Events

 

Throughout the year Wedgwood Visitor Centre plays host to special events and during children's holidays there are extra activities to enjoy such as drop-in creative workshops, treasure trails, free activity packs and competitions. Remember to look-out for special discounts, such as "Kids Go Free" offers. 

Look out for events happening in 2014!

 

Go Potty

Open Every Day

  • Have-A-Go Studio
  • 10am-1pm & 1:45pm-5pm (until 4pm at weekends)
  • Prices from £2

Visitors are positively encouraged to roll up their shirt-sleeves, get their hands dirty and "have a go" at mastering the skill and craft ceramic making for themselves! Skills to try include throwing on the potter's wheel, painting a plate, ornamenting a pot and creating unique lithographed designs. And children (of all ages!) especially enjoy painting fun animals as well as making and dipping flowers. 

 

Factory Tour Season

Starts 3rd March 2014

  • Monday to Thursday
  • March to October
  • £2.50 (in addition to a site ticket)
  • Free of charge for children under 10 years of age

Go behind the scenes on a tour of the working factory to see a fascinating view of traditional and modern ceramic production. Learn about the processes that turn raw clay into fine bone china and Wedgwood Jasper. 

 

Easter - All Things Spring 

14th-17th April & 22nd-25th April 2014

  • Wedgwood Museum
  • 11am-12:30pm & 1:30pm-4pm
  • £1.50 per child

Pom Pom chicks in baskets. Come in and celebrate all things spring with our Pom Pom chick workshop. Create your own Pom Pom chick or bunny and basket. Take a wander around our gallery with our Easter trail, find all the answers and receive a seasonal treat. Workshops are open to children of all ages.

 

Easter - Kids Go Free

12th - 27th April 2014

Back by popular demand, we will be running our "Kids Go Free" offer across the whole of the Easter Holidays. All you need to do is print off the attached voucher and bring it with you when you visit Wedgwood. Up to 3 Children are admitted free of charge when accompanied by a full paying adult.

 

Factory Outlet Sale

12th - 27th April 2014

There will be an additional 20% off selected patterns in our Factory Outlet throughout the Easter Holidays, including Royal Doutlon, Royal Albert and the Barlaston Collection.

 

May Half-Term - Stained Glass Windows

26th - 30th May 2014

  • Wedgwood Museum
  • 11am-12:30pm & 1:30pm-4pm
  • £1.50 per child

Make you own fairy papes stained glass window, inspired by the Fairyland Lustre designs of Dasiy Makeig Jones. Will you create fabulous fairies or ghouls and goblins? Find all the fairies in our magical gallery trail. Workshops are open to children of all ages.

 

Summer Holidays - Museum Workshops

21st July - 29th August 2014 (Weekdays Only)

  • Wedgwood Museum
  • 11am-12:30pm & 1:30pm-3pm
  • £1.50 per child

Join us at the Wedgwood Museum this summer holiday for our Summer Spectacular. Each week we have a different fun activity to get your creative juices flowing and your crafty hands making. For more details about what is availble each week, please see the attached poster