Current information for customers and visitors.

The Transparent Factory is temporarily closed to visitors due to corona. However, we hope to welcome you back soon.

We will keep you up to date at this point.

If you have any questions about already booked tours or events, please contact us by phone or email.

We hope to see you soon and wish you all the best. Stay healthy.


Your Transparent Factory Dresden.

Any questions?

Contact Details
phone +49351 – 420 4444


Our opening hours

Visitor area

Monday - Saturday    9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday   10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Production hours

even weeks   6 a.m. - 2 p.m.
odd weeks    12 noon - 8 p.m.
Please contact us by phone or e-mail if you have questions regarding our production hours.

Inactive production on all weekends and following dates:

13th May and 14th May 2021 - Ascension Day
24th May 2021 - Whitmonday
31st July - 22nd August 2021 - company holidays
17th November 2021 - Day of Prayer and Repentance

e-vehicle test drives

Test drives with the Volkswagen ID.31 and ID.42 will be offered soon again. Please contact us by phone or e-mail.

Manufactory shop

Monday - Saturday  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday   10 a.m. - 5 p.m.


e-VITRUM restaurant

Due to the resolutions of the federal government, the e-VITRUM restaurant is temporarily closed to visitors. We hope to welcoming you in April 2021. Find out more here.


Additional closing times

The Gläserne Manufaktur is also a popular venue for a variety of conferences and events. As a result, our opening hours can sometimes differ. Please contact us before a visit.


1 ID.3 - combined power consumption in kWh/100 km (NEDC): 15.4-14.5, CO2 emissions in g/km: 0; efficiency class: A+

2 ID.4: combined power consumption in kWh/100 km (NEDC): 16,9-16,2 (combined); CO2 emissions in g/km: 0; efficiency class: A+