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Moorcroft

Sandbach Road | Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent ST6 2DQ, England
+44 1782 820500
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Compulsory for Collectors

Located in Burslem, not too far from the Stoke on Trent city centre, the Moorcroft visitors centre... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
BellsNZ
,
Masterton, New Zealand
via mobile
Saturday is not the day to see at it's best

Turned up having booked a hotel locally and was meeting a friend in the afternoon. walked down to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rachel H
,
Worcester, United Kingdom
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Sandbach Road | Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent ST6 2DQ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Located in Burslem, not too far from the Stoke on Trent city centre, the Moorcroft visitors centre is simply amazing. Compare the development of styles in the small museum with the modern pieces for sale. We could have spent an absolute fortune, with so many...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Turned up having booked a hotel locally and was meeting a friend in the afternoon. walked down to the pottery and I was aware in advance that tours were Monday- Friday (this was a Saturday). There is a room with the history of the pottery...More

Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

The pottery here is magnificent but very expensive. Unfortunately, no tour was available today so we just perused the museum pieces and the gallery. There was lots of information to read and the kiln to see.

Thank Lyn5125
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Wonderful insight into the making of Moor croft pottery. So lovely to see the original workings. It was so interesting and best of all we arrived when they had a sale on enabling us to treat ourselves to a piece of Moor croft that we...More

Thank LoveholidaysKR
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

A fascinating look at Moorcroft, some amazing pieces made throughout the years. A nice relaxing way to spend a few hours.

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

From pottery history and manufacturing techniques to modern art for purchase, a very interesting and enjoyable afternoon out... especially if the weather is not cooperating with other local sightseeing.

Thank no1rover
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Great just to visit the museum with great exhibits or to browse and buy. Very friendly and helpful staff. Yet to do the studio tour.

1  Thank Mike_from_Staffs
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We visited Moorcroft on a Saturday but the factory tour was not on. I called them and booked us in. Well worth the visit. To see these amazing items being made is terrific. The guide was so knowledgeable and all of the staff were great...More

Thank sueb7777
Melanie H, Moorcroft Club Co-Ordinator at Moorcroft, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit. We are so glad to hear that you found the tour an 'eye opener'! We hope to see you again one day soon.

Reviewed 16 March 2017

I visited with a number of friends. On the tour you see pottery workers doing all stages of moorcroft pottery. The workers are very good at explaining what they are doing, what can go wrong and how they work together to achieve the excellent product....More

Thank carolandpeter2012
Melanie H, Moorcroft Club Co-Ordinator at Moorcroft, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you for leaving a review of your visit. We are glad to hear that you found the tour so fascinating, and would recommend it to anyone. There is so much to learn about the making of Moorcroft. We hope to have you back one...More

Reviewed 6 March 2017

Visited on a Friday which unfortunately was a day when the factory tours weren't running. They had set out the factory floor as a market which we found great. Free tea, coffer and biscuits were supplied and the assistants put on a video of a...More

Thank Graham B
Melanie H, Moorcroft Club Co-Ordinator at Moorcroft, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit. Indeed our 'Moorcroft Market Days' have now come to an end but many visitors found them enjoyable so we may re-introduced them again at some point this year. We are glad to hear that you...More

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