Ahead of the Curve: new china from China
From 14 March - 31 May 2015
An exciting and unique touring exhibition of contemporary ceramics and glass from emerging and established Chinese artists.
Hope in Every Painting

Hope in Every Painting

Until Sunday 1 March
Featuring artwork from children and families from the Donna Louise Children’s Hospice. Visual images help to share the emotional journey that families take at the Hospice through the medium of painting.
Echoes of War

Echoes of War

Until Sunday 26 April
Drawn from the museum’s collections this exhibition focuses on the major contribution that Stoke-on-Trent made to the war effort through its infirmary and the role of the Millicent Sutherland Ambulance.    
Anglo-Saxon Kingdom of Mercia
26 October 2013 onwards
A fascinating new exhibition sets pieces from the world famous Staffordshire Hoard in context among items from our collection of Anglo-Saxon finds and offers a glimpse into our ancestors’ lives.
World War One Replica Trench System
22 November 2014 - 11 November 2018, 11am - 3pm (weather permitting)
The museum's outdoor replica First World War trench system offers visitors an atmospheric and thought-provoking understanding of some of the conditions experienced by soldiers on the front line.