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World of Wedgwood

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

I took my 2 children and my neice for a Halloween special with their being an age gap I thought... read more

Reviewed today
lauraboot1989
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Go potty about pots....

This was a really interesting 3 hours stop. The tour is an easy stroll around the factory in... read more

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tonyhenparc
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Visit World of Wedgwood to experience the Wedgwood Brand. Our aim is to bring the history and heritage of Wedgwood to our visitors in a genuinely inspiring, sophisticated and elegant way. Featuring a V&A museum collection, factory tour, contemporary tea room, restaurant and the Wedgwood Flagship retail store, the World of Wedgwood is an opportunity to 'learn by doing', to shop, eat and explore... Open daily 10am - 5pm. Factory Tours, Monday - Friday, 10am - 4pm last entry 3pm. Check our website for full details. Free museum entry, free factory tours for under 12’s, free parking. Plus, the World of Wedgwood Artisan Market, with over 40 stalls on the second Sunday of the month February – December and special events and demonstrations throughout the year.
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  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“afternoon tea” (111 reviews)
“factory tour” (252 reviews)
“tea room” (62 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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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"museum visit"
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"red letter"
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"josiah wedgwood"
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"fine china"
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Reviewed today via mobile

I took my 2 children and my neice for a Halloween special with their being an age gap I thought tough crowd to please but I couldn't be more wrong. Amazing day making and decorating pottery. Finished the day off with a walk throu the...More

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Reviewed yesterday

This was a really interesting 3 hours stop. The tour is an easy stroll around the factory in production with an occasional stop to watch the skill of the staff. We we there at opening time and it was very quiet. Coaches started to come...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent museum showing the development of Wedgwood alongside the changing tastes and fashions through the last 300 years. Lots of exhibits, pictures, and sundry other items. Allow a couple of hours to take it all in. Cafe on site is ok. The shop is, as...More

Thank TheHappyEeyore
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World0fWedgwood, Guest Relations Manager at World of Wedgwood, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear guest, thank you for your review of your time at World of Wedgwood. We're very pleased to see that you enjoyed browsing the Wedgwood Museum's extensive collection. Thanks again for your review, I will pass your comments onto the rest of the team.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are a creative person or just enjoy doing something different then this is certainly something to put on your list of things to do. The experience day included at cup of tea at the start of your day and (pre booked) afternoon tea....More

Thank Firuza C
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WorldOfWedgwood, Manager at World of Wedgwood, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for posting your review, it’s great to hear you enjoyed your visit. We’re sorry to hear that your were disappointed with some aspects of your visit. We will share your feedback with the Catering Manager and Decorating Studio as they monitor all guest...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 3 hours here but could have spent more but had to move on. We took the factory tour which was lead by Dave who was very good it is well worth taking, you can do a self guided tour but you dont get...More

Thank Peter R
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WorldOfWedgwood, Manager at World of Wedgwood, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, we’re pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit and will pass on your kind comments to Dave. We collect all guest feedback so that we can make necessary changes; we have already made improvements to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a gift for my mums birthday & something we could do together. What a great afternoon, we had a full tour of the factory & being able to talk to the workers, artists & designers was so interesting. The afternoon tea was one...More

Thank Taz D
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World0fWedgwood, Guest Relations Manager at World of Wedgwood, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear guest, thank you for your 5* review of your experience at World of Wedgwood. We are very pleased to learn that you and your mum had a pleasant experience with us and enjoyed the Wedgwood Factory Tour and Afternoon Tea. We hope to welcome...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall a great day. We were very well taken care of by the reception staff and those leading the various crafts, which were all tremendous fun. It felt like they had been set -up so that we couldn't fail; a likely inevitability for myself ordinarily!...More

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WorldOfWedgwood, Manager at World of Wedgwood, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for posting your review, it’s great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us with your sister to celebrate her upcoming wedding. We are sorry to hear about the service levels in the Tea Conservatory; all of our staff have been fully...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We started with a very posh afternoon tea served on the most colourful cups and plates you will ever see, with a huge range of teas to choose from. Then we took the factory tour, led by a most well informed and interesting guide. And...More

1  Thank David S
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World0fWedgwood, Guest Relations Manager at World of Wedgwood, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear guest, thank you for your kind review of your experience at World of Wedgwood. We're very glad to see that you enjoyed your day with us, including Afternoon Tea in the Tea Room, a Guided Factory Tour, Pot Throwing in the Master Craft Studio...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on our anniversary to try something new! I had never had a go at the potters wheel so was very excited. I expected it to be something like the movie ghost 😂but it was very different. We each had our own potters...More

Thank RachelSpice
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WorldOfWedgwood, Manager at World of Wedgwood, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, we’re sorry to hear that there were some aspects of your visit that may not have met your expectations. We monitor all guest feedback so that we can identify any areas for improvement and will...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had afternoon tea here a couple of weeks ago & whilst it was in very classy surroundings, we thought the £25 cost was high given what we had & the service we received. Positives : beautiful tea room/restaurant food & drink served on real...More

Thank Carolina05
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WorldOfWedgwood, Manager at World of Wedgwood, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to post a review about your recent visit. We’re sorry to hear you were disappointed with some elements of your visit. We updated our Tea Room menu towards the end of last year to offer a more contemporary version...More

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romadevera
19 March 2018|
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Response from WorldOfWedgwood | Property representative |
Sorry about the delayed reply. The quickest way from London on public transport is by train from London Euston to Stoke-on-Trent which takes 90 minutes on the fastest train. Then a taxi from the train station which takes... More
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ginaandjoy
19 January 2018|
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Response from memphis4lmw | Reviewed this property |
You can get a bus to Wedgewood Drive, Barlaston but then you would have to walk appropriately another 20mins to get to the Wedgewood Museum. This information is on the wedgewood website under their opening times/visit us... More
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ironhorse_10
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yes if is. sorry for the late reply.
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