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!


New 1750 Tea Room Menu from the 25th February 

Why not make a day of it and explore the Visitor Centre accredited museum & exhibition to experience the heritage, browse the onsite retail shop or book a factory tour, then take lunch in the 1750 Tea Room with daily newspapers and free parking onsite during your visit.

February Offers:

Spend a minimum of £15.00 in the retail shop in any one purchase and get a free pot of tea or cafetiere of coffee in the 1750 Tea Room.

Why not treat your Valentine to an Afternoon Tea Your Way in the 1750 Tea Room at a special price of £25.00 per couple and receive a free box of Thornton's chocolates.  It is advised to book in advance. Offer ends on the 16th February.

February Promotion in-store only 

January promotion extended until 28th February, the onsite Osmaston Road Factory Site Retail Shop will have a promotion on the 2018 retired paperweights, giftware and tableware with up to 40% off while stocks last.

Why not visit us and make a day of it with lunch in the 1750 Tea Room or book a factory tour and experience the world of fine bone china in Derby.  Go to our Visit Us page for opening times, booking details and prices.

Bamfords Antiques Valuations - 6th March in the 1750 Tea Room from 10am to 12 noon

Bamford Auctioneers hold, on the first Wednesday of every month, a valuation morning in the 1750 Tea Room so bring any pieces of interest for a free valuation.