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The online catalogue does not include details of all our collections. Contact us for further information on collections not yet featured online.

Foundation Stage Workshops

29/09/201710:1405/02/2020 09:30

Animal Pots (Foundation/KS1) Study the creatures in the Ceramics Gallery, including the Minton Peacock. Make a clay container with an animal inside. Performing Puppets (Foundation/KS1) Explore a variety of puppets from our collection. Design and make a stick puppet with moving arms and legs. Toys from the Past (Foundation/KS1) What sort of toys did your […]

Planning your Visit

29/09/201709:5802/12/2020 12:22

Following the government’s latest announcement on local coronavirus restrictions, the museum will be temporarily closed until further notice and school visits will not be running. If you wish to enquire about making a school booking in 2021 please contact Educational Visit Information Covid-19 Risk Assessment (PDF) Covid-19 Method Statement (PDF) Workshops Risk Assessment (PDF) […]

Real World Science

29/09/201709:5116/10/2020 09:47

Real World Science workshops are hands on, investigative science sessions developed in partnership with the Natural History Museum.  They enrich the normal school curriculum, offering access to museum collections not normally on display. Sessions have practical elements, develop scientific skills and introduce problems encountered by working scientists. Students are encouraged to question and hypothesise, to […]

Foyer Shop

29/09/201709:3622/04/2021 14:42

In line with government guidelines you can still purchase items from our shop with our call and collect service. Choose from a wide range of merchandise featured on this page and call us to order, pay   and arrange a time and safe location to collect, alternatively we can arrange post and package at an additional […]


29/09/201709:3421/05/2021 12:20

Due to the ongoing construction works for our new Spitfire Gallery our café is temporarily relocated to the foyer on the ground floor. We have a revised menu serving a range of light refreshments including freshly made sandwiches, a delicious range of homemade biscuits, scones and cakes. We are also offering adult and children’s take […]

Potted Histories – The Thomas Edward Vase

18/09/201709:0627/11/2017 14:17Leave a Comment

In 2016  the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery acquired this fine lustre vase painted with the coat of arms of Burslem town Council and a procession of winged pottery workers beneath bottle ovens. It is inscribed on one side ‘Thomas Edwards, Mayor 1908-09’, and under the base ‘To Thomas Edwards from William Burton 1908’. Thomas Edwards […]

Welcome to The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

18/08/201712:1528/04/2020 12:59

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery is part of Stoke-on-Trent Museums Service. The museums service was established in 1911 with the Federation of the six towns of Stoke-on-Trent. The largest museum in the service, the Hanley Museum & Art Gallery, became the Stoke-on-Trent City Museum & Art Gallery when it moved to new premises in […]

Room Hire

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To book, or for more information, please contact us.


18/08/201712:1403/06/2021 08:08

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery provides a range of inspiring workshops for Foundation to Key Stage 4 classes. Our workshops have been carefully developed to inspire, involve and motivate. We offer hands on, interactive workshops where your pupils can get up close to our amazing collections. Our collections include: local history, natural science, fine […]

Museum Temporarily Closed

18/08/201712:1425/06/2021 16:01

Teams at the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery are working hard on the creation of the site’s incredible new Spitfire Gallery, which is due to open later this year. In order to complete this stunning addition to the site and some necessary improvements, the museum will close temporarily for around six weeks from 5pm on […]