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Family owned Delft Pottery that produces the hand-painted traditional Delftware. Free guided tours by professional guides. Showroom en shop.
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Delftweg 133, 2289 BD Delft, The Netherlands
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+31 15 212 4920
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I’ve seen some big kilns some mega kilns and some small electric kilns today. Didn’t dawn on me but a guided tour on a Sunday didn’t have anyone working Doh! The lady who showed us round was good and understood the process well but it’s...More

Thank BedfordTerrier74
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited on a Sunday. They offer free tours of the pottery which take around 15 mins and are very interesting. The tour ends in the gift shop where you can purchase items. As you would expect it’s not cheap as all items are handmade.

Thank newton65uk
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a great place to visit. We had a free tour of the factory, and then visited the shop. The staff were so friendly and knowledgeable about the whole process. This is a small, family business, and for my eyes, they produce by far...More

Thank WereBear71
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Royal Delft was a great, informative time. They offer tours and a showroom full of the pottery for sale. I found it best to take the tour first and then go to the showroom. The tour takes you through different areas where the pottery...More

Thank fazifazi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delft is famous for blue pottery, Delft is famous for its hand crafted pottery. It's a beautiful town with walkways next to canals and small bridges. An experience of its kind you can enjoy. If you are visiting Netherlands, you should visit Delft. This is...More

Thank Sanjeev G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by on our way back home, it's in the middle of a neighborhood and away from the touristy areas. They offer free guided tours that lasted about 10 min. It was interesting to see the small factory and how it operates. The gift...More

Thank ABroner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the placey with children.There was free guided tour in the factory with detail explanation .It was interesting not only for adult , but for children also.Very nice shop upstears.Highly reccomend!

Thank Boris S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on recommendation of the lady in the souvenir shop. It’s about 2.5 kilometre from delft square by foot. It is a small factory but very friendly there is a free guided tour. There is a recommendation of buying some chocolate for 2.5. Euros...More

Thank Patricia N
DelftPottery, General Manager at Delft Pottery De Delftse Pauw, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your 5 star review. We are happy you enjoyed your visit. Kind Regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I did not find much to keep my interest after the first few minutes. Since it took a bit of effort to get to Delft from Amsterdam, I was disappointed. It could be just a "guy thing" - I'm not sure. At any rate, unless...More

Thank flcIII
DelftPottery, General Manager at Delft Pottery De Delftse Pauw, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thankl you for your review Our company offers personal guided tours which means there is a lot interaction possible. Visitors can tell what they like to hear and see and ask all the question they'd like. We prefer this to an audiotour which cannot offer...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit to the Delftse Pauw pottery was fun. We got a tour about how the items are made and at the end we got a gift. If you wanted another item you could pay the difference. The items are very beautiful and range from...More

Thank Marguerite B
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taylorbrock
27 July 2018|
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Response from DelftPottery | Property representative |
Delft Pottery de Delftse Pauw offers a free guided tour. Our guide will show you around and explain everything about the process. Afterwards there is a showroom and a shop. The address is: Delftweg 133 - 2289 BD Rijswijk (on... More
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avanish1985
28 March 2018|
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We were on a tour from Amsterdam to The Haig and stopped at Delft. Did not see that there was an entrance cost - but they do allow visitors to buy stuff in their shop. It is all very interesting. Glad that we stopped. The... More
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TanM154
18 February 2017|
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Response from DelftPottery | Property representative |
It is possible to come for a workshop on February 22nd or 23rd. A workshop takes about 2 hours. You can start between 9.00 and 14.30. We appreciate if you could contact us either by email or telephone. When you are in... More
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