Opening Times

Open Monday - Saturday: 10.00-17.00
Sundays 11.00-16.00*

Open Monday - Saturday: 10.00-17.00

Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.
Open on all other Bank Holidays

Visitors please note: last admission to the museum is always 30 minutes before closing.

Guided Tours

Wednesday & Friday at 10.30am
Please ring 01736 799703 to confirm.

Additional tours may be possible by arrangement.

  Centering clay on the wheel

Centering clay on the wheel


Full Price: £6
Concessions (inc' over 60s): £5
Under 18:FREE

Annual Membership (includes repeat Admission) from £15.

Group/school visits

If you are a UK tax payer you can claim GIFT AID on the price of your ticket by filling out a simple form.

Art Pass/ 7 Day Pass

£18.00 / £14.00 Concessions
One inclusive price offers the bearer unlimited 7 day entry to six leading Cornish art venues:

Leach Pottery
Tate St Ives
Barbara Hepworth Museum
Penlee House Museum and Gallery
Newlyn Art Gallery
The Exchange Penzance

Art Pass tickets are available from each of the participating galleries. Simply inquire at the front desk or to buy in advance phone us at the Leach Pottery on 01736 799703.

Access Information

We have tried to provide more detail on how to get here and access on site to help with your visit.


There is limited parking at the Leach Pottery site including Disabled Parking bays and additional overflow parking nearby.

  • Opposite the Leach Pottery there is a private car park where you can park and also catch a bus into town.

  • The nearest public car park is at Trenwith (Pay & Display) next to St Ives Leisure Centre, approximately 6 minutes walk from the Pottery.

  • A large paying car park is also available at the St Ives Rugby Club grounds approximately 5 minutes from the Pottery (Sat Nav - TR26 1ER).



The Leach Pottery, Higher Stennack, St Ives, Cornwall, TR26 2HE

Tel: 01736 799703

We are located at Higher Stennack (on the B3306) on the upper outskirts of St Ives, Cornwall, TR26 2HE