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London For Toddlers: Discover Children's Story Centre

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Soft play
All ages

Discover Children's Story Centre

East London

Free - £34

The Discover Children's Story Centre is a one-of-a-kind children's facility located in the heart of London, providing an immersive experience in the world of children's literature through several floors of engaging activities.

The centre features two floors of interactive play areas inspired by classic fairy tales and children's books, designed to stimulate children's imaginations and inspire a lifelong love of reading.

In addition to its immersive play spaces, the centre also hosts ongoing events and exhibitions, providing children with the opportunity to engage with a variety of creative and educational experiences.

Furthermore, the centre includes an outdoor play area, providing a safe and stimulating environment for children to play and explore.

To complete the experience, the centre also features a bookshop and café, offering a selection of snacks and refreshments to fuel children's imaginations and keep them energised throughout their visit.

With its unique combination of interactive play spaces, engaging events and exhibitions, and a focus on promoting literacy, the Discover Children's Story Centre is an exceptional destination for families looking to inspire their children's creativity and foster a love of reading.


Adult or Child: £10
1 year olds: £5
Under 1s FREE
Concessions and Newham Residents: £9
4 Person Ticket: £34
4 Person Ticket, Concessions and Newham Residents: £30


PEAK days: sessions will be 3 hours and 15 minutes long, starting at 10:00 or 13:45
OFF PEAK days: 10:00 - 17:00

Discover Children's Story Centre

383-387 High Street

E15 4QZ




There is no parking available on the Discover site. The closest car parks are: Stratford multi-story car park. (5 min walk), Stratford Westfield Shopping Centre (10 min walk)


Cafe offers a range of hot and cold drinks, sandwiches, snacks and baby food


There is buggy parking available on our Ground Floor. We do not allow buggies and pushchairs in any of our storytelling or play areas.


Assistance dogs are welcome at Discover.


There are blue badge holder bays in the immediate vicinity of Discover on Bridge Terrace, off Bridge Road, which are clearly marked. Discover is wheelchair accessible, with step-free access to all entrances and a lift serving all floors. An accessible toilet is available on each floor.


Birthday Party Package includes:
Entry to Discover for 3 hours
Timed session in our immersive exhibition
A 45-minute pitstop for a packed birthday lunch and happy birthday
Two time slots available to choose from: 10:00 – 13:00 or 14:00 – 17:00
The food for children is served in a space themed party box including: Kids cheese sandwiches, Jelly squeeze, Pom Bears, Orange squash, Vegan option available. The cake is not included.

Until 31 March 2024: Birthday Party £345 10 Children and 11 Adults (can add more people, and party bags)
From 1 April 2024: Birthday Party £365 10 Children and 11 Adults (can add more people, and party bags)
NB – from 3 June – 19 July Birthday parties will not include an exhibition visit and will come at a discounted rate. To book: call 020 8536 5555 or email bookings@discover.org.uk

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