Rückl crystal brings elegance to everyday moments and special occasions through original design and top quality. Building on tradition, Rückl contributes to the renaissance of Czech glassmaking craft. 

Guided tours

Established in 1846, Rückl proudly moves traditional Czech glassmaking craft to a new level. Rückl combines the noble beauty of mouth-blown, hand-cut crystal with unique designs and perfect details.

Rückl glassworks is located in Nižbor, Central Bohemia, in the picturesque valley of the Berounka River, only 35 minutes from downtown Prague. Its location in the proximity of the capital city and two of the most impressive Czech castles - Karlštejn and Křivoklát, make Rückl glassworks a perfect destination for trips and tours. Our guided tours are suitable for individuals and groups, as well as adults and families.

Rückl Glassworks Guided Tours

During our guided tour of the Rückl glassworks, visitors may witness all the individual steps and traditional techniques of the glass-manufacturing process. Each stage of crystal production is explained and shown, including the art of mouth-blowing, delicate processes of the quality control, incredible craftsmanship of glass cutting and the painter‘s studio. 

Please book your tour in advance.

You can buy an electronic guided tour voucher here.

The last tour starts 45 minutes before closing.


Monday 9:15 - 12:45
Tuesday 9:15 - 12:45
Wednesday 9:15 - 12:45
Thursday 9:15 - 12:45
Friday 9:15 - 12:45

Saturday 25 March open from 9 am to 1 pm.

Friday 31 March guided tours will not take place for technical reasons.

Last tour starts 45 minutes before closing time.

Saturday excursions will take place from April 8.


In English.
Adults 200 CZK
Children, students  150 CZK
Seniors 170 CZK
Family (2+2) 650 CZK

For an additional 500 CZK, you can try the work of the cutter and you will of course take your hand-cut product as a souvenir.

The listed prices include VAT.


Markéta Rücklová

+420 605 229 205
+420 311 696 248



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