There is so much to offer at Dartington Crystal in Great Torrington. A fantastic visitor attraction, with something for all of the family...
Take in the Factory Experience & Visitor Centre where you can see and hear the fascinating story of 50 years of history with Dartington. In the Audio Visual Theatre, you can then follow the Timeline Exhibition from 1967 to present day where you will learn interesting facts and see products dating from the early years. See our talented Master Engraver working wonders and creating master pieces. You can also watch and experience the magic of Mango Beads – expertly creating lampwork jewellery, made from the finest Italian glass. There is also an abundance of Creative Activities to take part in: Have your Hand Cast forever in glass, be creative and have a go at Glass Blowing, you can even take your masterpiece home as a souvenir. Children and even adults can paint your own glass or make your own glass jewellery.
Enter the Factory Experience and watch our award winning makers at work. See the action up close from the factory floor and then follow the elevated walkway to view the magic from above.
A great place to shop...
Our factory shopping complex provides a great selection of products and offers and even better, they are all under one roof.
The Glass Shop offers a huge selection of first and second quality crystal & glass at bargain prices, you will also find products from the other Dartington Brands - Caithness Glass, Royal Brierley, John Beswick & Top Choice. The all new Dartington Kitchen & Home Store and Homewares section which has lots to offer such as interiors, soft furnishings & gifts, it certainly is the perfect place to shop and all under one roof with many other brands such as Edinburgh Woollen Mill, Portmeirion, T & G Woodware, Heathcote & Ivory, there is even The all year round Christmas Shop. Visit our Garden Gift Shop, Confectionery and Dunstable Farm Ice Cream Parlour which you will find in the conservatory area.
In our shop you will also find Edinburgh Woollen Mill and the Gift Gallery which has a fantastic selection of brands: Ian Snow (Interiors, Crafts & Clothing), Antica Murrina Jewellery, Nauticalia, Orange Tree Toys, House of Marbles, Nostalgic Signs, VW Camper Van Gifts, The Candy Company, Bags and Scarves ….. there really is something for everyone.
To complete your visit, relax and unwind with a cup of fresh coffee and something tempting from the great choice of cakes and snacks on offer in our Pavilion Cafe.
Kids Go Free and Parking is Free.
Pick up a Visitor Centre leaflet on site or from any other attraction to receive great savings or visit our website: www.dartington.co.uk
Unfortunately only assistance dogs are permitted. Water bowls provided.
Visitor Centre & Shop:
Monday - Friday: 0930 - 1700
Saturday: 1000 - 1700
Sunday: 1000 - 1600
Factory Experience is only open Monday - Friday only.
Visit our official website at: http://www.dartington.co.uk
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