Middleport Pottery is an award-winning visitor destination and Victorian Pottery Factory in Stoke-on-Trent.

Middleport Pottery’s Factory Tour offers a unique opportunity to see traditional handcraft methods unchanged since the 1880s. The Heritage Trail guides visitors through the original Victorian Office, design showroom, workers’ underground Bath House and atmospheric Grade II listed Bottle Kiln.

The canalside Tea Room serves a wide range of locally-sourced food and afternoon teas. For pottery lovers, the Burleigh Factory Shop stock the widest selection of Burleigh pottery in the world and Clay College hosts regular exhibitions featuring the work of world-renowned ceramicists. There are also six open-door workshops, Middleport Studios, featuring Staffordshire’s most talented artists who create and sell at Middleport Pottery.

Middleport Pottery

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

01782 499766


Opening times

Free entry to Heritage Trail with your National Art Pass

Visitor centre: Mon - Sun: 10am - 4pm Café: Mon- Sat: 9.30am - 4pm Sun: 10.00am - 4pm Burleigh shop: Mon - Sat: 9am - 5pm Sun: 10am - 4pm

Free entry with National Art Pass

50% off Factory Tour

Valid to 31 December 2020

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