Discover Staffordshire’s hoard of free and cheap activities and attractions

Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Explore Stoke-on-Trent’s free attractions and activities for a cheap weekend break in the heart of England that’s filled with family fun.

Visit the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery to see the world's largest collection of Staffordshire ceramics, the largest collection of Anglo-Saxon treasure ever found and to take a tour around the Second World War Mk XVI Spitfire.

Step back in time at Middleport Pottery as you view the mould archive, bottle kiln and historic pottery collections or pay a visit to the Trentham Estate’s Shopping Village where admission is free.

When the weather’s fine, explore Stoke-on-Trent’s historic waterways and greenways by foot, bike, or on the city's new heritage canoe trail and discover a wealth of free things to do in the city’s many heritage parks. 

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Two people at Staffordshire Hoard Exhibition at the Potteries Museum & Art GalleryStaffordshire Hoard Exhibition at the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery
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