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Crafty Monkeys

3 Corney Place | Opposite the Town Hall, Penrith CA11 7PX, England
+44 17683 98975
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Excellent way to hide from the rain

We were on holiday for a week in August and luckily had a week of sunshine mostly. But one... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2015
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Great morning

Went here as we was visiting Penrith and it was raining. Had a go on the pottery wheel which was a... read more

Reviewed March 14, 2015
Nikki A
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A warm family welcome awaits you at our craft studio where you can have a go no matter what age or ability! No booking necessary during opening hours for all activities apart from the potter's wheels where tuition is included. All other crafts Decopatch, pottery painting and mosaics initial instruction given as required! Prices start at just £6.50. We can fully glaze and fire in our studio or loads of take home on the day options. We have our own toilet and baby change. Hot and cold drink facilities.
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“broad range” (2 reviews)
“handy tips” (2 reviews)
“all ages” (14 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
3 Corney Place | Opposite the Town Hall, Penrith CA11 7PX, England
+44 17683 98975
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Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

We were on holiday for a week in August and luckily had a week of sunshine mostly. But one afternoon we saw the rain coming decided to pop in here for a few hours after reading reviews. We weren't disappointed. We were greeted with a...More

3  Thank LesleyDavies34
Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

Went here as we was visiting Penrith and it was raining. Had a go on the pottery wheel which was a great laugh. Then me and the bf painted a teapot again was funny as we had a side each. The two girls that was...More

1  Thank Nikki A
Reviewed February 19, 2015

Plenty of choice of crafts made for a fun couple of hours with our children aged 10, 7 and 2. Service was helpful and friendly and just let us get on with our own thing but were happy to help if asked.

Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed February 18, 2015

Good relaxed spot, toys for the younger ones to play with n safety gate at the door. 4 year old enjoyed it but I found it expensive for what they did in the short time we werr there. Saying that I would recommend and also...More

Thank Jada23
Reviewed January 2, 2015

We called in here based on reviews we read. What a great place. The 4 adults had just as much fun as the 6 year old! The staff were friendly and helpful and we all came away with something we were proud of. The baby...More

Thank samc85lancs
Reviewed December 20, 2014

Visited here with my daughter and 2 friends aged 11 and what fun they had! I wasn't expecting to be there for 2 hours! It was such a relaxed atmosphere. Mine choose to paint. They were allowed to help themselves to their own paint and...More

Thank riosnowie20
Reviewed December 20, 2014

Very relaxed and friendly place to while away a few hours with the children - lots to tempt both tinies and older children.

Thank Hillsider2014
Reviewed November 4, 2014

Visited here whilst on holiday for a few days. My three year old daughter loved it we spent a good couple of hours here painting pottery. There is a lot of choice of activities and the staff are really friendly too. Would recommend defiantly worth...More

Thank phillippa T
Reviewed November 1, 2014

We were out of towners visiting Penrith for a couple of days. We found cheeky monkeys on TA as a number 1 attraction. Even with the post code finding them on trip advisor was easier - small tip - find the Town Hall and they...More

Thank Chr158ooth
Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

went here with my friend (30) my daughter (7) and my friends niece (2). We all enjoyed ourselves, we bought pots animals for the kids to paint. The place also has a play area for kids so if the children habe enough of painting they...More

1  Thank emsyandabs15
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Mary D
January 7, 2016|
Response from HKStockdale | Property representative |
Hi, we are open 10 - 4 Saturday and 11 - 4 Sunday. You can find all activities on our website You do need to book if you want a go on the potter's wheel - we get many adults on the wheel so don't be embarrassed! Use the... More
ann w
August 5, 2015|
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Response from Lokismum | Property representative |
Hi Ann it's Tim, we no longer own Crafty Monkeys but I will try to call you my number ends 2255 so you know it's me calling.