Dartington Crystal is the UK’s only remaining glass factory and visits to our factory will surely provide you with a unique and fascinating experience. On your visit, you will be able to discover our story, view the exhibition centre displaying our crystal collection and watch our skilled glassmakers in action.

We have an incredible Factory Shop complex. With a vast choice of ‘slightly imperfect’ products not available anywhere else, plus the full range of first quality crystal and glass all at money-saving prices. As well as unbeatable bargains on Dartington products we offer a host of quality brands for fashion, homeware, accessories and gifts – again all at money-saving prices.

Note: we have a relaxing cafe and restaurant on site, the opening times for the Factory, Shopping complex and the cafe is mentioned below.

Opening Hours:

Factory Shop opens Monday – Friday 10am – 5pm, Weekends 10am – 4pm

Factory Tour, Visitor Centre – Monday to Friday | 10am – 4pm

The Pavillion Café – 7 days a week | 10am – 3.30pm

Below is a video to virtually experience Dartington factory and shopping centre within seconds.

The story of Dartington Crystal, its designs and landmark events are features in a series of fascinating exhibitions featuring products and images from over 50 years.

A collection of historic Royal Brierley crystals tells the story of this great British brand now produced by Dartington.

Watch Master Engraver Nick Davey demonstrate his talent as he free-hand engraves detailed images onto prestige pieces to create crystal works of art.

A special exhibition feature is a gallery of our most prestigious products including items presented to members of the Royal Family and many international clients.

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  • Monday10:00 - 17:00
  • Tuesday10:00 - 17:00
  • Wednesday10:00 - 17:00
  • Thursday10:00 - 17:00
  • Friday10:00 - 17:00
  • Saturday10:00 - 16:00
  • Sunday10:00 - 16:00