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World of Wedgwood

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The Chinese Dragon made totally from plates is definately worth a see. The wicker displays out... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Fmbdo
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A spin out to world of Wedgwood is wort it. Self guided tour of the factory was all inspiring with... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
HelgaSweetman
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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...more
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Wedgwood Drive, Barlaston, Stoke-on-Trent ST12 9ER, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Chinese Dragon made totally from plates is definately worth a see. The wicker displays out front are also very creative and worth a see. The shops well laid out however the factory shop was a little disappointing. Should have organised ourselves better to avail...More

Thank Fmbdo
Reviewed 5 days ago

A spin out to world of Wedgwood is wort it. Self guided tour of the factory was all inspiring with great interaction with the staff on the floor.Afternoon tea was delightful.

Thank HelgaSweetman
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Would say the afternoon experience was great due to the decor as opposed to the food! I don’t eat a lot but thought the size of the ‘open sandwiches’ which were on small bruschetta type bread was a little chewy and did not taste of...More

1  Thank Deb980
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great museum charts the story of Wedgewood from it's early beginnings to present day. So much to see all beautiful. There were a few demonstrations to see....you could even have a go!!!

Thank John H
Reviewed 6 days ago

The museum is spacious & filled with beautiful china from yesteryear.. what craftsmanship is displayed..gorgeous how times have changed! Plenty of souvenirs to buy not always expensive but no tat!! Very educational & interesting

Thank junebradley191
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a regular visitor to Stoke I have visited the tea rooms on a few occasions, this time we had breakfast on a cool September morning with a hint of Autumn in the air. I love the drive out to Barleston through the back country...More

Thank jeffoclarko
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited today with my father who is 91 years old and in a wheelchair. It was effortless to move around, with plenty of room to manoeuvre around the museum, shop, tea room and dining room. The place is a tribute to the changing world...More

Thank Ann L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum here documents Josiah Wedgewood's working life and examples of Wedgewood pottery throughout the centuries. The collection belongs to the V&A but is housed at Barlaston. You can also visit the working factory, which is fascinating. The site also houses a gift shop, factory...More

1  Thank HeyerFan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here en route from Southampton to Blackpool to cut the journey up and cannot fault the experience. The tea was fabulous. It was a calm, passionate and insightful place - displayed beautifully throughout. The tour guide of the factory, Jane, gave an exceptional experience,...More

1  Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose to go here as a final day out as a family before university started again. The buildings themselves are stunning, and everywhere is immaculately clean. The food in the cafe was absolutely delicious and then we started our tour. The museum tour was...More

1  Thank agps47
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hattersmen
24 July 2018|
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Response from WorldOfWedgwood | Property representative |
Hello, yes the tour is fully accessible for wheelchair users with a lift to take visitors up to the Factory Tour and Master Craft Studio. You can see our full access statement on our website.
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hattersmen
24 July 2018|
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Response from Anne B | Reviewed this property |
It isn't a factory any more, sadly, just a museum geared towards tourists . The wheel chair user will find it easy to get round the exhibits and the staff are very helpful.One of my party got'lost' and the staff put out... 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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