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Stockwood Discovery Centre

London Road, Luton LU1 4LX, England
+44 1582 548600
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Excellent visit

Earlier this week I visited Stockwood Discovery Centre. There is a wide selection of things to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JillWimbledon
,
New Malden, United Kingdom
Excellent day out!

Pleasantly suprised by a really good day out. Not being familiar with the area it was an unplanned... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Selina A
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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“horse drawn” (22 reviews)
“play area” (64 reviews)
“all ages” (47 reviews)
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LOCATION
London Road, Luton LU1 4LX, England
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+44 1582 548600
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"horse drawn"
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"play area"
in 64 reviews
"all ages"
in 47 reviews
"lego exhibition"
in 16 reviews
"carriage collection"
in 12 reviews
"transport museum"
in 11 reviews
"old cars"
in 13 reviews
"free entry"
in 27 reviews
"flight path"
in 6 reviews
"nice cafe"
in 14 reviews
"few hours"
in 26 reviews
"great museum"
in 8 reviews
"local history"
in 14 reviews
"gardens are lovely"
in 12 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 22 reviews
"older children"
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"couple of hours"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Earlier this week I visited Stockwood Discovery Centre. There is a wide selection of things to visit particularly the museum. We also ate in the Garden Cafe which was excellent value for money. A great place to visit!!

Thank JillWimbledon
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pleasantly suprised by a really good day out. Not being familiar with the area it was an unplanned visit and myself and my teenage daughter reall enjoyed discovery all that was on offer! Highly recommended! Finished off with a lovely lunch in the cafe!

Thank Selina A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots to see both indoors and out, great old coach collection too , free of charge and well recommend !!

1  Thank Mike W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is very good for the children. Nice cafeteria, with nice cakes. The playing ground gives lots of fun for the children. The museum also is very nice.

Thank herzsebet1963
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

We popped in the centre last week for lunch and to visit the wildlife photography Exhibition stunning pictures again this year the standard doesn't drop Pleasant lunch no to crowded

Thank Ken S
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We were pleasantly surprised when we visited the Discovery Centre especially because it’s all free. We weren’t expecting all the wonderful interesting museum areas around the garden. So interesting to find out the history about Luton and the surrounding areas. The gardens are very nice...More

1  Thank Keelyimps
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

having walked around these great time places,- old time work wagons and other horse drawn vehicles, looked at some great motors made in Luton, some stage coach used in a major film, photos of various scenes and a look at the horses next door .we...More

Thank NORMAN M
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

well worth a visit ,lovely gardens and tea room and museum,well kept ,good parking.tells the history of luton has been running many years

Thank stopsleybob
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Good for a morning out with children lots to do and keep your children busy parks Bg excellent and facilities good

Thank Jaykay786
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

There is something for everyone here - an open park, well tended gardens, children's play area, informative history museum, extensive carriage collection and a large café with plenty of indoor and outside seating. Moreover it is all free (apart from the café), which is an...More

Thank mouseHerts
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Ilze R
11 March 2018|
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Response from UniqueNR | Reviewed this property |
Not sure I’d check their website Best to get a taxi. It won’t cost much as it’s close by. Probably 10 mins away
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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.
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Amanda1904
25 February 2016|
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Response from LutonCulture | Property representative |
Hi, If you want to get a bus from Luton Town Centre then it is the Arriva bus No.321 from Church Street, Stop C9. The same number bus also departs from Harpenden , opposite The George Public House and St Albans , St Peters... More
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