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  1. Add All that Glitters is not Gold: Staffordshire Lustreware to your Itinerary

    All that Glitters is not Gold: Staffordshire Lustreware

    Address:

    Potteries Museum and Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

    Type

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    Exhibition

    Hanley

    Explore over 200 years of lustreware production in The Potteries; from early 19th century Wedgwood to 21st century Emma Bridgwater, lustre is a shining example of pottery that has enjoyed periods of great popularity and continues to be made to this...

    Venue

    The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    26 July 2018to4 Nov 2019Various Opening Times
  2. Add V&A Designlab Loans to your Itinerary

    V&A Designlab Loans

    Address:

    The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

    Type

    Type:

    Exhibition

    Hanley

    A display of six ceramic objects from the V&A museum as part of their educational initiative DesignLab Nation. This project brings together secondary schools, local museums and locally based industry and designers to inspire and preserve the...

    Venue

    The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    28 Sept 2018to17 Feb 2019
  3. Add A Winter Wonderland at the Potteries Museum to your Itinerary

    A Winter Wonderland at the Potteries Museum

    Address:

    The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

    Type

    Type:

    Exhibition

    Hanley

    Winter has provided inspiration for North Staffordshire potters for centuries. From Wedgwood's 'Winter' jasper candlestick, modelled by William Hackwood, to Spode's iconic 'Christmas Tree' design. A Winter Wonderland is a display of ceramics which...

    Venue

    The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    10 Nov 2018to17 Feb 2019
  4. Add Seasons to your Itinerary

    Seasons

    Address:

    The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

    Type

    Type:

    Art Exhibition

    Hanley

    This exhibition by Staffordshire Artists references the four season of the year and showcases work produced by the group within the last two years.

    Venue

    The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    24 Nov 2018to31 Mar 2019
  5. Add Visions in Stone: Gilbert Ledward RA - sculpture and drawings to your Itinerary

    Visions in Stone: Gilbert Ledward RA - sculpture and drawings

    Address:

    The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

    Type

    Type:

    Art Exhibition

    Hanley

    As part of the 250th anniversary celebrations of the Royal Academy, Visions in Stone explores the work of the sculptor, Gilbert Ledward RA (1888-1960). The works on display include Ledward's sculpture in stone and bronze, as well as the sculptor's...

    Venue

    The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    8 Dec 2018to31 Mar 2019
  6. Add Number Trail to your Itinerary

    Number Trail

    Address:

    The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, Hanley, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Hanley

    Help Ozzy Owl learn to count to 12 by finding different numbers of objects in the museum. £1 per trail and includes a free pencil.

    Venue

    The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    2 Jan 2019to31 Jan 2019
  7. Add Rainbow Trail to your Itinerary

    Rainbow Trail

    Address:

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Uttoxeter Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST3 1PQ

    Telephone:

    01782237777

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

    Tuesdays – Saturdays during January
    Bring some colour to your January! Follow the clues to find different coloured items from our collection. Each one will have a letter which you can use to spell a word. Free gift and entry into a prize draw for...

    Venue

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    3 Jan 2019to31 Jan 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  8. Add Toddler Thursday to your Itinerary

    Toddler Thursday

    Address:

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Uttoxeter Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST3 1PQ

    Telephone:

    01782237777

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

    Learn, play and explore in our sessions especially for under 5's and their parents or carers. £1 per child but normal admission applies if you wish to visit the rest of the museum.
    Booking essential -please call 01782 237777. One adult per...

    Venue

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    17 Jan 2019Open 10:30 - 11:30
  9. Add Restoke Small Folk to your Itinerary

    Restoke Small Folk

    Address:

    All Saints Church Hall, Leek Road, Hanley, ST1 3HU, Leek Road, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST1 3HU

    Telephone:

    07989989018

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent

    Join a tribe of creative dancers in these weekly workshops led by Restoke Co-Artistic Director Clare Reynolds. Plus every term Restoke will invite a guest artist to try out different artforms including singing, poetry, painting and music. Explore,...

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    19 Jan 2019Open 10:00 - 11:00
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  10. Add Historic Longton Talk to your Itinerary

    Historic Longton Talk

    Address:

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Uttoxeter Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST3 1PQ

    Telephone:

    01782237777

    Type

    Type:

    Talk

    Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

    Learn about the past of the town of Longton with local historian Phil Rowley. The current buildings tell the industrial tale of the development of the area and the important role it played in the pottery industry. 2pm. This event is free, please...

    Venue

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    19 Jan 2019Open 14:00 - 15:00
  11. Add The Collection of Ted Watkin to your Itinerary

    The Collection of Ted Watkin

    Address:

    Bethesda Street, STOKE-ON-TRENT, Staffordshire, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    STOKE-ON-TRENT

    Ted Watkin was an active member and Chairman of both the North Staffordshire Group of the Geologists’ Association and the North Staffordshire Field Club. His vast collecting interests included minerals and fossils. This display shows a small...

    Venue

    The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    25 Jan 2019to1 July 2019
  12. Add The Tale of the Toilet - Archive Films to your Itinerary

    The Tale of the Toilet - Archive Films

    Address:

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Uttoxeter Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST3 1PQ

    Telephone:

    01782237777

    Type

    Type:

    Talk

    Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

    On the eve of International Thomas Crapper Day, Gladstone Pottery Museum hosts a special film show presented by Potteries born Terry Woolliscroft who asks the question "What makes a good toilet?"
    Using films, both ancient and modern, Terry will...

    Venue

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    26 Jan 2019Open 14:00 - 15:00
  13. Medieval Illuminated Manuscripts

    Address:

    World of Wedgwood, Wedgwood Drive, Barlaston, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST12 0ER

    Telephone:

    01782 282986

    Type

    Type:

    Art Exhibition

    Barlaston, Stoke-on-Trent

    Join The Arts Society Stafford to explore these beautiful handwritten and painted books to discover how they were made, how they developed over a thousand years and how to "read" their images.

    Venue

    World of Wedgwood, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    31 Jan 2019Open 10:30 - 15:00
  14. Add Golden Goose Trail to your Itinerary

    Golden Goose Trail

    Address:

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Uttoxeter Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST3 1PQ

    Telephone:

    01782237777

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

    Tuesdays – Saturdays during February
    Solve the clues and find the golden geese which are hiding all around the museum. Free gift and entry into a prize draw for everyone who takes part. £1 plus admission.

    Venue

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    1 Feb 2019to28 Feb 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  15. Add Chinese Zodiac Trail to your Itinerary

    Chinese Zodiac Trail

    Address:

    Bethesda Street, STOKE-ON-TRENT, Staffordshire, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    STOKE-ON-TRENT

    It is the year of the Pig. Help Ozzy find 12 animals from the Chinese Zodiac. £1 per trail and includes a free pencil.

    Venue

    The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    1 Feb 2019to28 Feb 2019
  16. Add The Language of the Fan to your Itinerary

    The Language of the Fan

    Address:

    Bethesda Street, STOKE-ON-TRENT, Staffordshire, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

    Type

    Type:

    Talk

    STOKE-ON-TRENT

    Join History's Maid to hear how the Georgians communicated through a secret code using their fans! Also how they loved tea so much that it rapidly became Britain's favourite drink! Please book in advance, tickets £15 which includes Afternoon Tea. 1pm

    Venue

    The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    3 Feb 2019
  17. Add Craft Activity-Clay Pig Tiles to your Itinerary

    Craft Activity-Clay Pig Tiles

    Address:

    Bethesda Street, STOKE-ON-TRENT, Staffordshire, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    STOKE-ON-TRENT

    To celebrate the Chinese New Year of the pig we will be making clay pig tiles. £1.50 Drop in 11am-3pm.

    Venue

    The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    10 Feb 2019
  18. Add Toddler Thursday to your Itinerary

    Toddler Thursday

    Address:

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Uttoxeter Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST3 1PQ

    Telephone:

    01782237777

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

    Learn, play and explore in our sessions especially for under 5's and their parents or carers. £1 per child but normal admission applies if you wish to visit the rest of the museum.
    Booking essential -please call 01782 237777. One adult per...

    Venue

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    14 Feb 2019Open 10:30 - 11:30
  19. Half Term Fun | Make a Mother's Day Gift

    Address:

    World of Wedgwood, Wedgwood Drive, Barlaston, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST12 0ER

    Telephone:

    01782 282986

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Barlaston, Stoke-on-Trent

    This half term visit World of Wedgwood for a great day of discovery! From fun creative activities to Factory Tours and our children's Museum trail with a prize for every child.

    Create a unique Mother's Day gift, choose from pottery painting, pot...

    Venue

    World of Wedgwood, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    16 Feb 2019to24 Feb 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00
  20. Add Craft Activity-Clay Anglo-Saxon Pots to your Itinerary

    Craft Activity-Clay Anglo-Saxon Pots

    Address:

    Bethesda Street, STOKE-ON-TRENT, Staffordshire, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    STOKE-ON-TRENT

    Create your own Anglo Saxon Pot from clay, inspired by our collection and decorate it the Runic Alphabet. Drop in 10.30am-12.30pm and 1.15pm-3pm, £1.50.

    Venue

    The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    18 Feb 2019to21 Feb 2019