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New Reception!

New Reception!

NEWS: We have a new Entrance & Reception!

During normal day-to-day activities, visitors will enter the site through our the New Entrance (via the carpark). Entry to the site, the Tearoom and Middleport Studios will continue to be free.

Appeal for local stories.

Do you have a canal story, memory, ghost tale or local anecdote? Middleport Pottery is appealing for locals to come forward with their tales to help launch their newest watery attraction.

Christmas Opening Times

Christmas Opening Times

23rd DECEMBER OPEN 10am UNTIL 3pm
24th DECEMBER CLOSED ALL DAY
25th DECEMBER CLOSED ALL DAY
26th DECEMBER CLOSED ALL DAY
27th DECEMBER OPEN 10am UNTIL 4pm
28th DECEMBER OPEN 10am UNTIL 4pm
29th DECEMBER OPEN 10am UNTIL 4pm
30th DECEMBER OPEN 10am UNTIL 4pm
31st DECEMBER CLOSED ALL DAY
1st JANUARY CLOSED ALL DAY
2nd JANUARY OPEN AS USUAL

Middleport Pottery Membership - from £15 a year

Help secure a future for heritage from just £15 a year and enjoy;
- FREE Factory Tour
- UNLIMITED heritage access
- 10% OFF Tea Room Purchases*
- 10% OFF Burleigh Factory Shop*
- 10% OFF Middleport Studios*
- 10x FREE play-with-clay (self-led, worth £20) – Family Membership only
- Discounts on events

The Middleport Fairies have left a note!

The Middleport Fairies have left a note!

Dear Ruby....

Over the summer our garden has become a home to a group of wonderful, albeit very shy fairies. One of our mini visitors, Ruby, kindly left them a note. When we arrived this morning we found a reply!

Rescued historic boat set to return home

Rescued historic boat set to return home

One of Britain’s last remaining wooden built narrowboats is set to return to its historic home after being rescued from years of decay and disrepair.

One of Britain’s last remaining wooden built narrowboats is set to return to its historic home after being rescued from years of decay and disrepair.