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Josiah Wedgwood

Josiah Wedgwood

Josiah Wedgwood standing proud outside the World of Wedgwood.

Special Offers

  • Offer: Receive 10% discount on admission tickets. Receive 10% discount off purchases in the Flagship Store (Excludes limited edition items).
    Receive 10% discount on all food and drink purchases in the Dining Hall, Tea Emporium, and Tea Room.

    Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer or for groups.
    Dates valid:
    • Tue 12 Jan - Sat 31 Dec 2016
    Request voucher

Address

Wedgwood Drive,
Barlaston,
Stoke-on-Trent,
Staffordshire,
ST12 9ER

Events at this Venue

date event
Thu 1 - Fri 23 Dec Christmas Lunches
Thu 1 - Fri 23 Dec Mr Chisholm's Wonderful Wedgwood Christmas
Sun 11 Dec Festive Christmas Market
Wed 14 Dec Wedgwood's 18th Century Marvels: Silver Package
Sat 17 - Sun 18 Dec Play with Clay
Sat 1 Apr - Wed 31 May Staffordshire Enjoy Art Exhibition

Details

The World of Wedgwood, a unique visitor experience celebrating the very best of British industrial and design heritage. Experience Wedgwood for the day through shopping, food and visitor tours.

In the Wedgwood Flagship Store discover cutting-edge designs, tap into a unique lifestyle, and take the opportunity to buy from the latest ranges. The Factory Outlet offers an ever-changing range of retired products and factory seconds at highly discounted prices from the Wedgwood factory.

Trace 250 years of ground-breaking design and production in the Wedgwood Museum. Discover the story of Josiah Wedgwood and his lasting influence on industry, society and local infrastructure.

Take a Factory Tour to learn about all aspects of our production processes and techniques. Then why not try your own hand at the traditional and modern methods that are still used today in the Master Crafting Studio.

Our new Design Studio is a walk-through interactive experience demonstrating the unique Wedgwood approach to their specialist design process.

Afternoon tea in the Wedgwood Tea Room is a truly elegant and memorable experience served on bone china by highly experienced staff. Enjoy lunch in our worker’s canteen inspired Dining Hall, served with a contemporary twist. Both inside and outside

Children’s Play areas offer a fun and immersive experience for our younger visitors.

Explore the 240 acre Wedgwood Estate with swathes of open landscaped grounds and beautiful woodlands.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsFacilities 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

Opening details

Monday to Friday: 10:00 - 17:00, Saturday and Sunday: 10:00 - 16:00

The Dining Hall opens at 8:30

Wedgwood Tea Room opens at 12:00

Prices

Adult: £15.00, Child: £7.50, Concession: (Over 60) £10.50, Family: £30.00

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 accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • 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