Crystal Makers Factory Tour in Waterford
Crystal Makers Factory Tour in Waterford

Crystal Makers Factory Tour in Waterford

Learn how the finest glass crystal is made at the House of Waterford Crystal in County Waterford! From mould making to sculpting and engraving, you will see the whole process from the raw materials to the finished product, whilst seeing the skilled workers in action. The House was established in 1783 by George and William Penrose, and you can learn all about its fascinating story from how it changed hands, grew and began exporting all over the world, and the impact it has had on the city of Waterford.

Why go to the House of Waterford Crystal?

See how some of the finest crystal glass in Ireland is made and learn all about the rich history of the House of Waterford Crystal!

This is a great tour for anyone looking to learn more about glass making and see some of the incredible products that are crafted. Book a VIP factory tour experience or take a self guided tour to go at your own pace. Enjoy afternoon tea in the Crystal Cafe and browse the gift shop for some of the amazing pieces that are made right there in the factory. On your tour you’ll see the mould making, preparation of the furnace, glass blowing, marking, cutting, sculpting and engraving! The incredible process is a sight to behold and you can enjoy it all at the House of Waterford Crystal!

  • Adult | € 14.40
  • Child | € 8.00
  • Senior | € 14.00
  • Student | € 13.00
  • Monday – Friday | 09:30 – 15:00

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