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Reviewed September 21, 2018
GetThereQuicker
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Great Dunmow, United Kingdom
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Lovely to watch them make a vase

Its a glass factory where the glass is melted and blown to take different shapes and statues. There... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
EnakshiC
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Navi Mumbai, India
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed February 8, 2015

Murano glassware, known worldwide, is produced in this factory on the island of Murano, across from the city of Venice. A water taxi trip to the factory provided a wonderful view of Venice and the nearby islands making up the region. Upon arrival, we were...More

4  Thank Roberta G
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Reviewed March 6, 2016

Do NOT buy glass from this showroom in Murano. They do NOT stand behind their glass products. I unfortunately bought drinking glasses from them. The first time I poured water into one of the glasses, the bottom of the glass broke off. I am heartbroken....More

5  Thank beckerdk
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its a glass factory where the glass is melted and blown to take different shapes and statues. There was a demonstration of making a beautiful vase with blown glass. It was beautiful to watch and one could think of how dangerous the heat could be...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2018

The tour through the actual factory was VERY interesting. A dying art! Of course, the showroom had some beautiful pieces for sale, but the pieces for $35,000 were a bit beyond my reach!

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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

We were approached whilst wandering around St.Marks square by a man who offered us a free water taxi ride out to Murano to visit a glassworks. We were fairly wary , looking for a catch! As it turned out, there wasn’t one! We were taken...More

1  Thank GetThereQuicker
Reviewed June 3, 2018

Our first day in Venice our group took a water taxi over to Murano. We visited the Lazzarini factory for a glass blowing demonstration and to shop the merchandise. The demonstration, by a master glass blower, was in the furnace and production area and was...More

Thank Ron F
Reviewed May 29, 2018

I was part of a Perillo tour group that was visiting while in Venice. I had been looking forward to this as I love Murano glass. We were greeted at the dock by the charming manager, who was our host for the visit. First, we...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

I got the tour to see the famous 3 islands of Venice. The lady for the boat tour was amazing. She spoke 5 different languages and showed us everything around with a brief history. However, my review is for the glass factory in Murano, “Ferro...More

1  Thank larabanoo
Reviewed April 27, 2018

We visited this murano glass factory as part of a Collette Vacation group tour. At Ferro E Lazzarini we purchased a murano vase for 300 euros. We mentioned to the sales person several times that this was a wedding gift. When we arrived back home...More

Thank Vicki J
Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

Useful to admire the demonstration of the generation of an object like a beautiful glass horse. But just watch. Then Escape. Too persistent to sell items with false speeches that are the only originals. Instead, other shops in Murano cost less. Before buying, go for...More

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Reviewed January 2, 2018

We took a shore excursion to this glass blowing factory on Murano. Included was a glass blowing demonstration in which he made a glass horse. As soon as he finished the horse stood on its hind legs and tail, without doing anything else to it....More

Thank Carl S
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Part of our guided tour - but certainly one of the highlights! to see the craftsmanship and skill of just one (or two) piece(s) as the demonstration - and then to walk into the showrooms full of so much more - it was really beautiful....More

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Vicki J
April 21, 2018|
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Response from TandSons | Reviewed this property |
I had ordered a tea cup and saucer set that during their tour was shown with a box to display. When shipped they forgot the box and I sent an email requesting - it was received quickly with no problems.
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I'm not sure since we were on the Viking Ocean cruise ship and they set everything up for us.
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I'm sorry I don't know if you can order online. I think it would be hard to communicate.
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