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Glasi Museum
Glasbläser bei der Arbeit

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The Museum

Das Museum «vom Feuer geformt» erzählt die Geschichte des Glases und der Glasi Hergiswil. Mit Licht und Ton werden Sie durch ein Kulissenlabyrinth geführt. Inszenierte Räume schildern die Entwicklung des Handwerks in der Glasi Hergiswil und die wirtschaftlichen Höhen und Tiefen des Unternehmens. Das Museum «vom Feuer geformt» erzählt vom dörflichen Filz, vom Kampf zwischen den Kleinen und den Grossen, von Direktoren und Arbeitern. Sinnliche Räume zeigen die grosse Krise nach dem zweiten Weltkrieg und die Rettung der Glasi durch Roberto Niederer. Das Museum «vom Feuer geformt» ist ein begehbarer Film, ein Landtheater, ein Illusionskabinett, eine Zeitmaschine. Lassen Sie sich verzaubern von den vielfältigen Inszenierungen. Das Museum «vom Feuer geformt» wurde vom Europarat als «eines der schönsten Museen Europas 1996» ausgezeichnet.

Focal points

Arts and Crafts, Folklore , History, Cinematic Art, Museum of local history , Technique , Handcraft


Seestrasse 12
6052 Hergiswil
+41 41 6323232

Opening hours

Mo-Fr 9-18; Sa 9-16Spezielle Öffnungszeiten und Schließtage unter http://www.glasi.ch/oeffnungszeiten-feiertage/


EINTRITT MUSEUMErwachsene und Kinder ab 10 Jahre Fr. 7.–Kinder bis 10 Jahre in Begleitung von Erwachsenen gratisSchulklassen jeden Alters inkl. Begleitpersonal Fr. 5.–Angemeldete Gruppen ab 10 Personen Fr. 5.–EINTRITT GLAS LABYRINTHErwachsene und Kinder ab 10 Jahre Fr. 5.–Kinder bis 10 Jahre in Begleitung von Erwachsenen gratisZutritt für Kinder bis 16 Jahre nur in Begleitung Erwachsener(keine Vergünstigung für Schulklassen und Gruppen)

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Rückerstattung bei EinkaufIm 1. oder 2.Wahl-Laden erhalten Sie gleichentags den Eintritt rückerstattet:Pro Einkauf ab Fr. 70.– Rückerstattung des Tickets über Fr. 7.– (kumulierbar)Pro Einkauf ab Fr. 50.– Rückerstattung des Tickets über Fr. 5.– (kumulierbar)Selbst eine Kugel blasenBlasen Sie Ihre eigene Glaskugel zum Mitnehmen. Ein Glasbläser ist Ihnen dabei behilflich. Der Preis pro Kugel beträgt Fr. 20.–.

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