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  • Enjoy Card offer

Children's Activity Event, Sat 26 May - Sun 3 Jun 2018

VAQAS, ENJOY CARD OFFER, ENJOY STAFFS GOLD AWARD - Guided Tour 2016, ENJOY STAFFS SILVER AWARD - Large Visitor Attraction 2016

Josiah Wedgwood

Josiah Wedgwood

Josiah Wedgwood standing proud outside the World of Wedgwood.

Special Offers

  • Offer: Offer: Receive 10% discount for up to 5 people on admission tickets at World of Wedgwood.
    Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer, promotion or discount. Not available to Group bookings.
    Dates valid: 1st January 2018 - 31st December 2018
    Dates valid:
    • Mon 1 Jan - Mon 31 Dec 2018
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Details

This half term visit World of Wedgwood for a great day of discovery! From fun creative activities to Factory Tours where you can learn about the processes behind production, to our children’s Museum trail with a prize for every child and a nature walk through Hem Heath Woods.

Plus, free Museum entry for everyone, every day and free Factory Tours for under 12’s Monday - Friday!

Create: Pot Throwing, Pottery Painting and Ceramic Design
Three creative activities for children (and adults!) to choose from, available every day from 10am. All of the activities make a unique gift and an extra special Father’s Day present ready for 17 June. No need to book, all creative activities are run on a first come, first served basis, arrive early to avoid disappointment.

Throw a pot on the potter’s wheel in our Master Craft studio, with help from our skilled team choose from 7 different styles to produce your own pottery masterpiece! Approximately 15 minutes, £10 for firing and collection.

Get creative and draw your own design to be transferred onto a piece of Wedgwood, choose from plates, mugs, cups and saucers. Using pencils, crayons and felt tips you can let your imagination go wild, using inspiration from Wedgwood designs, to create a piece of art to be treasured forever. Allow at least 30 minutes, prices from £12.50 for a 12cm plate.

Younger visitors especially will love our Pottery Painting activities, choose from clay cut out shapes including hearts, flowers and stars; and plant pots and vases. Allow 30 minutes, from £2.50.

Explore the Factory Tour, Museum Trail and Nature Trail
The award-winning Factory Tour is available Monday to Friday*, 10am to 4pm with last entry at 3pm and is free for under 12’s! Take a guided or self-guided tour to discover how Wedgwood is made. Guided tours can be booked on arrival and are subject to availability.

The Wedgwood Museum is free entry for everyone, every day 10am to 5pm. Discover the history of over 250 years of ground-breaking design and production. Younger visitors can take the Pottery Spotters trail which will guide them through the UNESCO recognised V&A collection, with a prize for every completed activity sheet.

Explore Hem Heath Woods as you stroll the network of paths and discover the trees, woodlands birds and wildflowers that inhabit this Staffordshire Wildlife Trust nature reserve. Download their leaflet from our website. Woodland walks take around 25 minutes, it can get muddy so if the weather has been wet don’t forget your boots!

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 26 May - Sun 3 Jun 2018 10:00
10am - 5pm every day

Location

Directions

Plan route to World of Wedgwood using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: SJ 887395  Lat: 52.95283 Long: -2.16952

Leave junction 15 of the M6, follow the A500 to Stoke-on-Trent, take first exit off A500 signposted A34. At roundabout take 3rd exit onto A34 south bound, signposted Stafford. Follow brown and white signs to Wedgwood.

NB: If you are using Satellite Navigation please use ST12 9ER.
If you are travelling via the canal - Bridge 104.

Regular D & G bus service 14 to Barlaston, Wedgwood Drive followed by a 20 minute scenic walk

Parking: free

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed