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Leach Pottery, St Ives

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4.5/5 based on 70+ reviews on the web
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  • We set off on the long walk to the pottery primarily to get a feel for Bernard Leach's work and career and left feeling that there wasn't enough devoted to him and rather too much focus on today's mor...  read more »
  • Went on an really informative and engaging tour given by David, one of the trustees. Great to hear about Leach's life and work and that of the women and men around him. Also great to hear about the Tr...  read more »
  • Spent an enjoyable morning at the pottery with an interesting guided tour,viewing the exhibits and watching pot making in action 
  • For pottery enthusiasts how can you miss this? Excellent museum type things like old kilns and a fab display of Leach pots.... just buy some...
  • Iconic pottery with good historic and current ceramics.
  • My favourite place to visit in St Ives. Bernard Leach is a cultural treasure.
  • A very calm and peaceful potters workshop with an interesting history, which you can get very close to. The guided tour gives insight into just how much work, knowledge and skill goes into making pots that we very much take for granted. Well I did anyway.
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