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Wedgwood Museum

Wedgwood Drive, Barlaston, Stoke-on-Trent ST12 9ER, England
+44 1782 282986
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Excellent museum

This was a good museum, as museums go, with an enormous collection of Wedgwood through the ages... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sandi M
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Ditchling, United Kingdom
Something to add to your visit........

This is included with the factory tour and well worth a look. Well displayed and quite extensive. A... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
tonyhenparc
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Swansea, United Kingdom
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Trace over 250 years of ground-breaking design and production and discover Josiah Wedgwood’s lasting influence on industry and society. This award winning museum houses a UNESCO protected V&A collection of huge historic and cultural significance. The Wedgwood Museum is part of the World of Wedgwood, the global brand experience where visitors can discover new perspectives, broaden horizons and deepen their understanding of the world and its heritage and culture.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“factory tour” (42 reviews)
“factory shop” (17 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Wedgwood Drive, Barlaston, Stoke-on-Trent ST12 9ER, England
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+44 1782 282986
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"factory tour"
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"factory shop"
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"chronological order"
in 3 reviews
"fantastic collection"
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"afternoon tea"
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"on display"
in 10 reviews
"would recommend a visit"
in 4 reviews
"beautiful pottery"
in 4 reviews
"art fund"
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"enjoyable visit"
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"stoke on trent"
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"scones"
in 5 reviews
"for sale"
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"tea room"
in 6 reviews
"pottery industry"
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"entrance fee"
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"couple of hours"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a good museum, as museums go, with an enormous collection of Wedgwood through the ages, including the famous Portland Vase and interactive experiences.

Thank Sandi M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is included with the factory tour and well worth a look. Well displayed and quite extensive. A nice restaurant on site.

Thank tonyhenparc
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The first thing to say is the signage needs sorting, all a bit confusing, use sat nav and you'll been fine. Ultra modern museum, very well laid out with good information. Good on site restaurant and factory outlet shop. As I understand it, if you...More

Thank hottubman
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

Fabulous museum with thousands of Wedgwood items on display. Fascinating even if you're not interested in the pottery industry.

Thank Carolina05
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Visited here yesterday. All three blonde ladies on reception were very warm & welcoming. As well as having a look around the free museum, we popped upstairs and all had a go at making a pot. Chloe (the potter) was really helpful, and we can't...More

Thank stecorf
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

On 28th of May 2018 went to the food and drink festival which was a very enjoyable day Wedgwoods.It was nice to try different foods and drink.It was also good to see what different company's that are out even young company's ie the chocolate stall.It...More

Thank jac720
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

We had a booked cream tea, which was very good, the tea room was clean and laid out well, nice and bright, the sandwiches are of the open type and the cakes a bit on the small size but very nice, the staff are very...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Really extensive museum of the history of wedgwood and part of the world of wedgwood can be comined with a facory visit

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

I thought this would be a few plates but far from it. Very informative museum, I hadn’t realised the variety of China produced by Wedgwood.

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

My Friend and I go walking on Tuesdays but the weather wasn't suitable this morning it was raining hard so we decided to go somewhere else and we finished up in Barlaston close to Stoke On Trent at the Wedgwood Museum I was very impressed...More

Thank Roan H
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tnaviles
11 June 2018|
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Response from WorldOfWedgwood | Property representative |
Hello, yes you can take photographs in all areas except the Factory Tour when you visit.
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HelenMarj42
2 April 2017|
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Response from Ian N | Reviewed this property |
As the people have said below around 150 miles. If you use Google maps you will get mileage and directions. I hope this helps you. 😊
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gilibob
10 August 2015|
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Response from Brian T | Reviewed this property |
Go to "World of Wedgwood" click on "Tickets" and "Menus" Visited the museum at a cost of £5, booking in advance but when considering prices consider that Wedgwood ignited the Industrial Revolution nationally and there are... More
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