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Middleport Pottery

Port Street
Middleport
Stoke-on-Trent
Staffordshire
ST6 3PE

Tel: 01782 499766

Middleport Pottery Exterior

Guide Prices

Factory Tour and Heritage Trail Admission:
Heritage Trail: Adults - £5.50
Heritage Trail: Concessions - £4.00
Factory Tour: Adults - £9.50 (includes Heritage Trail)
Factory Tour: Concessions - £8.00 (includes Heritage Trail)

Heritage Trail includes: Grade II Listed Bottle Kiln, Original Victorian Offices, Fully Restored Steam Engine, Underground Workers’ Bath House, Design Archive and Mould Store.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the A500, take the A527 towards Tunstall and Burslem and follow the brown and white Burleigh signs.

Public Transport Directions

Bus service 20 and 30.

Nearest railway station is Stoke on Trent, which is 4 miles away

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Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets

Catering

  • On-site catering

Children

  • Baby changing facilities

Groups

  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups
  • Guided tours for groups

Parking

  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Gift shop
  • Guided tours for individuals
  • Public toilets

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 16:00

* Factory Tours available Monday - Thursday 11:00am & 1:45pm, Friday 10:30am.

Shop: Monday - Saturday: 9:00 - 17:00, Sunday: 10:00 - 16:00

Factory Tours: Monday - Thursday: 11:00 & 14:00, Friday: 10.30

The factory tour lasts around 1 hour. Maximum of 10 people per tour. For large parties we take groups of 10 at a time and stagger the start times by just a few minutes.

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