Just outside Yarmouth in an area of outstanding natural beauty is Chessell Barns Pottery, a great place to visit whatever the weather, but especially great on cold, rainy days.
After a brief demonstration, little ones and grown ups alike can enjoy the experience of decorating their very own piece of pottery free hand or using special hand cut sponges. Choose from one of their hand made earthenware or their exclusive Emma Bridgewater pottery.
It doesn't matter what day of your holiday you visit as you can collect it a few days later or have it posted to your home.
You can take as long as you like so whether it is a couple of hours or a whole day this is a great experience with a very personal memento of your island visit.
Pop into the award winning cafe and sample a great selection of delicious lunches and freshly home-made scones and cakes.
Try one of their Ultimate Island Cream Teas made using only the best fresh locally sourced ingredients.
And of course as well as your own unique creation, there is a gift shop for you to find a special keep sake of your experience.
Chessell Barns Pottery - 01983 531 248
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