MUSEUM OF GLASS AND JEWELLERY IN JABLONEC NAD NISOU

Museum of Glass and Jewellery is promoted by the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic. Established in 1904. The only museum specializing in glass and jewellery in the Czech Republic. The largest exhibition of historical and contemporary glass in the Czech Republic and the largest exhibition of jewellery in the world.

 


 

The main building

presents the best exhibits from large collection sets of glass, costume jewellery, coins, medals and plaques. The headquarters and a library specialised on historic and current documents on glass and costume jewellery industry, art glass and jewellery are also placed here .

The Memorial of Glass Making in the Jizera Moutains

is the last house at Kristiánov, once the most important glass settlement in the region, founded by the Riedel family in 1775. The museum in a timbered house exhibits a model of a glass settlement and informs about the history of Kristiánov and glass production.