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North Carolina Pottery Center

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North Carolina Pottery Center
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This site displays pottery from the various Seagrove potters and also provides maps of where to find the potters.
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233 East Ave, Seagrove, NC 27341
+1 336-873-8430
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a nice visit to the North Carolina Pottery Center. There is lots of information and displays of pottery. We would come back again in the future. Only negative is that the Center is never open on Sunday when many people might like to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank gordoneveretta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The North Carolina Pottery Center is a great way to learn about the pottery history and tradition in North Carolina. The staff are knowledgeable and can direct you to the local potters whose studios and shops are open to visit and shop.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank claire1844
Reviewed 2 November 2018

I can't recommend this center enough--particularly if this is your first visit to Seagrove and its wonderful treasure trove of talented potters. NCPC has a permanent exhibit which helps you understand the history and tradition behind folk pottery. They also include temporary exhibits on contemporary...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sherry J
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Very nice folks here. You find a fascinating history of pottery and the Seagrove area. All sorts of pottery on display, local and other exhibits. Very nice restrooms, too.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank grandmomx3
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Unique pottery unlike you can find most places is here...the artwork is truly something to see. Prices are very reasonable as well. Pottery capital of the US!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Larry C
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Numerous artists display here. Nice place to go have a look around. Visit individual artists, too! I discovered a few that I really liked by stopping by here!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Angela G
Reviewed 29 July 2018

If you visit Seagrove, you must stop here. It has history as well as a lovely sampling of the local artists.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank spinmomsquared
Reviewed 22 July 2018

If you are coming to view the pottery or learn more about the tradition of pottery in NC, start your visit here. Small but nicely done and curated museum giving an over view of history from the pre-European days to the area traditions and their...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AlixSlade
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The North Carolina Pottery Center provides a good introduction to the many potteries in the Seagrove area. There is a great historical exhibit and examples from many local potteries. Get their map, and ask the helpful staff if you are looking for specific items like...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank areview28
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We visited here a few years ago and were impressed with the variety of pottery offered by area artists. Gosh, almost nothing had changed. In our opinion the area was poorly served by the lack of updating and the blandness of the "museum" portion of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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10 November 2018|
Response from Larry C | Reviewed this property |
Either call at 336-873-8430 or email their "info" address for any special operation hours in case web site is not updated from normal business hours.