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Piggery Pottery

Closed Now: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Quick diversion

Saw a sign for this place on our way to Llanberis. Popped in for a quick look and wasn’t... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2018
Helen C
via mobile
Great fun

We visited today and had a wonderful time. I and 6 other university students visited and were... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2018
Neve B
via mobile
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“rainy day”(11 reviews)
“own devices”(4 reviews)
“all ages”(11 reviews)
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We have a wide range of items to paint, which you can take away with you on the same day. Prices start at £3.50 for smaller items and go up to approx £30 for the largest pieces. You can also throw your own pot and take it away on the day, or leave...more
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Ddol Helyg | Cwm-y-glo, Caernarfon LL55 4DA, Wales
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

Really enjoyed throwing a pot and then painting an owl with my 12 year old daughter We spent around 3 hours here and would definitely recommend this activity Will be visiting again

3  Thank Alison R
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Arrived at the pottery today- the ONE place I was so looking forward to going to while on holiday. Went into the shop. Nobody there. Looked around and waited. Nobody came. Went into the cafe to have a cup if tea before we bought our...More

1  Thank Jane O
barbara w, Owner at Piggery Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2018

Hi Jane, I am very concerned to read this - please can you let me know what day and time this was? Our opening times have changed recently as it is now 'out of season' for us. It is possible that you have visited when...More

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All reviews rainy day own devices all ages great fun well worth a visit staff were lovely whole family couple of hours glitter pots piggy prints activity wheel vase cafe shop
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Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Saw a sign for this place on our way to Llanberis. Popped in for a quick look and wasn’t disappointed. Lots of gorgeous piggy banks and other bits and pieces. There was plenty of room so more could be made of the shop but nice...More

Thank Helen C
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

We visited today and had a wonderful time. I and 6 other university students visited and were pleasantly surprised at how much we enjoyed it. Great for big kids!

Thank Neve B
barbara w, Owner at Piggery Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2018

Many thanks for your rating and taking the time to do it Really glad you enjoyed yourselves Barbara

Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Arrived at the pottery today- the ONE place I was so looking forward to going to while on holiday. Went into the shop. Nobody there. Looked around and waited. Nobody came. Went into the cafe to have a cup if tea before we bought our...More

1  Thank Jane O
barbara w, Owner at Piggery Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2018

Hi Jane, I am very concerned to read this - please can you let me know what day and time this was? Our opening times have changed recently as it is now 'out of season' for us. It is possible that you have visited when...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I was particularly impressed with this place mainly due to how well the staff handled the extremely busy time of a rainy bank hol weekend! We visited with our 2 year old and at first seemed stressful with all the people and not knowing how...More

Thank Claire O
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This is a great place to visit rain or shine. Kids love painting and you don’t have to clean the mess. I’d say it’s a two hour trip tops.

Thank Melanie R
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

You pay for a pot or item to paint, and you sit and paint it. But you pay extra to paint it, which seems strange when I would have thought that the whole point of visiting here was to do exactly thus. The items to...More

Thank Dave P
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

We visited piggy pottery as we thought it would be good to do on a rainy day and with having two kids who love painting. The kids loved picking there own thing to paint and the prices are very reasonable. Once they got there ornaments...More

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barbara w, Owner at Piggery Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2018

Hi Very many thanks for your kind review really glad to hear you enjoyed yourselves- its great fun for us too ! regards Barbara

Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

We went with our three children. A baby, a four year old and a five year old. We were there from after lunch til closing time. They never pressured us once to hurry up and he kids were busy and happy the entire time. It...More

Thank Lawman182
barbara w, Owner at Piggery Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2018

hi many thanks for taking the time to write such a nice review we enjoy it too even after 47 years! Thanks again Barbara

Reviewed August 21, 2018

The best pottery painting attraction we've been to in the UK, not being biased as its down the road from us but it really does offer more than the rest. You can paint your pot in any colour imaginable and you can even take it...More

1  Thank Mel H
barbara w, Owner at Piggery Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Hi Mel Very proud to have such a lovely review Thanks so much for taking the time to write it Glad you had a good time with us- After 47 years of being in business its still fun for me too! many thanks Barbara

Reviewed August 20, 2018

Great selection of pots and ornaments to choose from to paint. Lots of glitter and fancy colours available to add sparkle to your creations. Staff lovely and very helpful and the food and drinks in the cafe was lovely. Lots of paintings/prints of local artists...More

Thank nmaidwell123
barbara w, Owner at Piggery Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to give us such a nice review Really glad to hear that you enjoyed yourselves !

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