Middleport Pottery, Port Street

Middleport Pottery, Port Street, Middleport, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire ST6 3PE

Grade II* listed pottery works built 1888-9 in brick and terracotta. The site includes a Burgundy bottle oven, the largest now standing in Stoke-on-Trent. In use as a working factory. The Lodge Keeper's House is 1950s set dressed as a pottery worker's house. There is a heritage interpretation area highlighting the social and workplace history of the Middleport area and of the 'Potteries' generally. Archive and collection of documents and objects associated with the manufacture of 'Burleigh ware'.

Opening Arrangements

Site opened to the public in June 2022 and now is open every day except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day, 10am-4pm.

Admission Charges

  • Adult: £7
  • Child: £6 (5-16 years)
  • Other Charges: £6 Students (with a valid student card; senior citizens (over 65) and carers

Parking Spaces


Additional street parking is available