Ground glass
Free-blown glass
Painted glass
Engraved glass
Glass collections


Opening hours:


9.00 – 17.00 hours

Tuesday - Sunday 9.00 - 17.00 hours
  • parking for cars at the square in front of the museum
  • possibility to lock bicycles for a larger group in the museum yard

Admission fee:

  • 60,- CZK – adults
  • 40,- CZK – children, students, seniors, handicapped (ZTP card holders)
  • 120,- CZK – familly (2 adults + 2 children)
  • Free – children up to 6 years, handicapped with an accompanying person, members of AMG (Association of Museum and Galleries), glass schools, kindergartens and elementary schools Nový Bor


  • 30,- CZK – special programme for children
  • individual tour with a printed guide (Czech, English, German, Spanish, French, Polish, Dutch)
  • permanent exhibition guided tour in Czech language
  • tours with activity sheets for children, accompanied by an instructor
  • special programmes for groups of children (kindergartens and elementary schools, summer camps etc.)

Group programmes need to be ordered in advance.

Museum shop:

  • historical glass replicas
  • original jewellery and glass bijoux
  • glass nail files
  • small souvenirs
  • specialized glass literature
  • tourist stamps and museum business cards for tourists

Services for researchers:
Upon prearrangement, the museum offers:

  • use of its library specialized in glass, fine art and history of the region, but only at the museum (the library is otherwise dedicated only for the professional use of the museum staff)
  • upon written request to allow to look through the museum records or examination of exhibit on deposit
  • advisory and consultancy services concerning the glass history

Museum retains the right to refuse research requests which are contrary to the Foundation Document and the Ethical Code of Museums.