Introducing monthly Friday night openings at the museum until 8pm.
Hidden Treasures Identification Evening
Friday 4 July, 5pm – 7.30pm, free.
Charles Hanson of Hansons Auctioneers will be holding an Identification Evening at the museum – bring along your heirlooms, collectables and antiques to be identified and assessed.
Beach Cocktail Party
Friday 8 August, 5pm – 7.30pm
Visit our seaside exhibition and then enjoy a range of cocktails in the museum café whilst listening to some sounds of the summer by our local musical duo.
A Night with the Gods
Friday 26 September,6.30pm
Discover the Ancient Greek world of myth and legend in our galleries at night. Enter the dark world of Hades and visit the gods on Mount Olympus then watch Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief (cert. PG). Dress up as your favourite God or Monster in this interactive film experience. Please book in advance by calling 01782 232323. Ticket prices are as follows:
Adults: £5 | Children under 6: free | Children aged 7 – 12: £2 | Family ( 2 adults, 2 children): £10.
For the King’s Shilling
Thursday 30 & Friday 31 October, 7.30pm
The Potteries, August 1914: The Bradwells, the Duttons and the Hanfords: three families whose world and lives are changed forever as war engulfs Europe.
The Potteries Museum and Regent Theatre Creative Learning Department present a brand new musical theatre production with original music and songs from the period to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the Great War. Tickets will be on sale from 1 September and are available from the Regent Theatre Box Office or on 0844 871 7649. Ticket prices are as follows:
Adults: £7 | Concessions: £5.
Our Friend, the Enemy
Friday 21 November, 7pm
Our Friend, The Enemy is a highly acclaimed play combining theatre and the spoken word to capture the fabled Christmas truce on the Western Front in 1914. Private James Boyce takes us on a magical, haunting journey through the events surrounding the Christmas truce. Please book in advance by calling 01782 232323. Ticket prices are as follows:
Adults: £10 | Concessions: £8.
Carols in the Café
Friday 5 December, 5pm – 7.30pm
See the World War I exhibition by lamplight and enjoy traditional carols in the café with pianist Frank Leigh. The café will also be serving a range of festive fare.
Friday 23 January | More details soon…