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We only sell our best value Annual Passports online. Single attraction tickets are available on the gate.

Family (1 Adult + up to 4 children)

This ticket offers daytime admission to all of the open museums for a family of 1 adult + up to 4 children (aged 5-16 incl). Annual Passport Tickets are valid for 12 months from the date of first use.

Price £47.00

Family Annual Pass (2 Adults + up to 4 children)

This ticket offers daytime admission to all of the open museums for a family of 2 adults + up to 4 children (aged 5-16 incl). Annual Passport Tickets are valid for 12 months from the date of first use.

Price £76.00

Adult

Daytime admission to all of the open museums valid for 12 months from the date of first use.

Price £29.00

Child/Student

Daytime admission to all of the open museums valid for 12 months from the date of first use for children aged 5-16 (incl), or people in full time education.

Price £19.00

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Coalport China Museum

Coalport China Museum

Be wowed by some of the finest examples of Coalport & Caughley China and enjoy brand new family activities.

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The Victorians loved tea! No wonder they made such exquisite china cups & pots.

You’ll be amazed by the spectacular treasures made in these quirky buildings – from elaborate statuesque vases to hand-painted miniatures, they were made for everyone from wealthy families to Queens and Tsars.

Step inside traditional riverside workshops, have fun in the family gallery and try out our newest addition - the interactive Tea Cup Trail!

The following facilities and rules apply at this attraction:

  • Tea & Coffee available
  • Disabled toilets
  • Ladies & Gents toilets
  • Shopping available
  • Guide dogs only

Opening times

Opening times
Dates Opening times
19th Jul – 5th Sep 2021 Monday to Sunday, 10am-5pm

See our opening times page for other attraction times.

Directions

The postcode for Coalport China Museum is TF8 7HT

See our directions page for further details.

Annual Passports

We only sell Annual Passport tickets online.

Annual Passport Tickets
Ticket Type Price
Family (1 Adult + up to 4 children) £47.00
Family Annual Pass (2 Adults + up to 4 children) £76.00
Adult £29.00
Child/Student £19.00

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Individual Site Ticket Prices

Coalport China Museum
Ticket Type Price
Adult £10.00
60+ £10.00
Child £6.50

Or see our passport tickets.

Fantastic demonstrations

  • See demos of ceramic making & decorating
  • Talk to our experts about the different techniques

stunning china

  • Check out the extraordinary Northumberland Vase – the biggest item ever made at Coalport
  • Walk inside the curiously shaped bottle kilns
  • See the china made for Queen Victoria

get hands-on

  • Follow the all-new interactive Tea Cup Trail around the Museum
  • Stop at the Family Gallery for fun activities

JONATHAN HARRIS STUDIO GLASS

Visit the studio & bespoke shop of artisan glassmaker Jonathan Harris at Coalport China Museum. You can see more of their work on their website.

Is there a cashpoint?

You can withdraw money from our free-to-use cash machine at Blists Hill Victorian Town or from the Co-op in Ironbridge town.

 

 

Can I bring my dog?

Assistance dogs are welcome to visit with you, other dogs are welcome at Blists Hill Victorian Town only.

How long will my visit last?

We suggest a visit to Coalport China Museum will take at about 1 ½ hours.

These are our recommended visit times:

Blists Hill Victorian Town 3+ hours
Coalport China Museum 1.5 hours
Tar Tunnel 20 minutes
Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron 1.5 hours
Darby Houses 1 hour
Enginuity 2 hours
Iron Bridge & Tollhouse 30 minutes
Museum of The Gorge 45 minutes
Jackfield Tile Museum 1.5 hours
Broseley Pipeworks 1 hour 

 

Is there anything for kids to do?

During the school holidays there are great family friendly activities and drop-in workshops. Kids have their own Gallery here with fun activities and a dressing-up box.

Children must be accompanied by an adult whilst visiting.

Is the Museum suitable for visitors with disabilities?

  • There is accessible parking close to the museum
  • A ramp takes you to the entrance to the museum
  • The museum is on multiple levels however there is a passenger lift between them
  • Parts of the museum are outdoors, with cobbled yards
  • There is an accessible toilet on site
  • Ask on arrival for the best route to visit if using a wheelchair
  • There are many tactile exhibits around the museum, as well a 'talk boxes' featuring spoken interpretation
  • Download the Access Guide here

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