National Glass Centre is open daily 10.00 - 17.00.
*Please note that during The Tall Ships Races 2018, National Glass Centre's opening times will be slighty different.*
Tuesday 10th – Saturday 14th July 2018:
National Glass Centre (including all galleries) will be open daily to visitors during the normal opening hours of 10.00-17.00. At 17.00 the upper level will close to the general public along with Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art Gallery and the Hot Glass Studio. The shop and The Glass Yard café on the lower level will remain open until 22.00 (except Saturday 14th where it will cloase at 18:00)
National Glass Centre will operate business as usual 7th, 8th, 9th and 15th July 2018 onwards
National Glass Centre is easily accessible by public transport and by car.
National Glass Centre is a fully accessible building in all areas. We have eight parking spaces for blue badge holders and a further 80 spaces, all of which are free of charge.
We have lots of activities to ensure you and your family get the most out of your visit!
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National Glass Centre is proud to support Sunderland's bid for City of Culture 2021
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