Red House Glass Cone Closure

Following Government advice, The Red House Glass Cone and Dudley Museum at the Archives are closed until further notice. 


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Dudley Council the historic capital of the Black Country
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The Red House Glass Cone is a great place to explore, enjoy and spend time.


Red House Glass Cone, 

High Street, 



Opening Hours. COVID - 19 update. The Cone and Visitor Centre are closed.

Red House Glass Cone

  • Monday-Friday: 10am-3pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: 11am-4pm

Studios. Please check with individual studios as hours vary. 

Red Cone Coffee Shop. 10am-4pm


The Cone gift shop stocks a wide range of unique special gifts, including locally made contemporary studio glass and cut glass crystal.  There is handmade,  fine and contemporary jewellery; children’s toys, novelties, books and greetings cards.

We are now stocking Black Country goods and have  hand-made goods made in the on site craft studios.

We have a range of gift ideas and much, much more.

Hot Glass Studio. Currently closed

Please note the Hot Glass Studio is closed.      This means there are NO glassblowing demonstrations until further notice.

Glassblowing is the art of inflating molten glass into a bubble by blowing through a specially designed blowing iron. 

Glass Blowing demonstrations:

Saturday and Sunday: 1.30pm-3.30pm

School holidays: Weekdays, 11am-2.30pm

Saturday & Sunday, 12noon-3.30pm

Group Visits

We welcome groups of all shapes and sizes. 

Room hire

The Red House Glass Cone has 2 meeting rooms. One situated above Red Cone Coffee House and our Showcase Gallery

  • The rooms are bright and spacious
  • available between 10am - 3pm (weekdays)
  • Hire rates are low
  • Multi-purpose room
  • Free car parking is also available close by

Contact 01384 812754

Studios. COVID -19 update. Contact studios directly for opening times

The Red House Glass Cone is home to a number of creative studios. They are open Mondays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays (10am - 4pm). Drop in to one of the on-site studios to watch artists at work or place a commission for a unique gift.

Please call the Studio direct to check their opening times. 

Handmade Crafts at the Cone

Studios to let