We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 6692 Richmond Road (Rte 60W), I-64 exit 234 near the intersection of Route 199 and Mooretown Road, Williamsburg, VA (Formerly Williamsburg Pottery Factory)
Phone Number: +1 757-564-3326
Website
Today
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Activities: Shopping
Description: The NEW Williamsburg Pottery is a set of 3 beautiful...
The NEW Williamsburg Pottery is a set of 3 beautiful, European-boutique-style Marketplaces: Gourmet Kitchen, Home Essentials, and Outdoor Living. We offer thousands of items both International and USA-made. We support local growers and small business with our Virginia's Finest, Award-Winning Custom Frame Shop, and handmade reproduction Salt Glaze Pottery. We are also home to a huge award-winning wine shop, hand-arranged custom silk flowers, and much more! We offer a huge variety of fine items at great values. From our "Best New Business in Williamsburg" Au Bon Pain restaurant, to summer Entertainment in the Courtyard, plus lots of new events and departments coming soon in 2013, The Pottery has so much new to discover!
read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 352 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 26
    Excellent
  • 37
    Very good
  • 45
    Average
  • 96
    Poor
  • 148
    Terrible
Most recent review
Fun Place to Shop

So glad we didn't listen to the negative reviews. We shopped at the old pottery and we have no nostalgia for dust and dirt! The new pottery is full of good buys and they still... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 12, 2015
BHHB
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

352 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

I used to love going to the old pottery visiting the candy store, the kitchen store, the old barns, the Christmas shop, exotic shop,Pepperidge Farms, and little mini mall along with the huge warehouse. There was always something to be found. They even had the old ceramic animals from pottery past that I sat upon when I was a kid.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

So glad we didn't listen to the negative reviews. We shopped at the old pottery and we have no nostalgia for dust and dirt! The new pottery is full of good buys and they still have plenty of pottery along with many other houseware items, wine, craft items etc. The place is spacious and clean, and the staff patiently wrapped... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Williamsburg, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

This is one of our local mysteries. How does this "new" Williamsburg Pottery manage to stay opened? You'll never have a problem parking, because there's almost nobody there. During the Christmas shopping season, the nearby shops were packed -- almost no parking to be found! But, right in the same area, the Williamsburg Pottery remains a ghost town. Gone are... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 8
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Why do you need a whole outlet mall dedicated to pots? Literaly spent an hour of my life looking at pots. Wouldn't recommend.

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Winchester, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Gone is the fun treasure hunts of the former Williamsburg pottery - beautiful facade, but difficult to find entrances, and no treasures - higher prices than other stores and very little merchandise. I'm afraid this once fun place will be a ghost town soon!

Was this review helpful? Yes 8
Cape Charles, Virginia
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
11 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We had always heard people talk about the Williamsburg Pottery and now understand that the place bearing the name is not what it used to be. In mid-December the parking lot was empty. We encountered another couple looking for an entrance. The entrances are not easy to find and once inside you do a lot of walking to see a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 7
Andrews, South Carolina
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

One of the best reasons to visit the Williamsburg area is gone, acres of old buildings filled with treasure at great prices, its been replaced with a Target like store with a fancy front. Who was the idiot that came up with this plan? No more wicker, cement fountains, flower arrangement's, row upon row of odd and wonderful finds. DONT... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 11
Friendsville, Maryland
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
12 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Where is the pottery!? Stopped in to see all the good pottery we remembered and found only a few items. The selection was horrible and the store was filled with a lot of items that you can find any where else. We did purchase some, but made sure it was made in 2014. What a huge disappointment.

Was this review helpful? Yes 7
Hockessin, Delaware
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

This place is gigantic and clean compared to the original Pottery. For some reason it was not as crowded but that was fine with me. We found a lot of neat things for our home and also got some good deals on the wine they sold.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

The new Pottery is a decent place to visit, but still needs improvement. We go during the Holidays and buy a few things and spend about an hour or two looking around. I agree, the building is nice, but you need to "WoW" us more on the inside and not the outside! There are a few nice areas that we... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Williamsburg Pottery also viewed

 

Been to Williamsburg Pottery? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Williamsburg Pottery staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?