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Summer fun for Kids at Denby Pottery Visitor Centre

PUBLISHED: 16:48 07 August 2014 | UPDATED: 10:59 15 May 2015

Denby Pottery Visitor Centre

Denby Pottery Visitor Centre

Promotional feature: Summer fun for Kids at Denby

Pottery Beach is now up and running daily at the Denby Pottery Visitor
Centre for the duration of the School Holidays.  


Free to use. There are 46 tonnes of safe golden sand to play in, a beach hut (just in case you forget your bucket & spade or want an ice cream) and there's  entertainment planned – so all that’s needed now is good weather!

There are chairs and picnic tables around the perimeter of 'Pottery Beach' and complimentary entertainment on selected dates.  Entertainment includes Punch & Judy Shows, Pinxton Puppet Shows, Carlo the Clown and Magic Shows

Even have a go yourself and try your hand at painting tea plates, pebbles or even clay modelling in the creative Craft Hut.

Pottery Beach is open, every day from 10am to 4pm until 7th September

CALL  01773 740 79901773 740 799
ADDRESS Derby Road | Denby | Derbyshire | DE5 8NX

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