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Bennington Potters

324 County St, Bennington, VT 05201-1902
+1 800-205-8033
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Country at its best

I love this place!! It's easy to spend way too much money there. You can tour the ceramic room... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2011
Boston, Massachusetts
Love this place!

Bennington Potters is a great place to stop, and shop if you're so inclined. They've been making... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2011
Redding, California
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Bennington Potters has been making stoneware pottery right here in Bennington, Vermont since 1948. Visit our destination home style store and pottery works. Free Factory Tours - Come See it Made! Talk to the potters and see pressing, casting, jiggering, finishing, glazing and firing in action. Buses and group tours welcome! Call for more information. Shop at Potters Yard in our historic Grist Mill and Old School House buildings. We sell our dinnerware, bakeware, and classic trigger mugs, as well as our own accessories and complementary glassware, tableware, linens, furniture and more - a unique shopping experience. Shop, factory and gardens on 3-plus acres. In downtown Bennington, less than a block off Vt. Rte. 7. Open every day.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
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324 County St, Bennington, VT 05201-1902
+1 800-205-8033
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Reviewed 14 October 2011

I love this place!! It's easy to spend way too much money there. You can tour the ceramic room where the pottery is made or just go shopping. They have pottery made on site and also all kinds of home goods (table clothes, dishes decorations...More

Thank Jesserdb
Reviewed 29 September 2011

Bennington Potters is a great place to stop, and shop if you're so inclined. They've been making their pottery for over sixty years. The shop is filled with all the different glazes and pieces of the pottery. I use pieces that I bought over 10...More

Thank SBunny
Reviewed 28 June 2011

Third trip to The Potters- love it every time! My collection grows in leaps and bounds as do those of my friends. The staff is very friendly and helpful and the pottery is absolutely gorgous! There are some great restaurants in town to refresh yourself...More

Thank mcushboy
Reviewed 15 June 2011

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit and tour-- and the very helpful and knowledgeable staff. Won't let my coffee mug out of my grasp--and found a beautiful pitcher with a stunning glaze. Put it on your list if you'r anywhere near Bennington.

Thank nancysta
Reviewed 14 June 2011

Plan on spending all day and finding the perfect gift for everyone on your list - not to mention plenty for yourself - at this one of a kind shopping destination! Bennington Potters has it all - from their signature handmade stoneware pottery line, available...More

Thank marym53051
Reviewed 11 June 2011

I have seen the sign for years and never took the time to venture in. Wow, was I surprised at what filled the spaces. There is so much to see, one could get drowned with great ideas! I loved the selection of merchandise and the...More

Thank candir74
Reviewed 9 June 2011

When travelling, I am always intigued by "factory tours" and have to stop..and we are almost always disappointed.... We stopped anyways and found the store full, interesting and charming..lots of pottery from all over the world, lots of country decor and unique table displays. We...More

1  Thank 02360ravcat
Reviewed 23 August 2009

This shop is in 2 buildings and is worth looking for with its pottery and many other items creatively displayed.

Thank davebvt
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Andrew C
28 November 2016|
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Response from BenningtonPotters | Property representative |
Hi Andrew, We do not offer any option where you would be able to paint your own pottery. If you are in the area stop in though to see the Potters making our pottery, and check out the Store here at Potters Yard!