Gladstone Pottery Museum

Uttoxeter Road
Longton
Stoke-on-Trent
Staffordshire
ST3 1PQ

Tel: 01782 237777

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult:£7.75 per ticket
Child: (4-16)£5.40 per ticket
Concessions:£6.20 per ticket
Family:£23.00 per ticket

Gladstone’s Annual Pass provides outstanding value if you plan on visiting the museum more than once. Adult passes cost £11.50 each – children and concessions £9.50 each – and entitle the user to free entry for 12 months.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From M6 take junction 15 follow A500 and take A50 to Longton. Take exit off A50 to Longton and follow brown signs to Gladstone Pottery Museum.  

Public Transport Directions

Bus services 6 & 6A every 20 minutes. Accessible by Public Transport: Longton station is 1 mile away.

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    Awards

    • Staffordshire AwardsEnjoy Staffordshire Tourism & Good Food Awards 2019 - Gold Award Enjoy Staffordshire Tourism & Good Food Awards 2019 - Gold Award 2019
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    • Staffordshire AwardsEnjoy Staffordshire Tourism & Good Food Awards 2019 - Highly Commend Enjoy Staffordshire Tourism & Good Food Awards 2019 - Highly Commend 2019

    Facilities

    Accessibility

    • Disabled access
    • Disabled toilets
    • Wheelchairs available

    Booking & Payment Details

    • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

    Catering

    • On-site catering
    • Picnic site

    Children

    • Baby changing facilities
    • Children welcome

    Group Travel

    • Out of Hours Visits

    Groups

    • Education/study area
    • Facilities for educational visits
    • Facilities for groups
    • Guided tours for groups

    Parking

    • Free Parking

    Property Facilities

    • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
    • Gift shop
    • Guided tours for individuals
    • Postbox
    • Public toilets
    • Smoking not allowed

    Site Features

    • Regional Tourist Board Member

    Target Markets

    • Coach parties accepted

    Opening Times

    Summer times (1 Apr 2020 - 30 Sept 2020)
    DayTimes
    Tuesday - Saturday10:00 - 17:00
    SundayClosed
    Bank Holiday10:00 - 17:00
    Winter times (1 Oct 2020 - 31 Mar 2021)
    DayTimes
    Tuesday - Saturday10:00 - 16:00
    SundayClosed
    Bank Holiday10:00 - 16:00

    * October – March: Tea Room: 11:00 – 15:30

    April – September: Tea Room: 11:00 – 16:00

    TEMPORARILY CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

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