Visitor Centre Events


Visitor Centre Events - Royal Crown Derby

The Royal Crown Derby Visitor Centre is based in the City of Derby, England, a perfect place to discover the proud heritage and traditions of such an iconic brand with its hand craftsmanship in making luxury fine bone china tableware and giftware for the global customer.

Experience the creativity in the making, using techniques unchanged in over 260 years, by booking a factory tour, view one of the largest Derby porcelain collections in the accredited museum, discover the heritage and story behind Royal Crown Derby, explore the company's connections to the UK's capital and nobility in the 'High Society' exhibition, or relax with afternoon tea in the 1750 Tea Room before browing in the retail shop which stocks both best quality and sligtly imperfect tableware and giftware. 

Why not take a look at the latest events coming up and plan your next visit!

What's on in April

Easter Afternoon Tea Collection Offer 1st - 20th April online & in-store

Are you planning to entertain your family & friends this Easter?  Why not impress them with Afternoon Tea!

Royal Crown Derby are offering you the chance to start your very own Afternoon Tea Collection by selecting any pattern and purchasing two cups & saucers and receive two 16 cm tea plates for FREE. Offer from the 1st to 20th April online and in-store at the Osmaston Road Factory Shop.

Celebrating Easter 1st - 20th April - Relax in the 1750 Tea Room during a visit to the Osmaston Road Factory Visitor Centre and take up the Easter Offer of having either a pot of loose leaf tea, with a selection of loose leaf teas including the Royal Crown Derby 1750 house blend, or a cafetiere of coffee, with a choice of coffee blends to select from, with a toasted Hot Cross Bun for only £3.50.

Derby Porcelain Society Seminar Saturday, 13th April in the 1750 Tea Room - for anyone who is interested in Derbyshire ceramics and would like to become a member of the Society should, in the first instance, click here for more details on the Derby Porcelain Society. Please note: the 1750 Tea Room and Museum will be closed all day to customers. Apologies for any inconvenience.

Indulge during UK Coffee Week 29th April - 4th May - celebrate the nation's largest coffee week in the 1750 Tea Room, offering a free home-made fruit scone and butter with a cafetiere of coffee purchased, offering a selection of coffee blends to choose from including the Royal Crown Derby house blend. Relax and enjoy, read a free newspaper during your visit and complete a customer feedback card, you might just win a Royal Crown Derby gift in the monthly prize draw!

What's on in May

The Royal Windsor Horse Show, 8th - 12th May

Visit us on Stand A090 in the Country & Lifestyle Living Shopping area at The Royal Windsor Horse Show from the 8th - 12th May, offering special show offers on tableware and giftware. Click here for RWHS ticket information.