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Delft Pottery De Delftse Pauw

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Family owned Delft Pottery that produces the hand-painted traditional Delftware. Free guided tours by professional guides. Showroom en shop.
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Delftweg 133, 2289 BD Delft, The Netherlands
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All reviews delft pottery personal tour free tour hand painted whole process no pressure to buy free visit knowledgeable guide small factory gift shop start to finish family business family owned interesting talk tram station guided tour beautiful items
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a gorgeous tour of this beautiful family factory. We were lucky enough to be the only ones on the tour, which made it even more interesting. The guide was very knowledgeable and explained the process in much detail :) we were very impressed...More

Thank Marlotte S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a tour of this factory and shop after taking a train, bus and walked to here. We were told by shop people that there were two Delft places; 1 big business and family owned. We wanted to go to the less commercialized place....More

Thank T G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

May not be as fancy as Royal Delft, but it's just as interesting and not as commercial. A nice walk from the Markt, don't bother with the tram.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The people at this factory are amazing and so understanding!! We ended up getting lost in the rain and showed up a half hour late for our tour. They allowed us to get in on the next tour which was so informative. It is amazing...More

Thank Tiffany B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great experience and so worthwhile taking the time to go there. This free tour was very personal with very friendly staff who were prepared to take the time to answer any questions. The family run business with their 28 employees all hand...More

Thank Stay303908
Reviewed October 8, 2018

My wife and daughter and I were the only ones visiting at the time, so we were given a personal tour. Our guide was very informative and personable. The gift shop alone is filled with many beautiful pieces - many of which were out of...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

The tour is free, they do ask that you buy some milk chocolate Dutch clogs for €2.50, but that is not really a hardship. Very interesting to see how the pottery is cast, fired and painted. If you’re in Delft you should give this a...More

1  Thank roxies21
DelftPottery, General Manager at Delft Pottery De Delftse Pauw, responded to this reviewResponded September 29, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are happy you liked the tour and thank you your description how visitors can reach us by tram. Kind Regards.

Reviewed September 12, 2018

We were on a day tour to Kinderdijkt and the Haag and this was our last stop of the day. We had a brief tour of the small factory and saw how the Delft pottery is made. We then visited their beautiful gift shop and...More

Thank jandefischer
Reviewed September 11, 2018

My sister and I took a free tour of their facility. It was excellent! We learned about the clay, the molds, the painting and then the firing of the pottery. We also were able to watch some artists paint the dishes. The guide was so...More

Thank Carol V
DelftPottery, General Manager at Delft Pottery De Delftse Pauw, responded to this reviewResponded September 29, 2018

Thank you for your review. It is good to hear our guide did an excellent job. Kind Regards

Reviewed August 21, 2018

This was one of the best tours of our trip. It was short but so so interesting. We had a knowledgeable guide. The pottery is lovely. There were two artists at work upstairs and so we could see what they were doing. I didn't know...More

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DelftPottery, General Manager at Delft Pottery De Delftse Pauw, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2018

Thank you for your visit and your positive review. We are happy you enjoyed the tour. It is correct that in the centre we have shops too, in fact 3. However the collections are not entirely the same. So you did a good job by...More

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babala113
September 27, 2018|
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Response from DelftPottery | Property representative |
Yes, we can ship items for you. There is a charge for the postal fee. It is sent witn Insurance, so in case it arrivés damaged you get a free replacement, but fortunately this hardly ever happens. kind Regards.
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taylorbrock
July 27, 2018|
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Response from DelftPottery | Property representative |
Delft Pottery de Delftse Pauw offers a free guided tour. Our guide will show you around and explain everything about the process. Afterwards there is a showroom and a shop. The address is: Delftweg 133 - 2289 BD Rijswijk (on... More
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avanish1985
March 28, 2018|
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Response from Jim R | Reviewed this property |
We were on a tour from Amsterdam to The Haig and stopped at Delft. Did not see that there was an entrance cost - but they do allow visitors to buy stuff in their shop. It is all very interesting. Glad that we stopped. The... More
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