National Glass Centre

National Glass Centre and Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art!

Discover how glass arrived in Britain, how it’s made and why Sunderland has such a rich glass-making heritage.

In our exhibition spaces, you can marvel at some of the world’s finest contemporary glass and ceramic artists, as well as up and coming artists currently studying with the University of Sunderland.

The centre has a shop and café, The Glass Yard.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 6.3℃ to 6.7℃ with wind speed 7.4 m/sec (E)
Monday, Dec 05lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 6.1℃ to 6.6℃ with wind speed 7.1 m/sec (ENE)
Tuesday, Dec 06rainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 3.7℃ to 5.8℃ with wind speed 4 m/sec (NW)
Wednesday, Dec 07partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range -0.1℃ to 1.7℃ with wind speed 5.5 m/sec (NW)
Thursday, Dec 08cloudy
Expect a temp in the range -2.6℃ to -0.8℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (WNW)
Friday, Dec 09clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range -1.9℃ to -1.1℃ with wind speed 5.8 m/sec (WNW)
Saturday, Dec 10snow
Expect a temp in the range -1.1℃ to 0℃ with wind speed 1.8 m/sec (S)

Sunderland weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

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