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MacKenzie-Childs Pottery Workshop

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Address: 3260 SR 90, Aurora, NY
Phone Number: 800-640-0546
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9:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Description: Watch artisans create famous whimsical tableware.

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Interesting and eclectic!

We were in the area during the annual "barn sale" so we decided to check it out. We arrived late in the day, about an hour before closing, so it wasn't super busy. We had time to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

We were in the area during the annual "barn sale" so we decided to check it out. We arrived late in the day, about an hour before closing, so it wasn't super busy. We had time to walk through the barn sale and saw some really interesting things. We returned a few days later after the barn sale was over... More 

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rochester, ny
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Living in the Rochester area, I had been to Parkleigh Pharmacy, as well as EAST Aurora (very far from Aurora; actually WEST of Aurora) and had experienced the MacKenzie Childs craze. I have friends that are collectors, but never really was overly enthused, before my trip to the BARN SALE this past weekend. For those who are familiar with it,... More 

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Cornwall on Hudson, New York
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29 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

The farmhouse setting was beautiful and the house setting was incredible. It would have been nice to have a narrator on the house tour but leisurely strolling on your own worked well. The initial video was well done to familiarize everyone with what we were going to view. The gift shop is perfect with lots of special offerings. Allow lots... More 

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Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

We stopped just to look and what a great time we had. Fascinating to watch the interns working on a product. I think we had fun just seeing all the crazy things that could have the checkered design on them. Wish I could have afforded something!

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Rochester
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This is a must see. Crazy wild home furnishings, decorative pieces, pottery. Tour the farm house and workshop where all there items are hand painted by local artisans.

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

What pleasure to be transported from the everyday into a world of whimsy made reality. My friends and I made the trip to Aurora to have lunch at the Aurora Inn and to visit MacKenzie Childs. Both were extraordinary experiences and I feel refreshed and stimulated.

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Upstate, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I was amazed that this well known maker of art decor was right here in the Finger Lakes. Loved the tour of the house and the huge shop.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We were visiting family in nearby Penn Yan, NY and I saw a sign on the highway for this "attraction" so I researched and we decided to take a nice country drive to check it out. It is a feast for the eyes to say the absolutely least. Located out in the country, with geese and a pond, I would... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Friend insisted we make a trip to this place. It is an incredible smack of color and visual feast of what can be done in the name of art and offer for purchase as well. I was pleased to learn that the clay items are made there, and primarily by hand, despite the use of molds, these do take time... More 

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Reisterstown
10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Don't miss out on this fantastic studio. Every thing is so beautiful and special, it's like candy for your eyes.

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Additional Information about MacKenzie-Childs Pottery Workshop

Address: 3260 SR 90, Aurora, NY
Phone Number: 800-640-0546
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Aurora
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm

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