East Midlands - Derbyshire


Derby Road, Denby
t: 01773 740799
e: pottery.village@Denby.co.uk
w: www.denbypotteryvillage.co.uk

Denby Pottery Village is open all year round apart from Easter Sunday and Christmas Day. Attractions include the largest Denby Factory Shop with up to 70% off selected items, The Walter Smith Farm Shop, Bourne's family friendly restaurant, factory tours and Paint-A-Pot. Visit our website for Events and offers. Coaches and groups welcome anytime for pre-booked visits or coffee stops. Find Denby just north of Derby in the heart of Derbyshire.

Spend quality time at the home of Denby, the welcoming Pottery Village with it's great selection of shops, restaurant and a wealth of family-friendly activities to enjoy. 


The largest collection of first quality Denby stoneware in the world. From tableware to serveware and a large range of Denby cookware and accessories all in available in the latest designs.

The Factory Shop with near perfect and discontinued ranges with up to 70% discount. The Gift Emporium for inspiring gift ideas, jewellery, bags, scarves and greetings cards.

Call in at the Walter  Smith Farm Shop for quality meats, fresh vegetables and locally sourced produce. A delicious deli counter, award-winning pies and homemade meals, all freshly prepared on site. 

Dartington Crystal for elegant drinkware, homeware and giftware in fine crystal and glass. Laithwaite's Wines - a large selection of the finest wines, Prosecco and Champagne, with exclusive seasonal offers. Geoff Cox Motorhomes - find your perfect tourer.


Bourne's Coffee Shop and Restaurant - A family-friendly restaurant offering tasty breakfast, lunch, snacks and drinks. Choose from one of our hearty Derbyshire dishes, or lighter salads, sandwiches and delicious homemade cakes, or treat yourself to an indulgent Afternoon Tea, all served on Denby tableware. There's a attractive courtyard with picnic seating and an outdoor play area for children. The Danesby Room can be booked for meetings and private celebrations (please contact us for details). Afternoon Tea £12.95 per person. Tel 01773 740 799 to book.


Factory Tours - Go behind the scenes in our historic working factory. Watch our craftspeople creating your favourite Denby pieces with skills used for over 200 years. Includes a guided tour of The Denby Museum and a visit to the Craftroom, where you can paint a piece of Denby or make the iconic Denby frog. Tours run Monday to Thursday 11am and 1.30pm. Adults £7.95, Children (6+) and Senior Citizens £6.95. 

Craftroom Experience - Follow our journey over 200 years of history in our Denby Museum and see some of our iconic designs and how our craftspeople brought them to life in the kiln. Continue to the Denby Craftroom and discover how we make our famous pottery. See our talented artists at work, then have a go yourself and paint onto a piece of Denby. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. 11.00am and 1.30pm. £6.95 for adults and £5.95 for children and senior citizens (Free fo children under 3 years of age). 

Tours must be booked in advance to avoid disappointment.

Paint-A-Pot - Have fun painting your own piece of Denby. Use beautiful Denby glazes and paints to create a keepsake or a personalised gift for someone special. Open 11.00am to 4.00pm every weekend and selected school holidays.


Throughout the year the Pottery Village runs special events - including cookery demonstrations with celebrity chef, James Martin, the Summer Pottery Beach and the Spring and Christmas Markets. Our Fun Mini Golf - 9 hole course in fun for everyone. With plenty of obstacles it makes for an enjoyable challenge with family or friends. Open March to 30th September.

See website for full details of upcoming events, or call 01773 740799.

For further information please contact:

Denby Pottery Village
Denby, Derbyshire
Tel: 01773 740 799