The Gladstone Shop

The Gladstone Shop sells a wide range of gifts you won’t find on the High Street, including ceramics made and decorated at the museum.

Thrower figure hand made and decorated at the museum
Thrower figure hand made and decorated at the museum

The pottery we produce at the museum are our best selling lines and feature hand painted figures and mugs, along with bone china flowers and flower jewellery made and decorated by our skilled demonstration staff.

It’s the ideal place to browse for locally themed gifts from oatcake mix to bottle oven themed ceramics, textiles and lots more.

Although we do not have an online shop we are always happy to post items to customers wherever they are in the world – please email [email protected] or call us on 01782 237777 for more information.

The Gladstone Shop is open 10 am – 4 pm, Tuesdays to Saturdays.

The shop and café welcome non museum visitors and we have a large, free car park on Chadwick Street. To exit the car park please ask for a token at Reception.

What’s New in the Shop


If you’re looking for a special gift for someone or shopping for Mother’s Day we have plenty of choice in the Gladstone Shop. We stock cards, jewellery, ceramics made in Stoke-on-Trent and much more.

Feel free to come and browse or contact us for more details