The only one in the world!

The Museum of Glass and Jewellery in Jablonec nad Nisou - THE ONLY ONE IN THE WORLD! Nowhere else in the world will you find a museum that includes the fields of glass and jewellery together, a collection of jewellery of all materials and technologies. You will find here the second largest collection of glass in the Czech Republic and at the same time one of the most important in Europe and the largest public collection of glass Christmas decorations in the world. The museum's entire collection consists of 12 million unique objects.

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Museum Glass Glass
Permanent exposition

The magic garden - Bohemian glass in seven centuries

The second floor of the main building at the museum, covering an area of 380 sqm, is divided into four exhibition units that chronologically follow on from one another, from prehistory to the present. These areas, arranged as they are, allow us to present the glass itself, the stories that are specifically tied to it...

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Museum Jewellery Jewellery
Permanent exposition

The endless story of jewellery

The exposition on the first floor of thw main building details the development of the world-renowned Jablonec costume jewellery from its beginnings to the present. Although it covers an area of 380 sqm, the exposition simply cannot show visitors the full richness of collections that number more than 12 million pieces...

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Museum Ornaments Ornaments
Permanent exposition

World of Wonders

The museum is in charge of the largest public collection of glass Christmas ornaments in the world, a collection that numbers more than fifteen thousand pieces. Most were donated by the Jablonex Company, which provided the museum with its entire range of samples of blown and decorated Christmas ornaments back in 2008....

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Current exhibitions

Other spaces
23. 05. 2024 - 29. 09. 2024

Simply the Best - SPAIN

Czech and Spanish glass design will be introduced to the Iberian Peninsula!Together, our museum and the Real Fábrica de Cristales de La Granja prepared an exhibition of contemporary Czech and Spanish utility glass and design, which they called SIMPLY THE BEST. It will take place from May 23 to September 29 in Spain....

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17. 05. 2024 - 13. 10. 2024

Exhibition HARMONY

František Janák and guests Martina Janáková, Alena Matějka.Art glass by three prominent contemporary artists.František Janák, Martina Janáková and Alena Matějka are united not only by their approach to creation, but also by the Glass school in Kamenický Šenov, where they studied, and the Vysočina Region, where they...

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17. 05. 2024 - 16. 09. 2024


ALONE TOGETHER recreates the works of 28 creators of three generations from the Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Poland and Slovakia. Some artists of the current generation will present themselves in our museum for the very first time. "The common feature of the selection of artists and works is relationships - they...

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Visit us!

Come and see the local collections of glass, jewellery, buttons, coins, medails and plaques in the permanent exhibitions The Endless Story of Jewellery, The Magic Garden - Bohemian Glass in Seven Centuries and The World of Wonders / WOW (Glass Christmas Decorations). Go for glittering beauty!

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