Middleport Pottery

Middleport Pottery
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Middleport Pottery, home to Burleigh ware is the last working Victorian Pottery in the UK. It was acquired by The Prince's Regeneration Trust in June 2011 and is now a wonderful visitor attraction. With a beautiful cafe along the canal side and plenty for people to see and do. With various events and activities on the go there's something for everyone. Whether it be the love of pottery and history or getting creative with clay and other materials, we have something for everyone.

Venue Type:

Industrial heritage site, Museum

Opening hours

Visitor Centre opening times:
Monday - Closed
Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday 10am - 4pm

cafe Opening times:
Monday - saturday - 9am - 4pm
Sunday 10am-4pm

Admission charges

The Vistor Centre is now open and free of charge. There is a small fee of £6 per Adult and £5 for Concessions for factory tours.

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
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Arty Evening - Makers @ Middleport Festival

  • 13 May 2016 6-8pm

Makers @ Middleport are a collective of new makers based at Middleport Pottery. Their open workshops are situated in the heart of the grade II listed pottery, providing a hub for craft and creativity in Stoke-on-Trent.

We invite you to join us on our first collective exhibition together with a few friends at Middleport pottery from 13th may - 24th June 2016, the exhibition will consist of contemporary Jewellery, ceramic figures, painting, decorative ceramics, surface pattern & illustration and soft sculpture.
Our launch event will feature an evening craft market, entertainment and family fun to celebrate Museums @ Night

Suitable for

  • 7-10
  • 14-15
  • 18+
  • 11-13
  • Any age
  • 16-17

Middleport Pottery
Port Street Middleport
Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire ST6 3PE
United Kingdom
Stoke on Trent








01782 499766

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