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AustriaInnsbruckSwarovski InnsbruckTel:	+43 512 57 3100 Fax: +43 512 57 3530 E-m: swarovski.innsbruck@ Web: innsbruck Visitors experience the entire spectrum of Swarovski products in the renovated store - crystal components, crystal objects, jewellery, accessories, - with contemporary designs Bar for pre and post shopping refreshments.ViennaSwarovski WienKärntner Strasse 24 Web: vienna Tel:	+43 (0)1 324 0000 A shopping landscape, displaying jewellery, accessories, decor objects and figurines. Exclusive Moët & Chandon Bar and enchants with magical installations from world renowned artists.WattensSwarovski Crystal WorldsTel:	+43 5224 51080 Fax: +43 5224 51080 -3831 Web: kristallwelten NB: Closed Oct 6th 2014 – end April 2015 for major developments. Life is breathed into the subterranean chambers through cultural events staged throughout the year.CzechRepublicKarlovy VaryMoserTel:	+420 353 416 111 Fax: +420 353 449 619 T – Customer Services 800 166 737, +420 353 449 455 E-m: customerservice@moser- glass.comWeb: For more than 140 years, the Moser glassworks has produced luxury glassware and decorative items in classical and contemporary shapes. The Moser brand products are sold exclusively at 5 Moser stores in the Czech RepublicNižborRückl CrystalTel:	+420 602 813 479 E-m: marketa.rucklova@ruckl- Web: Established in 1846, tour includes total processing, painting and cutting (45 mins). Groups welcome, every guest receives a small gift. There is a shop and caféPragueCrystalStaroměstské náměstí 27 110 00 Praha 1 Tel:	+420 2 2422 9755 Fax: +420 2 2423 9157A store rather than visitor centre, opposite the Old Town Astronomical Clock. Having morethan 2000 sq metres of sales area, it is one of the largest stores of this kind in the Czech Republic Stocks all the producers of famous Bohemian glass, crystal and Bohemian garnet jewellery.DenmarkCopenhagenHolmegaards GlasværkerAmagertorv 6 Tel: +33-12-44-77 This is Denmark's only major producer of glasswork. Its Wellington pattern, created in 1859, is available again. The Holmegaard glasses and the Regiment Bar set reflect solid craftsmanshipGermanyBavarian and Upper Palatinate ForestWeb: Glass Route Glassworks here were creating works of art 500 years ago The Glass Route runs for approx250 - 300 kilometres including subsidiary routes - from Neustadt an der Waldnaab, Europe’s ‘lead crystal capital’, to the Passau Glass Museum where over 15,000 examples of glassware. Visitors can watch glassmakers at work at many show glassworks along the routeVilleroy & BochD-66787 Wadgassen Tel:	+49 (0) 6834/400240 Just 25 minutes away from Mettlac – HQ of the world famous V&B . Visit the Discovery Center in the Wadgassen glassworkHungaryAjkaAjka Crystal LtdTel:	+36 88510 520 Fax: +36 88 311 986 E-m: ajkacrystal.titk@mail. The factory was established in 1878. All items made from the finest crystals, blown by mouth, grinded by hand. Also have a china painting workshop all done by hand. Shop at the factory and Group Tours arranged with advanced notice to email above, gift with ticket.IrelandWaterfordHouse of Waterford CrystalTel: + 353 (0)51 317000 Fax: + 353 (0)51 351937 Web: www. Here, approximately 40,000 hand-crafted high end pieces will be produced using traditional methods for our most discerning customers and for the thousands of tourists who will come to visit the new facility.NorwayJevnakerHadeland GlassverkTel:	+ 47 61 31 66 00 Web: Over 240 years of artisans expertise are demonstrated here with events, shops and museums. See demonstrations or have a go yourselfSwedenSmålandGlasriketOrrefors - Kosta Boda Tel:	+46 478 34529. Four glass factories including the Kingdom of Crystal - all year groups can see how the glass is made. Visit the shops and Museum and see some of the most innovative and stylish glass in the world.SwitzerlandUetendorf near ThunSC Sarner CristalTel: +41333468585 Fax: +41333468595 E-m: Web: The Show Glassworks. Here visitors can experience the fascinating craftsmanship involved in the production of crystal live. The free tour lasts 45 minutes and there is the opportunity for visitors to try themselves. After the tour, vases, bowls, wine glasses and many other glittering glass creations await you in the shop.UKDevonGreat TorringtonDartington Crystal Devon EX38 7AN Web: Tel:	+44 (0)1805 626242 E-m: Dartington Crystal – Internationally famous for beautiful, handmade contemporary glassware and innovative designs. Individually made by a team of 12 craftsmen led by a master glassblowerKing’s LynnCaithness Crystal Visitor CentreNorfolk PE30 4NE Tel:	+44 (0)1553 765111 With free admission, free parking and free glassmaking demonstrations the Caithness Crystal Visitor Centre is well worth a visit!Rhayader, PowysWelsh Royal Crystal Visitor CentreTel:	+44 (0) 1597 811005 E-m: enquiries@welshcrystal. Visitors can enjoy a tour of the manufacturing process which features glass blowing, cutting and decoration of the glass shape and final polishing. Coach parking, café and shopErpet BohemiaMOMENTS OF WONDER SPARKLING SHOPPING EXPERIENCES6112 Wattens, Austria, Tel. +43 (0)5224 51080 daily from 9.00 a.m. to 6.30 p.m. Last entry 5.30 p.m. Closed from October 6, 2014 until end of April 2015.You can see all editions of the Guide and magazine at and Glass Visitor Centres

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