Emma Bridgewater Factory
Learn more about famous potter Emma Bridgewater. Tour, cafe and factory outlet store.☎ 01782201328Recommended by Laura Shields, Stafford
UK’s No.1 indoor tropical aqua park.☎ 01782205747Recommended by Jon Morris, Luton“Great way to keep the kids happy while visiting friends in Stoke”
Wedgwood Visitor Centre
Home of Josiah Wedgewood's factory.☎ 08706061759
Steam railway set in glorious Staffordshire countryside.☎ 01782396210
With stunning gardens and lake, a giant observation wheel, unique Barefoot Walk, Monkey Forest, Aerial Extreme, a shopping village, range of cafes and garden centre there really is something for everyone.☎ 01782646646Recommended by Peter Wallis, Stoke
60 acres of beautiful woodland where 140 monkeys live in total freedom.☎ 01782659845
One of Britain's most unusual gardens. National Trust site.☎ 01782517999
Foxfield Light Railway
The Foxfield Light Railway is one of the UK’s earliest heritage railways. The line was built in the 1890’s.
Dorothy Clive Garden
This well maintained plantsman's garden was begun in 1940 with advice on plants and planting from Frank Knight.
Churnet Valley Railway
The Churnet Valley Railway takes you on a journey back to the classic days of railway travel on a rural line.☎ 01538750755Recommended by Zak Norman, Stoke
Downs Banks FREE
National Trust - A little wilderness of woodlands and heath in the heart of the Midlands.
Moseley Railway Trust
Exists to preserve, conserve and interpret locomotives, vehicles and other artefacts pertaining to the industrial narrow gauge.
|near Newcastle Under Lyme|
Apedale Heritage Centre
Discover the lost industrial heritage of the Apedale Valley and the history of the surrounding area.
☎ 01782565050Recommended by Sue Jackson, Stoke
|Loomer Road, Chesterton|
Mow Cop Castle FREE
Built on the site of an ancient hill fort, local landowner Randle Wilbraham decided in 1754 to build a replica medieval fortress and round tower.
Rudyard Lake Steam Railway
Near Leek in the North Staffordshire Peak District and our steam trains give a great family day out ideal for kids on train trip.
Potteries Museum & Art Gallery FREE
Travel back in time and discover the history of The Potteries including the world's greatest collection of Staffordshire ceramics.
Etruria Industrial Museum
Etruria Industrial Museum is the last steam-powered potters' mill in Britain.
|Lower Bedford Street|
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.
Recommended by Phil & Sue B, Nottingham“Well worth a visit if you're interested in the history of Stoke”
Hanley Park FREE
Hanley Park has been the scene of some exciting changes in recent times. £2.8million has been spent in Hanley Park.
|Off College Road|
Central Forest Park FREE
At 49 hectares there is plenty of space away from the adventure facilities to find a quiet spot and enjoy the fresh air and nature.
Whitfield Valley Local Nature Reserve FREE
Whitfield Valley boasts a wide range of habitats including ponds and streams, grassland and heathland.
Tunstall Park / Victoria Park FREE
Tunstall Park, also known as Victoria Park, is one of the city’s heritage parks and is Grade II listed.
|Victoria Park Road|
Burslem Park FREE
There's plenty of art, greenery, sports and play facilities for everyone to enjoy, including our restored Victorian terrace garden.
Chatterley Whitfield Heritage Country Park FREE
The park opened after three years of work to transform 50 hectares of the former colliery spoil heap.
Fenton Park FREE
The park offers a range of sporting facilities throughout the year and houses a number of buildings including two bowls pavilions.
|Off Victoria Road|
Longton Park / Queens Park FREE
The park is famous for its trees, horticulture and lakes. It has a very individual character and is a Grade II heritage park.
|Off Trentham Road|
Westport Lake FREE
The main lake at Westport Lake is the largest body of water in the city. The site also has a smaller lake for model boaters.
|Westport Lake Road, off Brownhills Road|
Park Hall Country Park FREE
Park Hall Country Park is a large site with woodlands, heathland and ponds. There are a number of paths around the site.
Stoke on Trent
Turnhurst Jubilee Wood FREE
New woodland provides an enriched landscape for people to use and enjoy as well as a special place for some of our best wildlife.
Brough Park FREE
Brough Park Fields Local Nature Reserve is a site of open meadow and woodland adjacent to the centre of Leek.
Air Space Gallery
Stoke's leading contemporary art gallery.☎ 01782261221
Ten Pin Stoke
Ten pin bowling alley.☎ 08718733150
City centre cinema.☎ 03330144501
Stoke Film Theatre
Independent and world cinema.☎ 01782411188
Vue Cinema Newcastle Under Lyme
Modern multi-screen cinema complex.☎ 03453084620
Mitchell Arts Centre
Multi-purpose arts centre.
Regent Theatre And Victoria Hall
Two of the of the region’s leading live entertainment venues, showcasing the best West End, live music and touring productions from across the UK.☎ 08700606649
Stoke On Trent Reportory Theatre
Independent theatre company.☎ 01782209897
Renowned live music venue.☎ 01782214991
Barlaston Golf Club
Trentham Golf Club
|14 Barlaston Old Road|
Keele Golf Club
Trentham Park Golf Club
Trentham Park Golf Club (TPGC) has established itself as a superb parkland course conveniently located with excellent access from junction 15 of the M6.
Newcastle Under Lyme Golf Club
Fenton Manor Sports Complex
The Main Pool at Fenton Manor Sports Complex is the largest in Staffordshire.
Health and fitness club.☎ 08443725356
Health and fitness centre.☎ 01782330077
Go-karting Centre.☎ 01782250450
Stoke Ski Centre
Ski and snowboard opportunities.☎ 01782204159
Extreme tree-top adventure.☎ 08456521736
The Madeley paintball site offers several great paintball game scenarios and game zones.
Courses For Horses
Premier BHS Approved Riding and Training Centre.☎ 01782505664
Kilnworx Climbing Centre
Kilnworx is an indoor climbing & adventure centre in Stoke-on-Trent, the latest addition to the sports & leisure scene in Stafford.
Recommended by gboy, stoke“Climbing is fun, its indoor and the kids love it too.”
Indoor Climbing Centre.☎ 01782341919