Musée de la Poterie Méditerranéenne

The Mediterranean Pottery Museum is inside a former oil mill, offering a tour of the Mediterranean to discover how Mediterrean civilisations lived, through pottery.

Installed in a former oil mill, the museum displays traditional ceramic items intended for practical or festive purposes, arranged according to their domestic use: storage, transportation or the preparation of meals. A journey through space and time, from France to Turkey via Morocco, Spain and Crete.

  • Toilets
  • Exhibition space
  • Film room
  • Pets welcome
  • Educational visits
  • Shop
  • Guided tours
  • Activity
  • Children's entertainment
  • Temporary exhibition
  • English
  • French

How to come?

14 rue de la Fontaine
30700 Saint-Quentin-la-Poterie

From 01/02 to 30/04 between 2 pm and 6 pm.
Closed Monday and Tuesday.

From 01/05 to 31/05, daily between 2 pm and 6 pm.

From 01/06 to 31/08
Opening hours daily between 10 am and 1 pm and between 3 pm and 7 pm.
Open from 10am to 13pm and 3pm to 7pm.

From 01/09 to 30/09.
Closed Monday and Tuesday.
Open from 10am to 12pm and 2pm to 6pm.

From 01/10 to 31/10 between 2 pm and 6 pm.
Closed Monday and Tuesday.


Reduced price: 2.50 €
Adult: 2.50 to 4 €
Group adults: 2.50 to 3.50 €.

Free entry for children < 12 years.

Tour of the Museum and the temporary exhibition:
Adults: from €2.50 to €4
Under 18s: €2.50
Group tours by appointment only from €2.50 to €3.50

Tour of the Museum and the Tour de l'Horloge (Clock Tower):
Adults: €5
Under 12s: Free
Group tours by appointment only: €5.

Payment method

Bank/credit card - Cheque - Chèques Vacances - Cash