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The Lightbox

Open Now: 10:30 - 17:00
Open today: 10:30 - 17:00
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An interesting exhibition venue in Woking, well layed out exhibitions, clean, interesting and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
French Impressionism.

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

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Nigel B
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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 the ground floor interesting museum gift shop free entry visiting exhibitions lovely cafe sit outside worth a visit excellent value great asset meet friends regular basis
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An interesting exhibition venue in Woking, well layed out exhibitions, clean, interesting and friendly staff to advise. There is a place to eat but did not try it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank peterkleyn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for a one day visit, massive building but there are only two galleries, £5 is a lot for such a short tripMore

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Richx2014
The_Lightbox, Public Relations Manager at The Lightbox, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sorry to hear you did not feel your visit was good value. The Lightbox has 4 galleries in total - two that are free and two (currently showing Elisabeth Frink and Impressionism: The Art of Life) that you require the £5 Day Pass or £7.50...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018

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.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 30 September 2018 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. 👍

Date of experience: September 2018
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

Date of experience: October 2017
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.

Date of experience: July 2018
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

Date of experience: November 2017
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.

Date of experience: June 2018
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.

Date of experience: July 2018
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.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Steve L
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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