Easter Holiday Fun, Explore and Create | Creative Activities, Museum and Nature Trails

Easter Holiday Fun, Explore and Create | Creative Activities, Museum and Nature Trails

Friday 30 March - Sunday 15 April 2018

This Easter at World of Wedgwood, Stoke-on-Trent, there’s plenty going on from themed creative activities to Factory Tours where you can learn about the processes behind production, our children’s Museum trail with a prize for every child and a nature trail through Hem Heath Woods in partnership with the Staffordshire Wildlife Trust with a sweet treat for every completed trail sheet. Plus, free Museum entry for everyone and free Factory Tours for under 12’s!

Explore the Factory Tour, Museum Trail and Nature Trail
The award-winning Factory Tour is available Monday to Friday*, 10am to 4pm with last entry at 3pm and is free for under 12’s! Take a guided or self-guided tour to discover how Wedgwood is made.

At weekends you can see the craftsmanship up close with our Artisan Demonstrations, Figure Making, Throwing, Casting and Prestige Painting; check the event listings for details of what you can see on the date of your visit.

The Wedgwood Museum; free entry for everyone, every day 10am to 5pm. Discover the history of over 250 years of ground-breaking design and production. Younger visitors can take the Pottery Spotters trail which will guide them through the UNESCO recognised V&A collection, with a prize for every completed activity sheet.

Easter Nature Trail | £2 donation to the Staffordshire Wildlife Trust. Explore Hem Heath Woods as you stroll the network of paths and discover the trees, woodlands birds and wildflowers that inhabit this Staffordshire Wildlife Trust nature reserve. Trails are available at World of Wedgwood reception with a prize for every completed trail sheet; the trail takes approximately 25 minutes.

Create: Pot Throwing, Pottery Painting and Ceramic Design**
Three creative activities for children (and adults!) to choose from, available every day from 10am.

Throw a pot on the potter’s wheel in our Master Craft studio, with help from our skilled team choose from 7 different styles to produce your own pottery masterpiece!

Get creative and draw your own design to be transferred onto a piece of Wedgwood, choose from plates, mugs, cups and saucers. Using pencils, crayons and felt tips you can let your imagination go wild, using inspiration from Wedgwood designs, to create a piece of art to be treasured forever.**

Younger visitors especially will love our Pottery Painting activities, choose from clay cut out shapes including hearts, flowers and stars; and plant pots, vases and Easter Bunnies which make eggstra special Easter gifts!**

Plan your visit

*The Factory is closed to visitors and on Good Friday and Easter Monday. For full details check our opening times.

**The Flagship Store, Tea Conservatory, Tea Room and Decorating Studio are closed on Easter Sunday due to trading laws. The museum, Master Craft pot throwing studio, Flagship Store and The Dining  Hall will all be open.