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Cowan Pottery Museum

Located in the Rocky River Public Library, 1600 Hampton Road, Rocky River, Ohio 44116-2699


Mo.-Th. 9 AM-9 PM; Fr.-Sa. 9 AM-6 PM; Su. 1-5 PM (during school year only)

Cost: Free, group tours by reservation

The museum features art pottery created in Lakewood and Rocky River by R. Guy Cowan and the Cowan Pottery Studio from 1913-1931. Artists include Alexander Blazys, Edris Eckhardt, Waylande Gregory, among others. Styles range from arts and crafts to art deco. Items on display include vases, bowls, candlesticks, ceramic sculptures and the famous Jazz Bowl by Viktor Schreckengost.