Directions

Sharpe's Pottery Museum | Directions

Approaching from the East main road  Burton On Trent A38/A511
  • Leave the A38 signposted for Burton A511.
  • Follow the A511 from Burton on Trent.  Keep going forward until you reach a roundabout at Woodville with a total petrol station on your right and a kwik fit garage opposite.  Take the 3rd exit onto the A514 towards Swadlincote.
  • Continue forward over one roundabout.  At the second roundabout with Sainsbury’s ahead of you take the first exit signposted for the museum.  Continue up the hill past the leisure centre and take the 1st left onto West Street, again signposted for the museum.
  • The museum will be ahead of you, identifiable by the kiln hovel.  Follow the road round up the hill onto Alexandra road.  Take the 1st left into the industrial estate and follow the road round, this will bring you to the car parking spaces directly by the museum.
Approaching from the West main road  M1/A42
  • Leave the A42 signposted Ashby de la Zouch A511.
  • Follow the A511 towards Burton on Trent.  Keep going forward until you reach a roundabout at Woodville with a total petrol station opposite and a kwik fit garage on your left.  Take the 2nd exit onto the A514 towards Swadlincote.
  • Continue forward over one roundabout.  At the second roundabout with Sainsburys ahead of you take the first exit signposted for the museum.  Continue up the hill past the leisure centre and take the 1st left onto West Street, again signposted for the museum.
  • The museum will be ahead of you, identifiable by the kiln hovel.  Follow the road round up the hill onto Alexandra road.  Take the 1st left into the industrial estate and follow the road round, this will bring you to the car parking spaces directly by the museum.


If using SATNAV: Use postcode DE11 9DG – We are located on the junction of West Street/Alexandra Road

Please contact the Museum on 01283 222600 if you require any further information.

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