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Stockwood Discovery Centre

London Road, Luton LU1 4LX, England
+44 1582 548600
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great place and lovely grounds,

great family visit, room for the kids to run around, lovely gardens and exhibition space, - lots... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
guy b
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Windsor, United Kingdom
Great free park and gardens but little to recommend the cafe

The park and gardens are great, and free! The gardens show different types of gardens which is... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jennifer P
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“horse drawn” (22 reviews)
“all ages” (45 reviews)
“play area” (55 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
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London Road, Luton LU1 4LX, England
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+44 1582 548600
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Reviewed 3 days ago

great family visit, room for the kids to run around, lovely gardens and exhibition space, - lots of motoring memorabilia ( close to vauxhall i guess ! ) with coaches and carraiges, old cars, steam traction engines, and various displays indoors, lovely cafe for a...More

Thank guy b
Reviewed 5 days ago

The park and gardens are great, and free! The gardens show different types of gardens which is educational. There is a nice playground for the kids, a stables, and the park generally. Easy parking. Nice modern facilities. Interesting few museum pieces about local history at...More

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In my opinion for a place that could keep your children entertained for 4 hours at least without an entry fee is superb. Good facilites and a safe and enclosed space with no dogs allowed. Educational without the children even knowing it. A perfect summer...More

Thank Lornahof
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Is the second most beautiful park in Luton and is really nice for having a walk around it on a sunny day.

Thank Bogdan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful place to go to with the family. Lots of things to do as a family. Very enjoyable. We were able to place tennis, swimming, face painting, pottery painting and lots of other things, plenty of walking and cycling. good choices of food places...More

Thank Flosyd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well set out free museum ,lovely grounds and great access for all free parking great for wheel chair users or people with buggies ,

Thank Jerry G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Gardens are lovely and there are lots of interesting places for children to play. The Museum has excellent displays which are child friendly. The Display has features which change on a regular bases to keep interest.

Thank Mr FD B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been to the play park at the discovery centre with kids and wife. Rate it average as the kids play in the park, there's not much adults can do apart from look around the gardens. Cafe is quite expensive for what it sells.

Thank richard b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plenty of interesting things for the great grandchildren but would be even better if it was a little more hands on. We went during half term and had a really enjoyable afternoon which was free admission. Food and drinks pretty basic and could be a...More

Thank Stewart B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can have a great afternoon or even whole day here, especially as the Café is a lovely place to eat and chill. The Vehicle Museum is getting a bit tatty, but then I guess that's why its a museum. When they have Exhibitions, they...More

Thank John F
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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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