Behind the scenes tour

From AUD $0.00
  • Duration: 45 Minutes (approx.)
  • Location: Kingston, ACT
  • Product code: PFVD9Q
Go behind the scenes of Canberra Glassworks. See the hidden historic gems, studio spaces and machines used by artists.

Visitors will be guided on this special tour of Canberra’s oldest public building, exposing some of its historic features and some creative contemporary glass additions.


The Historic Kingston Power House was designed by John Smith Murdoch, and was the heartbeat of Canberra in its early years. It powered the development if this built city, housed its telecommunications system and provided employment for many people across the region. The Historic Kingston Power House now houses the Canberra Glassworks, a national glass centre dedicated to contemporary glass, art, craft and design.