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Booking is available online or via the Sharpe’s Pottery Museum front desk only unless otherwise stated.

 

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 […]

Sea Glass for Adults

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

Are you looking to learn a new skill? Join Karen from Shore Things to create art from the fragments of glass and pottery that are washed up on our beaches every day. Even if you think you're not creative, Karen will lead you through the process step-by-step and you'll be amazed by what can be […]

Art Club!

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

Join us for our exciting new club designed for children to explore their artistic side! Let your budding artists unleash their creativity in a fun and supportive environment, inspired by our collections, our building and our heritage! Each week will follow a different theme, technique or style... you can come for one sessions or come […]

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 […]

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 […]

Antiques Valuation Day with Bamfords

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

Join Bamford's Auctioneers and Valuers on the first Friday of the month at Sharpe's Pottery Museum for Antiques Valuation Day! "Bamford's is a family run business and since its formation in 2002 has grown in size and reputation. Rising as a phoenix out of the ashes of Neales of Derby its core team have worked […]

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 […]

Art Club!

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

Join us for our exciting new club designed for children to explore their artistic side! Let your budding artists unleash their creativity in a fun and supportive environment, inspired by our collections, our building and our heritage! Each week will follow a different theme, technique or style... you can come for one sessions or come […]

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 […]