Your culture attendant: things to do in Houghton-le-spring


Price: Free
Time: 20-30 mins
The National Glass Centre - part of the University of Sunderland - has free daily glassblowing demonstrations. See how beautiful and delicate objects are created in moments, with the help of their 1000-degree furnace. The centre, at Liberty Way in Sunderland, is open from 10am - last admission at 4.45pm.

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