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Address: 87 High Street, Bedford MK40 1NE, England
Phone Number:
+44 1234 216799
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun 10:30 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Sat 09:00 - 17:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Afternoon fun

Went with my 2 children this afternoon for a drink, wasn't going to paint today but we ended up doing so and had a great afternoon of fun. The staff were friendly and patient with... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2017
sam1929
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

A very enjoyable , relaxing afternoon decorating our chosen pieces of pottery .Then with the added addition of afternoon tea ,this is certainly a very relaxing afternoon .

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Thank Actcwjs1
Bedford, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We went to the kiln on the 13th February for my grandsons birthday party everyone had a great time it was my first visit and didn't know what to expect I wasn't expecting to do any painting but decided to have a go and had a really enjoyable afternoon,will definitely go again.

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Thank sarah b
Northampton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Went with my 2 children this afternoon for a drink, wasn't going to paint today but we ended up doing so and had a great afternoon of fun. The staff were friendly and patient with my young 2. My children really enjoy coming, we never feel rushed and we can just take the time we need.

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Thank sam1929
Greater London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic enterprise,clean environment, staff very young and instructed well but senior staff member older women, appears offensive by pointing at customers myself included, and questioning staff, gave me the impression of poor staff control, she then assertively instructed us to not allow children to sit on the floor in a sectioned off, non painting, relaxed area, maybe a customer care... More 

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2 Thank Jeanne H
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Spent the afternoon here with my 7yr old daughter. We had a great time! My daughter has been to a few birthday parties here and has always enjoyed them. It was a pleasant afternoon, the staff were good, food and refreshments were also good. I did find it quite pricey but obviously for glazing & firing the pieces too, I... More 

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1 Thank Lisab5593
Bedford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This is an interesting place with lots of potential. However it is very overpriced for what it is and the staff are not as attentive as they should be. Having visited for the first time, picked and painted a piece 7 days ago I revisited the shop to collect the finished piece for my 3yr old girl only to be... More 

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2 Thank Tay1981
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Went with my 29 yr old daughter 1st time very nice Relaxing coffee while painting a pumpkin candle holder pick them nxt week Enjoyed it

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Thank Caroline H
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

I brought a lady I support here and we had a fantastic afternoon. We had tea and lunch and painted are afternoon away. Will most definitely be coming back. Even on my days off.

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Thank Jennifer M
Bedford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
46 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016

As I'm not an overly arty person, I wasn't too sure what pottery painting at the kiln would be like, however I thoroughly enjoyed it. The member of staff who gave use the instructions was very helpful. She informed us that we could use the paints to create our own patterns but also said that we could use the stamps,... More 

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Thank TJEreviews
Bedford
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I took my 3 year old daughter for a bit of fun, having visited years ago at their old location. The bits are pricey, which would be fine, if you were given more help and guidance in how to produce decent looking pieces. I'm not artistically inept, but there is a special technique for these items and the art student... More 

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