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The Porcelain Museum

Type:Museum

Porselensveien 6, 3920, Porsgrunn

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Handmade porcelain
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  • Porselensmuseet Porsgrund
  • View to the porcelain factory in Porsgrunn
  • Porselensmuseet Porsgrund
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  • Entre to the Porselensmuseum
  • Exhibition at the Porselensmuseum
  • Porcelain in Porsgrunn city
  • Exhibition Porcelain Museum in Porsgrunn
  • Exhibition of porcelain in Porsgrunn
  • The city of Porselain Porsgrunn, with flowers

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About

Welcome to the Porcelain Museum where tradition is combined with digital technology and dialogue. In the giftstore you can buy design items such as porcelain, jewelry and textiles.  

Through 1,000 items and digital installations, you become acquainted with the factory's over 130 years of history and production. During the weekdays you can see porcelain production in the porcelain factory.

Feel free to book a tour with visits to the factory, and see how the porcelain is created, burned and decorated. The museum is co-located with the Auction Hall which sells old PP. 

Every weekend there are creative activities for children.

On order:
Guided tour of the permanent exhibition in the Porcelain Museum
Workshop with clay in our ceramics workshop
Guided tour of Porsgrund Porcelain Factory's production line, and meet the employees at the venerable factory.
Order at + 47 35544500 or at post@telemark.museum.no

(NOTE! The museum constantly monitors the corona situation, and opening hours can be changed)

Opening hours 2021
The museum is open from Wed-Sun 11 am - 4 pm.
June 22 -22. August: The Porcelain Museum is open Tuesday-Sunday from 11 am - 4. pm.
The museum is closed on Mondays and can be closed on public holidays.

During the summer months there is a coffee supply in the old gatehouse by the river. 

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    Recent Reviews:

    • SupEvan
      Norway
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Porcelain museum
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 12th July 2018
      Great porcelain museum and shop, interesting display of different types of porcelain creations and you can buy some things in the shop when you leave. Read full review
    • TravellerMan72
      Oslo, Norway
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      More than just a Porcelain museum
      3 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 28th October 2018
      We have dropped by to visit the museum/shop and ask for more details of one old piece of porcelain we have. Some of the porcelain are really nice and cool especially the coffee/tea cups and... Read full review
    • 919debbiem919
      Saint Paul, Minnesota
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Amazing tour guide
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 19th May 2019
      The museum is perfect for home furnishing and porcelain geeks! Also museum curators! Our guide was extremely knowledgeable about the history of the porcelain factory and each of the styles and eras... Read full review

    Guide Prices

    Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
    ChildrenNOK120.00 admission
    ChildrenNOK40.00 admission
    AdultsNOK100.00 admission
    AdultsNOK250.00 admission

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Map & Directions

    Contact

    Tel: + 47 35 54 45 00

    Opening Times

    Season (6 Jan 2021 - 19 Dec 2021)
    DayTimes
    Monday - TuesdayClosed
    Wednesday - Saturday11:00 - 16:00
    SundayClosed
    Season (22 June 2021 - 22 Aug 2021)
    DayTimes
    MondayClosed
    Tuesday - Sunday11:00 - 16:00

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