Getting Here


11 Wentworth Avenue Kingston ACT 2604

Opening Hours

Wednesday to Sunday 

10am to 4pm

Closed Christmas Day to New Years Day inclusive and also Good Friday


Admission is by donation.



T +61 (2) 6260 7005

By car

There is plenty of available open-air paid parking around the Canberra Glassworks. To access the carpark, turn into Eastlake Parade from Wentworth Avenue.  Sunday mornings are usually very busy with crowds visiting the adjacent Old Bus Depot Markets.


By bus

Canberra Glassworks can be accessed via Transport Canberra Bus system.
Plan your bus journey using the Transport ACT Journey Planner for the latest news, service information and bus routes to Canberra Glassworks.

Bus route R2 travels between Fyshwick and Fraser West Terminus and stops outside the Glassworks.

Bus route R6 travels between Woden and City interchange and stops outside the Glassworks.

Both R2 and R6 are Rapid bus services.

Bus route 56 travels between Fyshwick and the City interchange and stops outside the Glassworks.

Bus route 182 stops outside the Glassworks.

See the Transport Canberra website or map for more details


By taxi or ride sharing services

The Canberra Glassworks is accessible by booking Taxis or by online applications:

Canberra Taxis:
ACT Cabs 02 6280 0077 ACT Cabs | Canberra Taxi Service

Silver Service Canberra Taxis 133 100 – Silver Service Canberra Taxis

Canberra Elite  02 6126 1600 About Us | Canberra Elite Taxis

Online applications such as UBER and Didi.

There is a drop off and pick up at the Wentworth Ave entry to the Canberra Glassworks.


By bike

Canberra Glassworks is a short distance from the Kingston Foreshore where dedicated bike and walking paths line Lake Burley Griifin.

There are several bike racks on ACT Government property at each side of the Glassworks for bikes to be locked.



Canberra has an approved e-scooter scheme as a convenient option for short trips on their own or combined with public transport. There are two approved operators under this scheme.

Neuron (orange e-scooters) 

Beam (purple e-scooters)