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Jugtown Pottery

330 Jugtown Rd, Seagrove, NC 27341-7402
+1 910-464-3266
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Friendly and Informative

I had learned about Jugtown from an exhibit at the NC History Museum and knew that I wanted to... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Raleigh, North Carolina
Historically Important

During the 1920's, Jugtown Pottery reinvigorated a flagging craft by apprenticing local potters and... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
Brookline, Massachusetts
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Owned by one of the Owens family, a fifth-generation family of potters.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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330 Jugtown Rd, Seagrove, NC 27341-7402
330 Jugtown Rd, Seagrove, NC 27341-7402
+1 910-464-3266
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

I had learned about Jugtown from an exhibit at the NC History Museum and knew that I wanted to visit the area. Jugtown Pottery is on the list of Historic Places. It has a museum and another building with pottery, jewelry, soaps, books, cards, postcards,...More

Thank NCTraveler2015
Reviewed 19 June 2017

During the 1920's, Jugtown Pottery reinvigorated a flagging craft by apprenticing local potters and also by encouraging them to produce work appealing to a wider audience. Many of the well known potters in the area started out a Jugtown. The Pottery is currently owned by...More

Thank maryg483
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I've been visiting Jugtown on and off for 4 decades. It's the only one left from the 4 that were there 40 years ago, and I think that is due to the high quality and consistently reliable selection. The styles have changed and they have...More

Thank Kurt_in_CLE
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Lot's and Lot's of different pottery places to visit. Owens Pottery is a place everyone should visit. Beautiful "Red" Pottery.

Thank REREfeb
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This historically important pottery is also, for my money, one of the best in Seagrove. We met Pam Owens (she and her husband Vernon bought back the pottery after some years of its being out of family ownership) and her son Travis, who were both...More

Thank concordian215
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Enjoyed the varied selection available in this pottery shop. Not only pottery pieces but lamps and wooden puzzles for kids, special soaps, lots of pumpkin themed pieces.

Thank Robin K
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I've traveled to many parts of the world and have collected pottery from various places. The Owens family of Jugtown, hands down, produces some of the finest pieces I've ever seen . . . and at extremely reasonable prices to boot. The Jugtown Pottery is...More

Thank Jean A
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I visited this shop while in Seagrove and enjoyed it. There is a plethora of different styles of pottery here. I especially liked the pieces with the various birds on them! I also purchased some carved wooden train toys for my nephew. It's a good...More

Thank marsjunk47
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Interesting and lovely pottery, with beautiful glazes - both for practical uses and for display as lovely ceramic art. Jugtown Pottery also has an interesting history, which you can ask about if you're interested. Well worth visiting.

Thank Katherine S
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Three reasons to visit: If you love history, if you love pottery, if you want to meet real potters and a pottery family that goes back to the beginning of North Carolina clay turning. Log cabin sales area with a pottery museum off to the...More

Thank Elisa H
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