16 July 2022
'Fragments' with Wessex Archaeology and The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery
Create a Hoard of our Time inspired by The Staffordshire Hoard. We need you to bring in a treasured object that is special to you. We will photograph these objects to create a Hoard of our Time, one which represents the people who live here now.
16 July 2022
Festival of Archaeology: Staffordshire Hoard Reimagined
A celebration of archaeology inspired by The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery's newly reimagined gallery, Staffordshire Hoard: Treasure of Mercia.
17 March 2022
'Behind the Scenes' says it all!
Working as a team we are constantly learning from each other [...]. As a result we are stronger as a group & feel listened to & valued. Lorraine Smith, end2end TV Director & Arts Award Adviser
22 March 2021
Spring into Easter at The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery
Ozzy Owl is welcoming Spring to Stoke-on-Trent.
26 February 2021
Lola Simpson | TrinityTalent 2020
Lola Simpson was selected by Trinity College London for Creative Flair in her Arts Award achievements.
1 February 2021
Romantic Proposal at The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery
This Valentine's Day, we're revisiting our 2010 exhibition, Romantic Proposal.
An exhibition exploring the rituals of courtship.
28 January 2021 – 30 April 2021
Ozzy Challenge with The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery
Join in with Ozzy's Activity Challenge every Tuesday during lockdown.
Ozzy will set a different challenge each week and invites you to share photos of your creations.
26 January 2021
Chinese New Year at The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery
We're celebrating Chinese New Year online this year. Visit our website www.stokemuseums.org.uk to see fab photos of past events. You will find videos, fun craft activities, Chinese ceramics, competitions and more!
24 November 2020
Announcing the winners of #LoveArtsAward15
Announcing the lucky winners and runners up for the #LoveArtsAward15 competition, with thanks to judge Arts Award alumna and current Operations and Events Manager for a charity-run community centre, Phoebe Hill.
16 November 2020 – 20 November 2020
NGYT This Is Me Dance Tutorial for Odd Socks Day!
Free NGYT Odd Socks Day and Anti Bullying Week Dance Tutorial for Primary, Infant and Junior Schools!
19 September 2020 – 30 September 2020
#LoveArtsAward15 competition win a £50 voucher!
2020 marks the 15th year since Arts Award launched! To celebrate we're running a competition to find your creative responses to #LoveArtsAward15, with a £50 arts voucher as the prize! Get your paints, cameras, voices or dancing feet ready as we'll be asking you to make something special to share your love for art.
12 August 2020
“Oh, I do like to be beside the seaside!”
The school holidays have officially started and while we may not be going abroad on holiday, many of us are looking forward to short breaks or days out in this country.
12 August 2020 – 31 December 2021
Stoke-on-Sea at The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery
Get inspired by summer time and the Great British holiday. On our website, you will find links to themed craft activities and discover some holiday souvenirs of years-gone-by.
30 July 2020
How to do a video interview live on social media
Top tips for interviewing artists and engaging your audience.
7 July 2020
How to prepare your Arts Award portfolio for moderation
An interview with Arts Award moderator Judy McFall
27 June 2020 – 31 December 2021
Clay Museum at The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery
CLAY Museum is an Arts Council funded programme to support secondary schools in engaging with the Museum and its collections.
23 June 2020 – 31 December 2021
The Watercolour World - The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery online collection
View our collection of watercolour paintings collated by The Watercolour World, a UK-based charity working with public and private collections from around the world to create a free online database of documentary watercolours painted before 1900.
19 June 2020
How to Explore The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery from Home
While our museum doors may be temporarily closed to the public, we have made sure you still have access to our amazing stories and objects from the comfort of your own home.