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Address: 10125 E. Jefferson Avenue, Detroit, MI 48214
Phone Number: +1 313-822-0954
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Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Description: Pewabic is a community of makers, educators and innovators devoted to...
Pewabic is a community of makers, educators and innovators devoted to progressing ceramics. We operate as a non-profit dedicated to making ceramics relevant and accessible to all by supporting artistic innovation and creating meaningful learning experiences.
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Browse the gorgeous pottery in the shop and visit the museum and learn about the history of Pewabic Pottery. Some locals took me there when I was in town, I definitely want to go... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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Martinsburg WV
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109 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Martinsburg WV
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Browse the gorgeous pottery in the shop and visit the museum and learn about the history of Pewabic Pottery. Some locals took me there when I was in town, I definitely want to go back and shop!

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22 reviews 22 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

I was familiar with its history, drove past many times but just never knew it was there. There is a small museum, the artists can be seen working, they offer classes and they have a very nice shop.

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Waterford, MI
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Because of it's beauty and historical significance, I have been a long-time admirer of Pewabic pottery and tile. We finally got a chance to visit Pewabic Pottery this weekend and it was everything I hoped it would be. The staff was very friendly and knowledgable and we happened to visit on a day when they were giving tours. My three... More 

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Toledo
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

I simply cannot believe that Pewabic Pottery is within an hour of my home and I just recently discovered it and so happy that I did. Absolutely beautiful things. My husband and I spent several hours just walking through the several rooms and galleries admiring all of the work. We purchased house numbers to install on our home and I... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I went there with the intention of buying Christmas gifts. Everything is so beautiful and I was able to find lovely items for my family and friends.

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Detroit, Michigan, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Pewabic Pottery is a must-see in Detroit for anyone interested in pottery or fine arts. The Tudor revival style building was named a national historic landmark in 1991. The pottery was established in part by Mary Chase Stratton as part of the arts and crafts movement which made its way to the United States around the turn of the twentieth... More 

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Flat Rock, Michigan
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48 reviews 48 reviews
7 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I've taken pottery workshops at Pewabic Pottery in the past. This is an excellent opportunity for people to learn pottery skills from day 1 or to expand their skills at a professional level. I wish they would offer more classes in the daytime as it is next to impossible for me to drive to Detroit on a weeknight for a... More 

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San Francisco, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Just when you think Detroit is nothing but abandoned plants and factories, you find Pewabic. A working museum you can walk through, with kilns, stamping machines, clay mixers, pieces in various stages of development, people willing to talk to you about their work, exhibitions, and a history detailing the role of Pewabic's founders and other developments in the history of... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Interesting to see the history behind the place but also the pride and artistic skills put into the tiles and pottery.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Great place to browse for gifts and such. Lots of pottery and clay art to view and purchase.... or just walk around and enjoy the place... and maybe see how the pottery is created !

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