The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery

Devoted to the history of The Potteries, the museum has the world’s greatest collection of Staffordshire ceramics as well as displays of the fine and decorative arts.

Exterior of the Potteries Museum and Art Gallery

Exterior of the Potteries Museum and Art Gallery

Items from the famous Staffordshire Hoard are on display in the Kingdom of Mercia Gallery, along with other pieces from the museum's Anglo-Saxon collections, offering a glimpse into the daily life of our ancestors.

Other displays explore the social history, landscape and geology of the Potteries, and include a Second World War Spitfire. The art collection includes prints by European and Japanese artists from the 16th century to the present day and oil paintings by leading British artists.

 


Art we've helped buy at The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery

Venue details

The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery Bethesda Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent Staffordshire ST1 3DW 01782 232323 stoke.gov.uk/museum

Entry details

Free entry to all
Free exhibitions to all

Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm
Sun, 11am – 4pm

Please see the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery website for Christmas opening

Member offers

10% off shop purchases

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