Aylesford Pottery

Type:Craft Workshop

The Friars, Aylesford, Maidstone, Kent, ME20 7BX

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At Aylesford Pottery, Alan Parris, and Mark Byles are producing fine pottery to suit all tastes. Everything is created by hand, combining traditional methods with the occasional modern twist at their Kent showroom based at the historic Aylesford Priory where you are welcome to come and see them at work.

Group visit of up to 12 people need to be booked to in advance to ensure that the potters are available and they can put-on a demonstration for visitors. This is free.

Workshops are available to have a go at making something then this can be booked in the teaching studio and the normal workshop prices would apply. There is a small additonal charge for firing/glazing which takes up to six weeks, so someone would need to collect the goods later.

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Judith A
      Herne Bay, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      My visit
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 7th August 2018
      I visited for Christmas dinner it was excellent service and the staff was very friendly and helpful I would go there again I enjoyed the food and also watching the animals walking around Read full review
    • Sandra P
      Trip Type:
      Breathe the spirit of inner peace
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 7th August 2018
      An amazing inner experience for those seeking to pass through life while life passes through you. The place is a peaceful retreat founded in the 13th century, it combines, history, culture, nature... Read full review
    • JaneEM-N
      Ash, United Kingdom
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 15th October 2018
      My husband and I have visited twice now, once for a pottery day and once for a Raku experience. Both times we found ourselves surrounded by not only an amazingly beautiful and tranquil venue, but... Read full review

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    Opening Times

    Maidstone (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
    Maidstone (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

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