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Stockwood Discovery Centre

London Road, Luton LU1 4LX, England
+44 1582 548600
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Great place to have a walk around

Spent an hour or so walking around the gardens and discovery centre. Very nice cafe attached all... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dscott1971
via mobile
Weekend with the children

Took my young ones to the discovery centre. They had a great time and enjoyed playing in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mohammed I
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  • Average5%
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“horse drawn” (22 reviews)
“play area” (65 reviews)
“all ages” (47 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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London Road, Luton LU1 4LX, England
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+44 1582 548600
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Spent an hour or so walking around the gardens and discovery centre. Very nice cafe attached all though the service was that great. That said it was very busy.

1  Thank Dscott1971
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my young ones to the discovery centre. They had a great time and enjoyed playing in the gardens.

Thank Mohammed I
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love stockwood we have visited here for years. The grounds and displayed are fantastic. The cafe is poor the service is poor and the cleanliness is awful. Always take a packed lunch if staying for the day.

Thank Samuel H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been going to this park for several years and I do think it is a brilliant place to go for a wander round and when it has events on they do have good service. It is a good place for young children as...More

Thank Becca P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place made my daughters wedding a lovely day. The atmosphere was great and a brilliant room to have the reception in.

1  Thank Hazel H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If only we'd know this existed before.A lovely display of carriages & cars but the gardens were wonderful.Such a spacious area for picnics, a little forest to explore, a cafe with delicious food & a playground.The ladies who greeted us as we walked in were...More

Thank Rose D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting number of exhibits all local Luton stuff. Old fashioned Museum style, not many electronic exhibits, in a good way. My 6 year old grand son loved the gypsy wagons, Dinosaur film (warning bit violent) and Roman grave complete with skeleton! Get the kids to...More

Thank Philip R
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Reviewed May 19, 2018

I love walking in this park, it has interesting plants and a museum on cars. You can spend easily an hour or two looking around and have a drink at the cafe. Its a wonderful place, well kept, and its free! Lovely to spend a...More

2  Thank Mandy M
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Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

I quite like the place. They usually have an interesting photo exhibition there. The gardens and park are quite pretty.

Thank anonym698
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

Car, Carriages, Gardens, Greenhouse's, childrens play area, History of a working Bee Hive that's behind glass, Café, shop and working steam pumps, Traction engines some times in steam check web site. so plenty to do.

2  Thank michael4square
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Ilze R
March 11, 2018|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
Most probably, bus to Marsh Farm or Barton le Clay will probably drive down Stockingstone Hill and there are stops near lights at junction with Old Bedford Road. From there it is a 2 minute walk. Bus journey probably 15... More
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Barbyy B
April 1, 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
February 24, 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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