Arklow Pottery has been an important part of Arklow and Ireland’s social landscape since its establishment in 1934, until its eventual closure in 1998.
This website aims to capture some of the heritage and history of Arklow Pottery through the years.
Take some time to explore this online resource – listen to the stories of those with deep roots in Arklow Pottery, view the historical photos and videos for insights into pottery life, and use the digital Backstamp and Patterns archives to find out more about the Arklow pottery pieces you have at home.
Visit Arklow to discover more about Arklow Pottery.
The Arklow Pottery Trail connects 7 locations where you can view Arklow Pottery collections and memorabilia. A special family friendly Activity Sheet ensures even the youngest explorer will enjoy the trail, with a fun activity to complete at each location.
Download the Trail map and brochure here.
Get a glimpse into the past.
View old videos and photos from Arklow Pottery through the eras.