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The Clay Studio

  • Christchurch
  • Indoor
  • All Ages
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes, Arts and Crafts

Attraction Information

The Clay Studio is a contemporary pottery painting studio. This is ideal for all the family to enjoy quality time together in a relaxing and inspirational environment. There are loads of items to choose from to work with an a nigh endless way of decorating them, so the sky's the limit!
The special bubble clay comes in lots of bright colours and is ideal for ornaments, photo frames, trinket boxes and other decorative projects, but not crockery etc.
There is no need to book except when bringing a large group. The Clay Studio is family friendly and offers something for everyone.
You can also get in on some cool extra events like Painting Academy Workshops! 
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Opening hours

Term Time
Monday, Tuesday - Closed 
Wednesday and Friday - 10:00 - 17:00
Thursday - 10:00 - 22:00
Saturday - 10:00 - 17:30 
Sunday - 11:00 - 16:00
Dorset School Holidays
Monday and Tuesday 10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday and Friday - 10:00 - 17:00
Thursday - 10:00 - 22:00
Saturday - 10:00 - 17:30 
Sunday - 11:00 - 16:00


General Admission
Adults: £3.50
Kinds (under 16): £3.50
Family (of 4): £14:00 
After the admission prices, you pay for what you paint.
Advance online booking only.

Travel & Contact Information


The Fountain, 1 High Street, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1AE, England

Phone number

01202 475000



Click here to visit The Clay Studio's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Limitted onsite parking. 

Yes, there are toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

The Clay Studio has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

No, The Clay Studio is not wheelchair friendly.

No, The Clay Studio have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

No dogs allowed except assistant dogs
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