Want to have a great weekend? Are you thinking of great places to visit on a weekend while in Stoke-on-Trent ? We have compiled the best places you can go for a great weekend adventure in Stoke-on-Trent. Read more below to give you idea on what places that are great for cool weekend getaway.
Gladstone Pottery Museum
Stoke-on-Trent is world famous for its pottery and no visit to the city would be complete without experiencing this unique museum. Discover how bone china tableware was made in the original workshops and giant bottle kilns of the former Gladstone China Works, now preserved as the last complete Victorian pottery factory in the country.
If you are planning a visit to Stoke-on-Trent what better place to start than the Gladstone Pottery Museum? Located in a Victorian pottery factory, the museum offers a fascinating insight into the history of Stoke-on-Trent, famous the world over for the quality of its pottery.
Biddulph Grange Garden
The gardens at Biddulph are a bridge connecting the landscape gardens popularised by Capability Brown, and the High Victorian formal style. The garden is divided into themed areas, including a Chinese garden area, Egyptian Garden, and Italian Garden areas. Other notable features include a lime avenue, a pinetum and arboretum, a Himalayan Glen garden, formal parterres, a cherry orchard, and a Cheshire cottage garden.
Trentham Shopping Village
Trentham Shopping Village is located at The Trentham Estate, where you’ll also find Trentham Monkey Forest, Aerial Extreme and the award-winning Trentham Gardens. Enjoy a unique shopping experience with an eclectic mix of over 60 smaller independent shops alongside some big brand names, all housed in a charming timber lodge village.
Be inspired by the choice on offer. There’s hobby-based produce: For food lovers there’s a range of specialist food outlets, housewares, hampers, ceramics and cooking implements. For the fashion conscious there’s ladies, mens and outdoor wear and accessories. Satisfy your hunger and quench your thirst whilst you’re here in an array of restaurants and cafes.