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The Lightbox

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French Impressionism.

Came by invite from the TOL. Lovely exhibit, really enjoyable,Sculptures, drawings, prints and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nigel B
Art exhibition

Buffet great. Staff helpful. Can only recommend. I have not been to the lightbox for a couple of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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“annual pass”(10 reviews)
“on display”(11 reviews)
“local history”(11 reviews)
The Lightbox gallery and museum is one of the most fun and exciting cultural spaces in the South East. Three galleries host a range of exhibitions from contemporary art to nationally famous artists which change regularly. The building is also home...more
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Chobham Road, Woking GU21 4AA, England
+44 1483 737800
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All reviews annual pass on display local history turner exhibition light box interesting museum free entry henry moore great building visiting exhibitions lovely cafe worth a visit coffee shop excellent value great asset cakes light lunch
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came by invite from the TOL. Lovely exhibit, really enjoyable,Sculptures, drawings, prints and originals. Very educational. Amazing colors. Nice opening nite with wine. Very lovely light filled building. Enjoyed lunch the next day.

Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Buffet great. Staff helpful. Can only recommend. I have not been to the lightbox for a couple of years and to be honest thought standards would have dipped. Not a bit of it. 👍

Thank Harvey80
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

This is a very interesting museum and collection of strtefacts and paintings. The one which I found particularly enjoyable was the rooms displaying household artefacts and items from 1900 onwards. There was my old Kenwood Chef on display...I am still using mine! Really interesting as...More

Thank Ann4all
Reviewed 27 August 2018

A very interesting gallery of local history, good for families of all ages. Easy to get to from the town, Nice coffee shop for a break or meeting place. There are other area of interest within the building.

Thank Louise C
Reviewed 6 August 2018

They have good exhibitions and a coffee shop to meet friends and a small shop which has interesting jewellery etc

Thank Hen R
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

A very interesting venue and a great chance to see paintings of Surrey by Turner outside a formal gallery. The annual pass is excellent value.

Thank Aston000179
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Gallery showing many artists and also showcases famous art and exhibitions at intervals. We have some fantastic artists in Britain, past and present that i am glad to see this gallery supports, superb. Very good gallery.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 9 July 2018

A wide variety of exhibitions with a quite interesting mini museum of Woking and the surrounding area plus a very nice coffee shop.

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I have visited The Lightbox many times and have enjoyed every exhibition and event. In the museum section I particularly found the section on Brookwood Asylum very interesting. The cafe is also excellent.

Thank Geoff L
Reviewed 3 July 2018

I don't visit that often, but occasionally there is something on show that really appeals to me and is well worth a few hours spent enjoying the offering - whether it be paintings, photographs Woking history or travelling exhibitions. We've even bought the annual ticket...More

Thank John R
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29 April 2016|
Response from The_Lightbox | Property representative |
Hello, General admission is free. To enter our Main and Upper gallery exhibitions requires the purchase of a £5 Annual Pass (including for Senior Citizens). This Pass lasts for a whole year from the date purchased. The... More