic experience! Not only was the food amazing, but the staff were so incredibly patient with our young children, allowing them to have as much involvement in the glass blowing...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Heidi and Bill K
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