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Tickets for World of Wedgwood with Luxury Afternoon Tea: Day Trip from Manchester

The best of British china, a factory tour and cream tea with scones

World of Wedgwood Factory
Flexible ticket: cancellable up to 24 hours before visit date (if selected)
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Starting time: Check-in at The Mill: 08:45. Train departure: 09:15
Duration: At your leisure. Train journey: approx. 35 minutes (one way)
Smartphone tickets accepted
COVID-19 update
Due to the developments in the COVID-19 outbreak, we have extended our cancellation policy.



  • Enjoy a factory tour and test your handicraft skills with the chance to either throw a pot or design a plate
  • Dig into a luxury afternoon tea including finger sandwiches and jam and cream scones, served on Wedgwood china
  • Get return train transport between Manchester and Stoke-on-Trent, with the option to return whenever you like


It doesn't get more English than this! Tuck into a proper afternoon tea including beverages, finger sandwiches, cakes, and scones with clotted cream on a visit to the pottery-packed World of Wedgwood in the heart of the Potteries in Stoke-on-Trent.

It's more than just a pretty plate to serve your sandwiches on! Want to know how Wedgwood became one of the world's premier producers of luxury china and porcelain? Wonder no more, all will be explained at the World of Wedgwood.

Explore 260 years of ground-breaking design and production in the museum. Find out how Josiah Wedgwood made a lasting influence on industry and society, and check out an award-winning V&A museum collection of art and of course, china!

See the potters hard at work during your factory tour, then test your own skills. How will you fare at throwing a pot on the wheel, or designing a plate?

Reward your talents with a luxury afternoon tea of pure British indulgence. Think finger sandwiches, cakes, and scones with clotted cream, accompanied by delicious jams. It will all be served on Wedgwood china, of course!


What's included

Welcome pack with itinerary, payment vouchers, maps and travel tips
Return train tickets from Manchester to Stoke-on-Trent
Return car transfer to the World of Wedgwood
Entrance to the World of Wedgwood Museum and Factory
Throw a pot or design a plate in the Wedgwood Factory
Luxury English Afternoon Tea in the Wedgwood Tea Room, featuring a fine selection of teas, finger sandwiches, cakes and scones with clotted cream and preserves, all served on Wedgwood china
10% off in the Wedgwood Flagship Store and Brand Junction store

What's not included

Live guide throughout the tour

Cancellation policy

  • Cancellation may be available depending on your ticket selection
  • Changes are not possible for this ticket


The Mill - Bar & Kitchen
Piccadilly Railway Station, M1 2PB, Manchester
World of Wedgwood
Wedgwood Dr, Barlaston, ST12 9ER, Stoke-on-Trent
  • Show your smartphone ticket to the tour representative outside of The Mill Bar and Kitchen, inside Piccadilly station, and receive your tickets
  • The representative will be at one of the tables outside of the bar, wearing a yellow shirt with Manchester Sightseeing written on it
  • Your driver to the World of Wedgwood will meet you at Stoke-on-Trent Station


Opening hours

World of Wedgwood Factory
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed

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