Group events and activites

*NOTICE* GROUPS & SCHOOLS VISITS TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE: unfortunately due to an isolated fire at the factory we are unable to offer groups tours at present. We will update this page as soon as we are able to resume bookings or follow us on Facebook for latest news. Please accept our apologies. Our shops and cafe are open as usual.Sharing the Emma Bridgewater story with larger groups, clubs and organisations is one of our tour guides favourite things. To get the best out of this experience, we recommend:

  • Large Group visits (15+) available MONDAYS & TUESDAYS only.
  • Maximum group size of up to 30 people
  • enjoy a factory tour with one of our expert guides
  • you can also combine your visit with morning coffee, lunch, afternoon tea and our decorating studio packages
  • 50% deposit required on booking. Unfortunately we are not able to invoice and require the remaining 50% fee to be paid on the day of the visit.

Please contact us to discuss your visit and to make a booking.

T: 01782 201328
E: decoratingstudio@emmabridgewater.co.uk 

School Visits

MONDAYS & TUESDAYS School groups are very welcome to the Emma Bridgewater Factory and we offer all school children a FREE factory tour.

Why not combine your visit with a session in our decorating studio?

  • Costs : £10 per child includes decorating 1/2 pint mug or 8 1/2″ plate
  • Maximum group size: 60
  • Maximum numbers on factory tour: 10 children plus 1 teacher
  • For an additional £5 per child we can also provide lunch of sandwiches, crisps, juice and cake
  • 50% deposit required on booking. Unfortunately we are not able to invoice and require the remaining 50% fee to be paid on the day of the visit.

T: 01782 201328
E: decoratingstudio@emmabridgewater.co.uk

Meetings and Room Hire

Looking for somewhere different to hold your next meeting or event? Then the Emma Bridgewater Factory is the perfect location with helpful and experienced staff to ensure that your every need is catered for. Our delegate rates include:

  • Use of the Eastwood Room (pictured – maximum 40 people)
  • Teas, coffees and biscuits throughout the day
  • Projector and screen and flip charts on request
  • FREE factory tour – Monday to Friday only 
  • 1/2 Day Delegate Rate: £10 per person (excluding lunch)
  • Full Day Delegate Rate: £20 per person (with a sandwich lunch platter)
  • Special rates are available when booking several meetings in advance. Please contact:

T: 01782 201328
E: stokeshop@emmabridgewater.co.uk