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Half Term and Jubilee Celebrations at Sharpe’s

Half Term and Jubilee Celebrations at Sharpe’s

Jubilee celebrations will be in full swing at Sharpe’s Pottery Museum this Half Term! From Artisan Markets to Open Mic in the Kiln, Djembe Drumming to a Party in the Museum complete with Afternoon Tea and Tea Dance, and fun family activities including crafts and a...

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Komedy in the Kiln returns this May!

Komedy in the Kiln returns this May!

After the success of the first session last month, ‘Komedy in the Kiln’ returns to the historic Grade II listed bottle kiln of Sharpe’s Pottery Museum, Swadlincote on Friday 27th May, 8pm! Sharpe’s, in association with Laffalot Promotions will be bringing established...

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Introducing Komedy in the Kiln!

Introducing Komedy in the Kiln!

Stand-up comedy comes to the historic Grade II listed bottle kiln of Sharpe’s Pottery Museum, Swadlincote on Friday 29th April, 8pm! Sharpe’s, in association with Laffalot Promotions will be bringing established Edinburgh Fringe acts to Swadlincote for an evening full...

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Easter at Sharpe’s

Easter at Sharpe’s

There's a whole host of eggciting family fun planned at Sharpe's Pottery Museum this Easter! From 'Messy Play' to 'Creative Crafts', 'Clay Play' to 'Family Fun Trails', and 'Paint a Pot' to meeting the Police! You'll have an eggcellent time! Fall down the rabbit hole...

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Latest News – March 2022

Latest News – March 2022

Here's an update on our latest news including our new opening times, reopening of the Cafe, our upcoming events and more! To make sure that you stay up to date with all our latest news, subscribe to our monthly newsletter! New Opening Times! Monday: ClosedTuesday:...

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Super Silly Museums!

Super Silly Museums!

To mark the release of 'Super Silly Museums' by Nick Sharratt, Kids in Museums have joined forces with Scholastic UK to launch a fun family trail and competition celebrating the importance of museums and creativity. Family Trail Create your own adventure and see how...

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Half Term fun at Sharpe’s Pottery Museum

Half Term fun at Sharpe’s Pottery Museum

There's a whole host of family fun planned at Sharpe's Pottery Museum this Half Term! From forest themed family fun trails and crafts to clay play and djembe drumming! Our forest themed Family Trail celebrating The National Forest, will be running from 15th to 27th...

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Christmas and New Year Opening Times!

Christmas and New Year Opening Times!

Sharpe's will be closing for Christmas at the close of day on 23rd December, so our Staff and Volunteers can have a well earned break with their families. We will be reopening on Thursday 6th January 2022! Wishing you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Thank...

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New Job Opportunities for Team Leader Visitor Experience

New Job Opportunities for Team Leader Visitor Experience

Exciting opportunity at Sharpe’s Pottery Museum Role: Team Leader Visitor Experience Organisation: Sharpe’s Pottery Heritage and Arts Trust Limited Reports to: Business and Development Manager Location: Sharpe’s Pottery Museum, Swadlincote Contract type: This is a...

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