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Open Tuesdays through Saturdays: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Closed Sundays and Mondays, and closed on the following days:
Closed New Year's Day (Jan. 1st)
Closed Independence Day (July 4th)
Closed Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 27, 2014)
Closed Christmas Eve (December 24th)
Closed Christmas Day (December 25th)
Closed Boxing Day (December 26th)


All visitors are welcome to see the 35-minute multimedia show and enjoy two floors of the museum exhibits. For those who wish to have a guided tour, there is no extra cost beyond the admission fee. Guided tours are generally offered Tuesdays through Fridays between 9:30 and 3:00, depending on the schedule of the tour guide. We recommend that you contact us in advance to schedule your guided tour.

Weekend guided tours are occasionally offered upon request, depending on the schedule and availability of the tour guide. Weekend guided tours must always be scheduled in advance.

Please call the Museum to book guided tours (330-386-6001 or 800-600-7180).


  • Ohio History Connection members: FREE
  • Adults (ages 18 and up): $4.00
  • Students of all ages: $2.00
  • Active members of the military and their dependents: FREE
  • Children (ages 5 and under): FREE

AAA discount available. Only one discount per person. No additional discounts apply to student tickets.


BECOME A Museum of Ceramics Foundation MEMBER, and help SAVE THE MUSEUM! DONATE TODAY! - click here

You can show your support for keeping the Museum of Ceramics open by joining the Museum of Ceramics Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. If you wish to upgrade your membership level at any point during the year, we'll be glad to issue you a new member card. Just stop in or give us a call: 1-800-600-7180.

Donate $50 annually to become a ROCKINGHAM member

Member benefits include all Ironstone benefits, plus:

  • 10% Gift Shop discount
  • 10% discount on event ticket fees
  • Free admission for 12 months applies to two (2) people per visit, or for a family (two adults and their children under 18 years old)

  • Donate $100 or more annually to become a PARIAN member

    Member benefits include all Rockingham benefits, plus:
  • Free admission for 12 months for four (4) people

  • Donate $250 or more annually to become a MAJOLICA member

    Member benefits include all Parian benefits, plus:
  • Five (5) free admission single use passes to the Museum
  • Discounts on Museum rental fees

  • Donate $500 or more annually to become a BELLEEK member

    Member benefits include all Majolica benefits, plus:
  • Ten (10) free admission single use passes to the Museum, good for 1 year
  • Special invitation to annual donors reception
  • Priority consideration and discount on museum rental fees

  • Donate $5000 or more to become a LOTUS WARE member

    Member benefits include all Belleek benefits, plus:
  • Twenty (20) free admission single use passes to the Museum, good for 1 year
  • One free 2-hour rental of the Museum during first twelve months from original donation

  • *Voting rights shall not be exercised unless the member's contribution shall have been paid in full at least 30 calendar days before the Foundation's annual meeting or any special meeting.

    Copyright © 2002-2013. All Rights Reserved.
    Photographs copyright Catherine S. Vodrey (www.WordBanquet.com).

    The Museum of Ceramics, 400 East Fifth Street, East Liverpool, Ohio 43920
    Telephone: 330-386-6001 or 800-600-7180 ~ Email


    The Museum of Ceramics Foundation is pleased to announce that by March 2014 (if not sooner) we will welcome visitors to our new ACCESS? ALL RIGHT! addition. Then we will finally have an elevator and an accessible restroom, after thirty-three years of only partial access. The short term bad news is that until the ACCESS? ALL RIGHT! project is finished, the Museum of Ceramics is inaccessible; there is currently no wheelchair access into the museum. We apologize for this short-term inconvenience, and look forward to welcoming you and your friends and family once we finish our project. If you had hoped to visit during this time, then do send an email with the number of people in your party to Sarah W. Vodrey at MuseumOfCeramics@gmail.com to receive a special get in free coupon for later.