"St Helens - Glass Town" Saint Helens by sandysmith
Saint Helens Travel Guide: 11 reviews and 15 photos
St Helens has a history of glass making and all around the town this is exemplified by its modern glass structures. An award winning museum can be visited to see the glass making and glass blowing process - so you don't have to go all the way to Murano in the Venice Lido to see this!
Right in the centre as well though is this lovely old building - the Quakers meeting place.
- Pros:cheaper than going to Venice!
- Cons:..but just not the same ambience!
Well on Merseyside St Helens is easily reached by train - takes about 30 minutes or so from Liverpool Lime Street... more travel advice
Amidst all the modern glass sstructures it was a lovely contrast to see the old Quaker's meeting place builtr in... more travel advice
sandysmith's Related Pages
Saint Helens Travel Guide
Member Travel Pages
- "St Helens - Glass Town"
- "MY town - St Helens!"
- "Life in a northern town"
- "'St. Helens Glass has the class'"
- See All...
- Things to Do in Saint Helens
- Hotels in Saint Helens
- Transportation in Saint Helens
- Restaurants in Saint Helens
- See All...
Badges & Stats in Saint Helens
- 6 Reviews
- 8 Photos
- 0 Forum posts
- 2 Comments
- See All Stats
- See All Badges (114)
Have you been to Saint Helens?Share Your Travels
Latest Activity in Saint Helens
Photos in Saint HelensSee All Photos (8)
Top 10 Pages
- Top 5 Page for this destination Venice Intro, 110 reviews, 259 photos, 7 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Prague Intro, 130 reviews, 166 photos, 4 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Liverpool Intro, 112 reviews, 168 photos, 5 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Verona Intro, 101 reviews, 158 photos, 3 travelogues
- Rome Intro, 114 reviews, 133 photos, 2 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Rodos (City) Intro, 94 reviews, 148 photos, 5 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Santorini Island Intro, 43 reviews, 198 photos, 5 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Zermatt Intro, 74 reviews, 117 photos, 5 travelogues
- Dubrovnik Intro, 40 reviews, 148 photos, 5 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Sousse Intro, 37 reviews, 149 photos, 1 travelogue