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Sharpe’s Museum Summer Family Trail

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Join us this Summer Holiday for another of our popular family trails and see what you can discover! £1 per trail including a prize!

Clay Play!

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Come along and get creative at another Summer Clay Play! These sessions are suitable for all ages, including adults! You take your creations home on the day. This is a self-led activity so you can let your imagination run wild. £5 per person. All tickets include a filter coffee or tea courtesy of the fantastic […]

Sea Glass Workshop for Families

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Join us for a fun and creative Family Sea Glass Workshop! Spend quality time with your loved ones as you use beautiful pieces of sea glass, collected from along the shore, to create beautiful creations! Under the guidance of Karen, a Sea Glass artist, you will create stunning works of art using these unique treasures. […]

On A Roll!

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

In this FREE activity, join us in recycling old toilet rolls and other materials (suitably sanitized!) - be inspired by your everyday rubbish and create beautiful, practical and playful things! Come down and see what we're up to! No booking is required, but we have limited seats. If it is busy when you arrive, we […]

On A Roll!

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

In this FREE activity, join us in recycling old toilet rolls and other materials (suitably sanitized!) - be inspired by your everyday rubbish and create beautiful, practical and playful things! No booking is required, but we have limited seats. If it is busy when you arrive, we may ask you to wait a few moments […]

Sensory Play

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

To a baby, everything in the world is mesmerising, new and fun! Let your baby explore sounds, sights, scents and sensations at our Sensory Play on the first Friday of every month. There are two sessions, 10:00 am and 11:00 am, and the ticket includes a cup of tea or coffee for an accompanying adult. And […]

Introduction to Raku with Andy Mason

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Come and enjoy an introduction to the Japanese art of Raku here at Sharpe's! With it's roots in 16th century medieval Japan, Raku is a pottery process that inevitably brings excitement and suspense to the process of glazing and firing handmade pots. Workshop leader Andy Mason has developed his technical skills and knowledge over many […]

Sea Glass Workshop for Families

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Join us for a fun and creative Family Sea Glass Workshop! Spend quality time with your loved ones as you use beautiful pieces of sea glass, collected from along the shore, to create beautiful creations! Under the guidance of Karen, a Sea Glass artist, you will create stunning works of art using these unique treasures. […]

On A Roll!

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

In this FREE activity, join us in recycling old toilet rolls and other materials (suitably sanitized!) - be inspired by your everyday rubbish and create beautiful, practical and playful things! Come down and see what we're up to! No booking is required, but we have limited seats. If it is busy when you arrive, we […]

On a Roll!

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

In this FREE activity, join us in recycling old toilet rolls and other materials (suitably sanitized!) - be inspired by your everyday rubbish and create beautiful, practical and playful things! Come down and see what we're up to! No booking is required, but we have limited seats. If it is busy when you arrive, we […]

Messy Play!

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Ever popular, come and join us for a Messy Play session! Let your little ones get messy using all their senses to explore, but don't you worry about cleaning up, we'll take care of that. Ticket price now includes a filter coffee or tea from Sweet Caroline's so join us, have a brew and have […]

Clay Play!

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Come along and get creative at one of our Summer Clay Play Sessions! These sessions are suitable for all ages, including adults! You take your creations home on the day. This is a self-led activity so you can let your imagination run wild. £5 per person.  All tickets include a filter coffee or tea courtesy […]