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Stockwood Discovery Centre

London Road, Luton LU1 4LX, England
+44 1582 548600
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Great for the children

Something for everyone. The exhibits in the Mossman collection are interesting, some offer... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Viv M
Spud and I

Well what can I say - ordered a ceaser salad with chicken !!! Mixed leaves that were drippy and... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
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London Road, Luton LU1 4LX, England
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Something for everyone. The exhibits in the Mossman collection are interesting, some offer interactive opportunities. The Heritage Gardens were not particularly tidy the last time we visited, however, still a joy to meander through. Children loved the activity area, the spider especially. Cafe area offered...More

Thank Viv M
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Well what can I say - ordered a ceaser salad with chicken !!! Mixed leaves that were drippy and chicken breast pieces that looked like they had been chewed ! And stale lumps of bread for croutons ! Dressing was mayo !!! Not impressed !...More

Thank clareevans21
LutonCulture, Manager at Stockwood Discovery Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Many thanks for taking the time to provide this feedback which is greatly appreciated and gives us the opportunity to investigate and resolve. We aim to provide a first-class visitor experience at all times and regret that on this occasion you did not find this...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

nice reception area, good places to walk,child friendly, good café.swings etc for children.nice gardens .

Thank 301timo
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great place for all the family or just by yourself. The park has lovely themed gardens to stroll around and to relax.There is a museum with Cars and Carriages and when I went they had a Lego Trail. There are also other outbuildings with exhibitions...More

Thank devillegirl
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Well worth a visit with the children, take a picnic and enjoy the beautiful gardens and let the kids run off steam on the play area and through the gardens.

Thank 203Lynds
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

A lovely spot with a play area outside, interesting bee exhibitions in the glasshouses, pretty gardens with a trail, large grassy areas for picnics and playing ball. Inside the permanent display of various vehicles, Luton memorabilia, olde worlde school display, domestic artefacts and up-to-date environmental...More

Thank SVB210
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Lovely area for smaller children to play. Nice indoor museum of old carriages and modes of transport. Nice and reasonable cafe and small gift shop.

Thank shellycoates
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We live 5-10 mins walk from Stockwood and literally visit it every week as our young son loves the play area etc. Normally only have a hot/cold drink as the food is very overally priced, but today decided to have lunch there. What a mistake...More

Thank jefferym70
LutonCulture, Manager at Stockwood Discovery Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Many thanks for taking the time to provide this feedback which is greatly appreciated and gives us the opportunity to investigate and resolve. We aim to provide a first-class visitor experience at all times and regret that on this occasion you did not find this...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017

Friendly staff and an excellent free activity for all ages. it brought back many memories for my dad who is in his eighties. I love the peace and quiet of the gardens and the children love the freedom of the open spaces and the play...More

Thank _carolemaryt
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We saw the amazing, interactive, child-friendly Lego Exhibition last year so were looking forward to going to this year's one. It was such a disappointment - mainly a few small exhibits with some information not really accessible to younger children. The animals had fallen over...More

Thank TravellerNearLondon
LutonCulture, Manager at Stockwood Discovery Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Hi, I am sorry that you were disappointed in your visit to the Lego display. We did use a different company this year, however the reason for that wasn't funding. We like to try new things and to see what works and what doesn't. We...More

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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
24 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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