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Moravian Pottery and Tile Works

130 E Swamp Rd, Doylestown, PA 18901
+1 215-348-6098
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A fun insight into a lost art

The Moravian Tile Works is a wonderful companion to Fonthill Castle as it gives an insight into how... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
via mobile
engaging mix of museum and active workshop

The Moravian Pottery & Tile Works is both a museum of Henry Mercer's activities in participating in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Quakertown, Pennsylvania
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
130 E Swamp Rd, Doylestown, PA 18901
+1 215-348-6098
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Moravian Tile Works is a wonderful companion to Fonthill Castle as it gives an insight into how Henry Mercer made his tiles and the designs that he frequently used. On sight you can watch artisans making tiles in the same fashion that Mercer himself...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Moravian Pottery & Tile Works is both a museum of Henry Mercer's activities in participating in the arts & crafts movement and a working shop where you can buy new tiles done in the same designs of the previous century. As other reviewers have...More

Thank PAhomebody
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the most interesting places of pottery history. With the Mercer Museum and Fonthill, this trio of venues is amazing. I live nearby and I have Moravian Tile from this facility in my house. It is beautiful. And so completely unique. The...More

Thank Bobbie S
linda v, Adm Asst. at Moravian Pottery and Tile Works, responded to this review

Bobbie S, Thank you for sharing your enthusiasm for this incredibly valuable historic site! I think I can speak for everyone here by relaying our appreciation to customers such as yourself who support this unique living history museum! Thank you for rating us! Linda Vuono,...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed the uniqueness of this attraction. After watching a short video of the history, we had a self-tour of the premises. Tiles can be purchased in the museum store. Highly recommend a visit. There are also picnic tables available should you want to spend...More

Thank benji5781
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

A unique and entertaining place to visit. Been visiting since I was a child and have never been disappointed.

Thank hhjanhart
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I've have visited this place many times but had not been back for several years. Still, great. I used to take all my guests here because I knew they would never see something like this anywhere else. I love anything from the Arts and Crafts...More

Thank Nancy E
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Came here before castle and glad we stopped in . Only $5 admission tour is approximately 1 hour and you will see them making the actual tiles they are selling . A fun time.

Thank Todd A
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Really enjoyed this place. Lots of interesting tiles and amazing building to tour. Also a gift shop you can buy some of the tiles for yourself or gifts.

Thank Sandy_T010
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

I had a few hours to spare so I decided to stop by Moravian Pottery and Tile Works. For $5 (adults), you watch a short video of Mercer and the Moravian Pottery facility, and then walk around on a self-guided tour. The video was a...More

Thank marsjunk47
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Tile works is a really neat place to go. I can't remember how much it costs but it wasn't much. We did a self directed tour and the place is incredible! They still have someone making tiles and it was an interesting tour. I...More

Thank barb338
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What tiles are they making now - we will be there in two weeks -week before Easter - are they doing rabbits?
24 March 2017|
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Response from AmyD1204 | Reviewed this property |
They had tons of designs so my bet would be that they have a rabbit. All the tiles are beautiful.
John R
Does the site have handicap access? Thank you. Kathy Rowan
2 June 2015|
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Response from BetsyLeeK | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don't know. You would have to check their web site or call them.