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Arts & Crafts Event, Sat 20 Jul 2019, £60

Medieval Tile Making

Medieval Tile Making

Address

Castle Chain,
Pontefract,
West Yorkshire,
WF8 1QH

Details

Take part in the Medieval art of tile making this summer at Pontefract Castle. Join the 'Company of Artisans' for an exciting tile making workshop, and create 4 unique tiles of your own design to take home*.

By the end of the workshop, participants will have received an instruction booklet, background information on the history of Medieval tile making, and will be able to keep the blocks used for making their tiles.

*Please note: Tiles will be taken away for finishing and firing after the workshop. They will be available for collection from Pontefract Castle 6-8 weeks after the workshop takes place. Participants will be notified when the tiles are ready for collection.

FAQs

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Call 01924 302700 and leave a message. We will return your call as soon as possible.

What's the refund policy?

There will be no refunds available for this event.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, we will have your details on the door.

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Disabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 20 Jul 2019 10:00 to 16:00

Prices

Booking essential

Location

Directions

See location of Pontefract Castle on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 460222  Lat: 53.69421 Long: -1.30481

By Road:
M62 jct32
Continue onto Park Road (A639)
Turn left onto Southgate (A645)

For car parking:
Turn left onto North Baileygate. Car park located off Beech Hill. WF8 2JF

Disabled car-parking spaces are available at the Castle gates (approach via Spink Lane or Micklegate).

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Monkhill/Baghill Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Pontefract Bus Station

Walk from Pontefract town centre via Horsefair, Micklegate and Castle Chain.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Pontefract, Monkhill station

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Disabled accessDisabled access