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Caithness Glass factory Crieff

Caithness Glass

Since 2007 the home of Caithness Glass has been at Crieff Visitor Centre.

Here visitors can see Caithness Glass being hand crafted by the skilled team of craftsmen in a close-up studio environment. After watching the glassmakers from the factory viewing gallery, you can browse the shop where you will find the full selection of Caithness products plus a great selection of Dartington Crystal, John Beswick and Royal Brierley products.

Admission to the factory viewing gallery is free.

Open all year round.*

Make Your Own Paperweight

The Make Your Own Paperweight (MYOP) experience is no longer available.

All remaining MYOP gift vouchers will expire on 1st January 2025.

If you possess an unredeemed voucher, that was purchased between March 2019 and March 2020, you can use it to purchase items in store at the Caithness Glass gift shop in Crieff. This applies only to items from our Caithness Glass, Dartington Crystal, John Beswick and Royal Brierley ranges.

Each voucher is worth £49.00. We are unable to give a credit note for the remaining value of your voucher if your transaction amounts to less than £49.00.

Glass Painting

Explore your creative side and paint your own glass – great fun for all ages!
Select a glass and paint your own decoration in our special painting area. Glass Painting is available, in one hour slots, 9:30am – 3.15pm every day. It is advisable to book your place ahead of time to prevent disappointment.

Caithness Glass Shop

Open every day**. Opening times here.

Caithness Glass Factory Viewing Gallery

Open Monday to Friday.** Opening times here.

*Except for the 25th & 26th December and the 1st & 2nd January when the entire complex is closed.
The Caithness Glass Factory also closes for maintenance twice a year and for a Christmas break at the end of December. Occasionally the Factory may have to close unexpectedly for urgent maintenance with little or no prior warning.**

**Please note that our opening times may change throughout the year, including unexpected closures. We advertise planned closures on our opening times page and unexpected/short notice closures on our Facebook Page.