Lauscha - that is Glass

The first Glassworks has been founded in the 1597. For more than 400 years people were working with glass and are still doing this today. Lauscha is one of the most taditional and oldest glassworking places in europe. Still today more than 50% of the inhabitants are engaged with glass. A very few bigger and a dozends of little businesses, a few art ateliers, a glassworks, which is one of the last ones in Germany