Stoke-on-Trent is a city built on a history of industrial greatness and creative artistic flair. We’ve seen a resurgence of all things that made the city great. From pottery to performing arts and everything in between, we’re home to world-class attractions, incredible talents and creative businesses.
Affectionately known as The Potteries, Stoke-on-Trent has respectfully claimed the title of World Capital of Ceramics. The city boasts many visitor centres, award- winning museums, over 20 pottery factory shops and the exclusive Staffordshire Hoard, located at the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery.
Stoke-on-Trent is home to the World of Wedgwood, the ultimate global destination where visitors can experience the heritage and craftsmanship of Wedgwood in an inspiring, sophisticated and elegant way.
Come and visit the Trentham Estate with its award- winning Italian Gardens, Shopping Village, Monkey Forest and mile long lake. We are also the closest city to Alton Towers theme park.
A day will not be enough!
For further information contact the Stoke-on-Trent Tourist Information Centre: