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The Glassworks Village – an experience for all the family
The area around the Glassworks is like a small, charming village. Here glass is still blown using traditional methods and there is an extensive production of wine glasses as well as special designer goods and decorative projects. For more information and reservations, please contact our booking office; + 47 61 31 66 19 or send us an e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hadeland Glassverk is beautifully situated just an hour north of Oslo, in idyllic surroundings on the south bank of Lake Randsfjord. The glassworks was founded in 1762 and is the oldest industrial company in Norway, still going strong. We are a popular destination for day trips or the highlight of a longer round trip.
Our Visitor Centre is open daily throughout the year, Monday through Sunday, and we offer a variety of activities for groups and individuals. Watch the glassblowers practicing their traditional art, and try your hand at glassblowing or glass designing. Get a guided tour in our factory. Everything is in place for a successful visit.
Hadeland Glassworks has ten stores with everything for setting a perfect table: glass, porcelain, textiles, utensils, decorative items and much more. Glass and porcelain is always available at factory prices. New at Hadeland is Høvdinghallen, a big market with Norwegian microbrews and food from small-scale producers from all around the country. The kitchen department has factory outlet with porcelain from Porsgrunds Porcelain Factory.
At Hadeland Glassverk, you can arrange everything from conferences, executive get-togethers, exhibitions and fairs to summer celebrations and Christmas dinners. Our historic buildings house modern conference facilities. We offer excellent catering based on Norwegian culinary traditions.
Hadeland Glassverk has a restaurant and a bakery, each renowned for the quality of its food. The Kokkestua Restaurant offer lunch and dinner, hot or cold,, based on traditional popular Norwegian cuisine. The Bakery offers a variety of freshly baked bread, pastry and a wide selection of topped sandwiches and rolls. The cosy atmosphere by the fireside adds an extra touch to your meal. In the summer, you can enjoy your meal outside, weather permitting.