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Moravian Pottery & Tile Works

A National Historic Landmark, maintained as a "working history" museum. Handmade tiles are still produced in a manner similar to that developed by the pottery's founder and builder, Henry Chapman Mercer. You can purchase handmade reissues of tiles and mosaics made in the American Arts & Crafts tradition from us.

General
  • Credit Cards Accepted:
  • Days & Hours of Operation: Open Daily 10am - 4:45pm. Closed selected holidays. Tours are offered every half-hour, last tour at 4pm.
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  • Payment Policy: Visa, MC, American Express, Discover, personal checks, cash
Group Tours
  • Guided Tour - Min/Max Size: 30 max
  • Motorcoach Parking:

Of Molds and Tiles

  • February 15, 2015 - March 15, 2015
  • Location: Moravian Pottery & Tile Works
  • Address: 130 Swamp Rd, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday

Learn how to make a plaster master mold and a production mold. Students will carve a design into a plaster block to make a master mold and then cast ... View details

Handpainted Tiles

  • February 21, 2015 - March 21, 2015
  • Location: Moravian Pottery & Tile Works
  • Address: 130 Swamp Rd, Doylestown, PA 18901

Ever notice the old Spanish wall tiles in the Fonthill Museum? Many are made using a 16th century technique that allows one to fill in colors to achi... View details

3-Day Intensive Tile & Mosaic Workshops

  • March 17, 2015 - March 19, 2015
  • Location: Moravian Pottery & Tile Works
  • Address: 130 Swamp Rd, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

This three day workshop covers all the basic processes used by the Moravian Pottery and Tile Works to produce decorative tile, mosaics, quarry tile, a... View details

Mosaics

  • March 29, 2015 - May 03, 2015
  • Location: Moravian Pottery & Tile Works
  • Address: 130 Swamp Rd, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday

Learn how real Moravian mosaic panels are made! Combine smoky matt surfaces with glossy glazes to achieve a classic blend of surface, texture and col... View details

Of Molds and Tiles

  • April 04, 2015 - May 02, 2015
  • Location: Moravian Pottery & Tile Works
  • Address: 130 Swamp Rd, Doylestown, PA 18901

Learn how to make a plaster master mold and a production mold. Students will carve a design into a plaster block to make a master mold and then cast ... View details

3-Day Intensive Tile & Mosaic Workshops

  • May 12, 2015 - May 14, 2015
  • Location: Moravian Pottery & Tile Works
  • Address: 130 Swamp Rd, Doylestown, PA 18901

This three day workshop covers all the basic processes used by the Moravian Pottery and Tile Works to produce decorative tile, mosaics, quarry tile, a... View details

17th Annual Tile Festival

  • May 16, 2015 - May 17, 2015
  • Location: Moravian Pottery & Tile Works Park
  • Address: 130 Swamp Rd (Rte. 313), Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Take advantage of this unique opportunity to view historic and contemporary ceramic tiles featured by artists, dealers and collectors from around the... View details

Colored Cement Mosaics

  • May 31, 2015
  • Location: Moravian Pottery & Tile Works
  • Address: 130 Swamp Rd, Doylestown, PA 18901

In 1904, Henry Chapman Mercer had established a patented technique for making cement mosaics based on his already patented method of producing mosaic... View details

Colored Cement Mosaics

  • July 26, 2015
  • Location: Moravian Pottery & Tile Works
  • Address: 130 Swamp Rd, Doylestown, PA 18901

In 1904, Henry Chapman Mercer had established a patented technique for making cement mosaics based on his already patented method of producing mosaic... View details

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