Moser Glass museum and Karlovy Vary
Moser Glass Museum - Moser Glassworks - Karlovy Vary
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See the perfection with which Moser products are crafted by hand, their high quality and the unique talent of master glassmakers. The magic atmosphere when products are blown and shaped, the typical fragrance of burnt-out wooden moulds and the beauty of glowing mass will certainly be a strong experience.
The original glass factory and shop were established by engraver Ludwig Moser in 1857. Moser glass has been sought out ever since for its outstanding quality and artistry and is known worldwide as the "glass of kings". All products are made by hand in Moser signature colors.
Glass Museum and Moser glassworks
We offer a unique sight of the work of glassmakers and a visit the Moser Glass Museum. The tour is divided into two parts:
1. The Glass museum – An exhibition in a newly fashioned and modern interiors offers a fascinating tour through more than 150 years of the glass-making history and introduces famous owners of the famous luxury Moser glass. It displays glass-making production from the very oldest to present collections and contains over 2000 art pieces. The exhibition includes video.
Length approx. 1 hour.
2. The Moser glassworks – we offer you an extraordinary experience to see master glassmakers at work. Witness the perfect manual processing of products of superior quality and extraordinary talent of Moser glassmakers. You will see how life is blown into into cristal glass and how the glass is formed into desired shapes. Tours are enriched with the presentation of glass materials, tools and production procedures.
Duration time – 30 minutes.
Antonio Banderas, Jude Law, John Malkovich, Robert Redford, Sharon Stone, Danny DeVito - just to name few from the impressive list of renowned Hollywood actors who were honoured with the unique Moser Crystal Globes at International Film Festival in Karlovy Vary.
Decorative glasses from Moser were used at Danish Royal Wedding and Spanish Royal Wedding and VIPs like Elizabeth II, Louis Armstrong, Sophia Loren or Czech president Václav Klaus also drank from these glasses.
The excursion can be combined with a visit to Karlovy Vary, one of the most important towns in Czech Republic.
The town of Karlovy Vary is located in the western part of the Czech Republic, about 120 km from Prague. It is the largest and most famous spa town in the Czech Republic. Colonnades with mineral springs, remarkable monuments, green parks and a special atmosphere - all that and much more makes Karlovy Vary one of the most beautiful spa towns you can visit
Especially in the 19th century, it became a popular tourist destination and spa facility for international celebrities like Beethoven or Goethe. The city is also known for the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival and the popular Czech liqueur Becherovka.