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Stockwood Discovery Centre

Open Now: 11:00 - 17:00
Open today: 11:00 - 17:00
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Kids love it

This lovely place never ceases to amaze me! Find something new to see every time we go. On the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Steve S
Why had a never heard of this place?

I live less then half an hour away but had never heard of Stockwood. I feel I have made a discovery... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nikki G
Stotfold, England, United Kingdom
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  • Average5%
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London Road, Luton LU1 4LX, England
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All reviews horse drawn play area lego exhibition all ages carriage collection old cars transport museum free entry nice cafe local history great museum gardens are lovely few hours worth a visit couple of hours lovely place great afternoon
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This lovely place never ceases to amaze me! Find something new to see every time we go. On the flight path too so get to see planes going overhead :) Love it!

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I live less then half an hour away but had never heard of Stockwood. I feel I have made a discovery myself. Very friendly staff, lots of open space and park, beautiful gardens, museum with loads of carriages and more, a good cafe and plenty...More

Thank Nikki G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting my son and as it was a rainy day we visited the Discovery Centre. It was small but interesting I am in a wheelchair and it was mostly accessible. We had lunch in the Garden cafe, I had a slight issue with...More

Thank Dee B
Reviewed 1 week ago

beautiful time spent here with loved ones, love to have a walk in the gardens which are well kept and to be proud of. the local history clearly on display is so fascinating.

Thank Elisa H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like the discovery centre because it offers a variety of interest and experiences for all the family. The Gardens are delightful and you can walk around them and see plants from a wide variety. The display of farming equipment and Luton's past history are...More

Thank josen371
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

plenty to do and see for the children, good cafe for food ,very varied exhibits ,lovely gardens and gift shop

Thank davidlP5711IZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best visit ever. Will be returning. Me an my family enjoyed a lot. Good location. I would definitely recommend to everyone.

Thank LukeShow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stockwood has lots of things to do. The museum is interesting, there is a good café, the Mossiman collection of vintage carriages is brilliant and there are two very interesting traction engines named Dennis and Janet. Apart from the museum the park has a number...More

Thank Dennis H
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

A wonderful place with lots to see and explore! Also worth mentioning it's free so that's a bonus :-) Great day out with the family and deffo worth a visit

Thank aklima285
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Haven’t been here for a few years but wasn’t disappointed, very educational, lots to see. Staff very friendly and gift shop not to big so the kids won’t spend a fortune....

Thank hippychickDownSouth
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Gavin S
28 June 2018|
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Response from LutonCulture | Property representative |
Hi, Yes they do. Thanks
Ilze R
11 March 2018|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
Most probably, bus to Marsh Farm or Barton le Clay will probably drive down Stockingstone Hill and there are stops near lights at junction with Old Bedford Road. From there it is a 2 minute walk. Bus journey probably 15... More
Barbyy B
1 April 2017|
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Response from Eric51 | Reviewed this property |
Admission to the Discovery Centre is free, although some special events attract a charge.