Tour, Pottery Class and Afternoon Tea at The World of Wedgwood
Spend a day at The World of Wedgwood in Staffordshire, learning all about Josiah Wedgwood and his iconic company. Start this pottery based experience with coffee and shortbread, before embarking on a tour of the fascinating factory, with admission to the £10.5 million museum also included. Fulfil your appetite with an afternoon tea in The Dining Hall before joining a master craftsman to throw a pot - there's even the opportunity to design and create your own Wedgwood plate (later fired and posted to you at home). Additionally indulge in a special tea tasting (Wedgwood have 52 blends!). As a final gift, also receive free 12 month membership and a 10% discount voucher off any purchases made on the day in the new on-site flagship store.
- A tour of the fascinating World of Wedgwood
- Throw a pot and create a plate with help from a master potter
- Enjoy an afternoon tea followed by tea tasting!
- One year membership (worth £20) and 10% off store voucher included
- Availability Description
Monday to Friday. Please note that there are no weekend tours in 2018. Wedgwood is closed some days over Christmas and New Year period.
- Participant Guidelines
Under 16's must be accompanied by a participating adult. The site is fully accessible to wheelchair users.
Arrive 10am - 10.30am. The tour lasts around two hours and is available between 10am - 4pm (last entry 3pm). Afternoon tea takes an hour and the ceramic activities around two hours. Feel welcome to stay on until the centre closes at 5pm (4pm at weekends).
- Numbers on the Day
The centre is open to the public and numbers vary.
- Dress Code
Comfortable footwear is recommended, as there is plenty of walking involved. An apron is provided for pot throwing.