Events this month @ Discover the Children’s Story Centre

discoverDiscover the Children’s Story Centre in Stratford is a place where children aged 0-11 and their families can enjoy a great indoor Story Trail full of the most exciting and brilliant exhibits for playing and learning, including a forest, magic tower, tea party area, a camp and special cones to listen and record stories. Outside they have a fabuous Story Garden where you can slide down a monster’s tongue, take off in a spacecraft, sail away in the pirate ship or hide out in the garden’s hut.

Discover is open everyday in the summer holidays and as well as their brilliant Story Trail, they have a garden, a story camp and masses of great events.

Events this month include:

Green Drops and Moonsquirters: The UTTERLY imaginative world of Lauren Child
Saturday 2 October

  • Hooray! our Story Studio reopens with the first ever exhibition to bring Lauren Child’s ever so imaginative books to life. Sit a Charlie and Lola’s kitchen table, dress-up in Charlie and Lola’s favourite outfits and perform puppet shows ot your friends in a theatre created from the four poster bed in The Princess and the Pea.

Lauren Child Book Signing
Saturday 16 October 11am – 1pm

  • Bestselling author and illustrator of Charlie and Lola, That Pesky Rat and Clarice bean is visiting Discover.


discover2Discover Children’s Story Centre
383 – 387 High Street
London E15 4QZ

Entry Fee:

  • Per adult/child: £4.50
  • Newham resident adult/child or concession (on proof of status/address): £4.00
  • Family Ticket: £16.00 for a family of 4
  • Children under 2: FREE

Or join their Hootah’s Friends scheme and pay a one off annual fee so you can visit Discover as many times as you like. Being a Hootah Friend means you can go to their extensive events programme without paying a penny extra. As one of their Friends, receive great extras, such as special parties and discounts.

  • 1 person: £25
  • 2 people: £40
  • 3 people; £50
  • 4-6 people: £60

Opening Times:

Tuesday – Friday 10am – 5pm

Open Mondays during the holidays

Saturday and Sunday 11am – 5pm

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