VISITING STOKE ON TRENT
The Potteries and North Staffordshire beyond is an area rooted in creativity and craftsmanship where you’ll discover a wealth of rich heritage, culture and a resurgent ceramics industry. Made up of six towns, Stoke-on-Trent is famous world-wide for the quality and beauty of the fine bone china and earthenware pottery produced here and there’s lots more to see and do.
Potteries Museum & Art Gallery
Visit the internationally acclaimed ceramics collection plus engaging fine art, archaeology, community and natural history galleries. Also home to the Anglo Saxon Staffordshire Hoard and Spitfire Gallery in honour of Stoke born designer R J Mitchell.
Middleport Pottery, the home of world-famous Burleigh, is now an exciting visitor destination in the heart of Burslem, the Mother Town of the Potteries, following a stunning £9million restoration by The Prince’s Regeneration Trust.