Journey To Space

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 5TH JANUARY 2014

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Dates:
16th February 2013 until 5th January 2014
 
OPENING TIMES
Tue to Fri 12noon-1pm & 3pm-5pm | Term time: Tue to Fri 12noon-1pm, 3pm-5pm, Sat & Sun 11am-5pm
 
PRICES
£4.50, concs £4, family £16, under 2s free
 

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Journey To SpaceDiscover invites you to Journey to Space and find missing astronaut Major Tom through their interactive exhibition for families. Take off in the giant rocket, explore red hot, icy blue and mysterious green lands and meet Robert the Robot along the way. Follow the trails to complete tasks and crack codes while exploring the exhibition created by award-winning illustrator and animator Jim Field who won the Roald Dahl Funny Prize Award in 2011 for Cats Ahoy!

 

About Discover Children's Story Centre

Discover is a fantastic storytelling centre in Stratford East. Story Trails and Garden Trails run frequently and vary from carnival costumes to Capoeira moves, from wizards and witches to pirates or plants. Some of the most effective and most used exhibits here are the simplest, such as a dressing up chest, or a puppet theatre. More about Discover Children's Story Centre

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Journey To Space  photo by Tim Mitchell  

  
Journey To Space - photo by Tim Mitchell

Journey To Space photo by Tim Mitchell 

 
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LondonTown.com - Journey To Space Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Stratford Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
West Ham Tube Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Journey To Space on LondonTown.com

 
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Near Journey To Space
The Westbridge Hotel London
The Westbridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £63  32% off
335 - 337 High Street, E15 | 3 minutes from Journey To Space
The Westbridge Hotel, Stratford is a unique boutique hotel that adds a sense of style to east London. Guests can choose from standard double and twin ...More
 
 
 
ibis London Stratford London
ibis London Stratford
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £39  35% off
1a Romford Road, E15 | 6 minutes from Journey To Space
Post the 2012 Olympic developments, Stratford has become one of London's most significant up-and-coming areas. Great transport connections mean that the City of London, Docklands and ...More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-Stratford London
Holiday Inn Express London-Stratford
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £50  21% off
196 High Street, E15 | 8 minutes from Journey To Space
The traditional East End and the vibrant new business culture of twenty-first century London meet in Stratford. Great connections to the Docklands business parks and the ...More
 
 
 
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Life After Beth London
Now On
Life After Beth
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Tuesday 30th September 2014 - 6pm
Stratford Picturehouse, Gerry Raffles Square, Salway Road, E15 | 5 minutes from Journey To Space
Zach is plunged into grief when his girlfriend Beth is bitten by a snake during a hike and subsequently dies. A few days after the funeral ...More
 
 
 
Lilting London
Now On
Lilting
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Tuesday 30th September 2014 - 6.30pm
Stratford Picturehouse, Gerry Raffles Square, Salway Road, E15 | 5 minutes from Journey To Space
Richard is a sensitive yet broken man, whose lover Kai died recently. He struggles to come to terms with the loss and his isolation is exacerbated ...More
 
 
 
I, Robot London
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I, Robot
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Thursday 2nd October 2014 - 8.30pm
Stratford Picturehouse, Gerry Raffles Square, Salway Road, E15 | 5 minutes from Journey To Space
In the future, man and machine live in harmony. As decreed in The Laws Of Robotics, all automaton must protect human beings from coming to harm, ...More
 
 
 
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Theatre Royal Stratford East London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Theatre Royal Stratford East
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Gerry Raffles Square, E15 | 5 minutes from Journey To Space
Theatre Royal Stratford East opened in 1884 and became the home of the Theatre Workshop Company in 1954. The first performance ever held here was 'Richelieu' ...More
 
 
 
Stratford Picturehouse London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Stratford Picturehouse
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Gerry Raffles Square, Salway Road, E15 | 5 minutes from Journey To Space
Fitted out to luxury standards, Stratford Picturehouse is one of 20 independent cinemas operated by Picturehouse which also owns Clapham Picturehouse, the Gate Picturehouse, Greenwich Picturehouse, ...More
 
 
 
Sugarhouse Studios London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sugarhouse Studios
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
107 High Street, Stratford, E15 | 13 minutes from Journey To Space
Making use of 107 High Street, Stratford, a building scheduled for demolition in 2013, Sugarhouse Studios is a cinema, cafe and bar with a programme of ...More
 
 
 
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Discover Children's Story Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Discover Children's Story Centre
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
383-387 High Street, Stratford, Stratford, London E15 | Same location as Journey To Space
Discover is a fantastic storytelling centre in Stratford East. Story Trails and Garden Trails run frequently and vary from carnival costumes to Capoeira moves, from wizards ...More
 
 
 
The Old Town Hall, Stratford London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Town Hall, Stratford
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
29 Broadway, E15 | 4 minutes from Journey To Space
Once described as the 'finest building in Essex', the Grade II listed Old Town Hall in Stratford has been restored to full Victorian splendour with particular ...More
 
 
 
Annex East London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Annex East
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Unit 2, Hutchins Close, Stratford, London E15 | 5 minutes from Journey To Space
Annex East is a warehouse arts centre located just 100 metres from London's Olympic Park. The space will incorporate an exhibition space, a bespoke bar and ...More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Journey To Space

The best shops and markets near Journey To Space
Tiger London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tiger
London > Shopping >
Unit 45-46, The Mall, Stratford, Stratford, London E15 | 4 minutes from Journey To Space
The Swedish lifestyle store Tiger proves that cheap and cheerful can stylish too. Doing for interiors, toys and kitchen gadgets what IKEA has done for furniture, ...More
 
 
 
London Centre for Book Arts London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Centre for Book Arts
London > Shopping > Art and Design
Unit 18, SPACE Studios, Britannia Works, Dace Road, E3 | 19 minutes from Journey To Space
Everyone, from beginners to professionals, can learn the disappearing artform of book art at the London Centre for Book Arts, a unique place where people can ...More
 
 
 
Elevator Gallery London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Elevator Gallery
London > Shopping > Art and Design
Mother Studios, Queens Yard, White Post Lane, E9 | 20 minutes from Journey To Space
Elevator Gallery is a contemporary artist-run space in Hackney Wick, London and is housed in the attic of a former chocolate factory, above Mother Studios. Curators ...More
 
 
 
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Dar Marrakech London
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Dar Marrakech
London > Restaurants > African restaurants
403 High Street, E15 | Same location as Journey To Space
African Cuisine...More
 
 
 
King Eddie's London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King Eddie's
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
47 Stratford Broadway, E15 | 4 minutes from Journey To Space
A gastropub East End style - and that doesn't mean organic, corn-fed jellied eels and a gang of smoke ventilation engineers. The team behind King Eddie's ...More
 
 
 
Dane's Yard Kitchen London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dane's Yard Kitchen
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
133 High Street, Stratford, E15 | 11 minutes from Journey To Space
Modern European Cuisine...More
 
 
 
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Near Journey To Space
Four Corners London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2.2 miles from Journey To Space
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ...More
 
 
 
Connexions Careers Centre London
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Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Careers Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 3.2 miles from Journey To Space
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ...More
 
 
 
The Making Space London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 3.3 miles from Journey To Space
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ...More
 
 
 
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All Star Lanes, Westfield Stratford City London
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All Star Lanes, Westfield Stratford City
London > Leisure >
Westfield Stratford City, Stratford, London E20 | 6 minutes from Journey To Space
This fun bowling alley and restaurant on the second floor of Westfield Stratford City Shopping Centre is a great place for a gang of you to ...More
 
 
 
The Greenway London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Greenway
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Marshgate Lane, Stratford, E15 | 13 minutes from Journey To Space
The Greenway is a flat, almost continuous and straight traffic-free walking and cycling route that carves through East London and the Olympic Park at high level, ...More
 
 
 
London Olympics BMX Track London
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London Olympics BMX Track
London > Leisure > London Olympics Venues
Olympic Park, E20 | 15 minutes from Journey To Space
The adapted Olympic BMX Track, the home of the BMX Cycling competition in the 2012 London Olympics, reopens to the public on 4th March 2014, a ...More
 
 
 
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King Eddie's London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King Eddie's
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
47 Stratford Broadway, E15 | 4 minutes from Journey To Space
A gastropub East End style - and that doesn't mean organic, corn-fed jellied eels and a gang of smoke ventilation engineers. The team behind King Eddie's ...More
 
 
 
King Eddie's London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King Eddie's
London > Nightlife > Pubs
47 Stratford Broadway, E15 | 4 minutes from Journey To Space
A gastropub East End style - and that doesn't mean organic, corn-fed jellied eels and a gang of smoke ventilation engineers. The team behind King Eddie's ...More
 
 
 
Morgan Arms London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Morgan Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
43 Morgan Street, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 33 minutes from Journey To Space
Yet another conversion of a grimy and atmospheric East end boozer into a gastropub, but in this case it's been done so well that it's hard ...More
 
 
 
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Davy's Wine Bar London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Davy's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
31 Fisherman's Walk, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2.5 miles from Journey To Space
At ground floor level on Fisherman’s Walk at Canary Wharf, tables, chairs and merry-makers spill out of doors on to the riverside during the summer months. ...More
 
 
 
The Fringe London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Fringe
London > Nightlife > Bars
Swan Wharf, Old Ford Lock, E3 | 17 minutes from Journey To Space
A pop up private members' club in a former Victorian stable in Swan Wharf, a 100-metre walk from the Olympic Park, The Fringe is the place ...More
 
 
 
Crate Brewery London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crate Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
Queen's Yard, E9 | 20 minutes from Journey To Space
A craft brewery and pizzeria overlooking the canal, Crate Brewery offers a unique location to enjoy a pizza and a pint in a former print factory ...More
 
 
 
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Museum of London Docklands London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Museum of London Docklands
London > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2.4 miles from Journey To Space
In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames ...More
 
 
 
Bistrotheque London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 2.4 miles from Journey To Space
...More
 
 
 
ExCel London Exhibition Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
ExCel London Exhibition Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 2.4 miles from Journey To Space
A stunning architectural achievement, gigantic amounts of floor space accompanied by shops, bars and hotels, London’s purpose built exhibition centre, opened in 2000, is an exciting ...More
 
 
 

Discover Children's Story Centre events

 
Fun PalacesFun PalacesMark the 100th birthday of theatre director and cultural innovator Joan Littlewood with Fun Palaces, a communal celebration of arts, culture and science. The event features treasure trials, dancing, creativity and walking.4th October 2014Saturday 4th October 2014 Where:
Discover Children's Story Centre, 383-387  High Street  Stratford    E15 4QZ
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Fun Palaces
event > Theatre > Fringe | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 4th October 2014 - 11am-5pm
VENUE  Discover Children's Story Centre 
Mark the 100th birthday of theatre director and cultural innovator Joan Littlewood with Fun Palaces, a communal celebration of arts, culture and science. The event features treasure trials, dancing, creativity and walking.
Once There Was... The Wonderful World of Oliver JeffersOnce There Was... The Wonderful World of Oliver JeffersOnce There Was... The Wonderful World of Oliver JeffersThe lovely people at Discover Children's Story Centre in Stratford celebrate the 10th birthday of Oliver Jeffers's classic 'How to Catch a Star' by exploring the author's magical worlds in a new exhibition bringing his fabulous picture books to life. Children and families will be able to walk into immersive environments inspired by 'How to Catch a 4th October 2014Monday 31st August 2015 Where:
Discover Children's Story Centre, 383-387  High Street  Stratford    E15 4QZ
Category: event
Once There Was... The Wonderful World of Oliver JeffersEditor's Top Pick - Recommended
On Soon
Once There Was... The Wonderful World of Oliver Jeffers
event > Theatre > Kids shows
DATES  27th September 2014 to 31st August 2015
VENUE  Discover Children's Story Centre 
The lovely people at Discover Children's Story Centre in Stratford celebrate the 10th birthday of Oliver Jeffers's classic 'How to Catch a Star' by exploring the author's magical worlds in a new exhibition bringing his fabulous picture books to life. Children and families will be able to walk into immersive environments inspired by 'How to Catch a ... More about this event
 
Star Wars Reads Day at DiscoverStar Wars Reads Day at DiscoverJoin publishers DK and meet Darth Vader.11th October 2014Saturday 11th October 2014 Where:
Discover Children's Story Centre, 383-387  High Street  Stratford    E15 4QZ
Category: event
On Soon
Star Wars Reads Day at Discover
event > Kids Events
DATES  Saturday 11th October 2014 - 11am-5pm
VENUE  Discover Children's Story Centre 
Join publishers DK and meet Darth Vader.
Star Wars With Simon BeecroftStar Wars With Simon BeecroftMeet the author of the DK books.11th October 2014Saturday 11th October 2014 Where:
Discover Children's Story Centre, 383-387  High Street  Stratford    E15 4QZ
Category: event
On Soon
Star Wars With Simon Beecroft
event > Kids Events
PRICING  Sat Free, Free, plus admission 5, concs 4.50, family 18.
DATES  Saturday 11th October 2014 - 2.30pm-3.30pm
VENUE  Discover Children's Story Centre 
Meet the author of the DK books.
The Big Draw Weekend at DiscoverThe Big Draw Weekend at DiscoverArt themed stories and activities, with a visit from Yasmeen Ismail.25th October 2014Sunday 26th October 2014 Where:
Discover Children's Story Centre, 383-387  High Street  Stratford    E15 4QZ
Category: event
On Soon
The Big Draw Weekend at Discover
event > Kids Events
PRICING  Sat/Sun Free, Free, plus admission 5, concs 4.50, family 18
DATES  Saturday 25th October 2014 at 2.30pm & Sunday 26th October 2014 at 12.30pm and 2.30pm
VENUE  Discover Children's Story Centre 
Art themed stories and activities, with a visit from Yasmeen Ismail.
October Half Term At DiscoverOctober Half Term At DiscoverJoin us every day over October Half Term for our new exhibition, favourite Oliver Jeffers stories, test your skills at our Great Goth Girl Bake Off and don't miss our author and illustrator guests.27th October 2014Friday 31st October 2014 Where:
Discover Children's Story Centre, 383-387  High Street  Stratford    E15 4QZ
Category: event
On Soon
October Half Term At Discover
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Art Workshop
DATES  27th to 31st Oct 2014 - 10am-5pm
VENUE  Discover Children's Story Centre 
Join us every day over October Half Term for our new exhibition, favourite Oliver Jeffers stories, test your skills at our Great Goth Girl Bake Off and don't miss our author and illustrator guests.
The Great Goth Girl Bake OffThe Great Goth Girl Bake OffJoin us for a frighteningly freaky Fete to celebrate the release of 'Goth Girl: A Fete Worse Than Death' by Chris Riddell.30th October 2014Thursday 30th October 2014 Where:
Discover Children's Story Centre, 383-387  High Street  Stratford    E15 4QZ
Category: event
On Soon
The Great Goth Girl Bake Off
event > Shopping > Fetes & Fairs - Village Fetes
DATES  Thursday 30th October 2014 - 12noon-2pm
VENUE  Discover Children's Story Centre 
Join us for a frighteningly freaky Fete to celebrate the release of 'Goth Girl: A Fete Worse Than Death' by Chris Riddell.
Sir Charlie Stinky Socks The Pirates Curse With Kristina StephensonSir Charlie Stinky Socks The Pirates Curse With Kristina StephensonJoin Kristina Stephenson, the brilliant Sir Charlie, his cat Envelope and the good grey mare for a musical storytelling adventure.30th October 2014Thursday 30th October 2014 Where:
Discover Children's Story Centre, 383-387  High Street  Stratford    E15 4QZ
Category: event
On Soon
Sir Charlie Stinky Socks The Pirates Curse With Kristina Stephenson
event > Kids Events
DATES  Thursday 30th October 2014 - 2.30pm-3.30pm
VENUE  Discover Children's Story Centre 
Join Kristina Stephenson, the brilliant Sir Charlie, his cat Envelope and the good grey mare for a musical storytelling adventure.
Fangs Vampire SpyFangs Vampire SpyJoin author Tommy Donbavand and his vampire detective hero Fangs.31st October 2014Friday 31st October 2014 Where:
Discover Children's Story Centre, 383-387  High Street  Stratford    E15 4QZ
Category: event
 
Fangs Vampire Spy
event > Kids Events
DATES  Friday 31st October 2014 - 2.30pm-3.30pm
VENUE  Discover Children's Story Centre 
Join author Tommy Donbavand and his vampire detective hero Fangs.
One Snowy NightOne Snowy NightOne cold winter's night, Percy finds squirrel, fox, badger and hedgehog shivering on his doorstep and he must find a way to help them. A Christmas tale based on Nick Butterworth's best-selling books.28th November 2014Wednesday 24th December 2014 Where:
Discover Children's Story Centre, 383-387  High Street  Stratford    E15 4QZ
Category: event
 
One Snowy Night
event > Theatre > Kids shows
DATES  28th November to 24th December 2014 - 10.15am-4.30pm
VENUE  Discover Children's Story Centre 
One cold winter's night, Percy finds squirrel, fox, badger and hedgehog shivering on his doorstep and he must find a way to help them. A Christmas tale based on Nick Butterworth's best-selling books.
 

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Dusk: Fevered Sleep
Theatre | Until 4th October 2014 

Stratford Circus 6 minutes walk from Discover Children's Story Centre

An exploration of change, hope, friendship and reunion, Dusk is a magical new interactive show for young theatre goers aged ...More

ArcelorMittal Orbit
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

ArcelorMittal Orbit 11 minutes walk from Discover Children's Story Centre

Created by the artist Anish Kapoor and structural designer Cecil Balmond, the continuous looping steel lattice of the striking red ...More

SHOP at Stour Space
Exhibitions | Until 1st October 2014 

Stour Space 17 minutes walk from Discover Children's Story Centre

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Coffee Morning And Special Viewing
Exhibitions | On 30th September 2014 

Chisenhale Gallery 1.68 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre

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Leytonstone Library
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Leytonstone Library 2.06 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre

Library service with weekly workshops and yearly special events....More

Bridge
Bridge
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

Museum of London Docklands 2.39 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre

From Hungerford to Blackfriars, Westminster and Millennium, Bridge looks at how London's bridges have inspired artists and continue to provide ...More

 
Rudy's Rare Records Last Record Shop Standing
Theatre | Until 5th October 2014 

Hackney Empire 2.42 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre

An old reggae shop in Birmingham is run by the short-tempered yet charismatic Rudy Sharpe, along with his son Adam, ...More

Hackney Central Library
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Hackney Central Library 2.44 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre

Library with lots of different facilities to offer such as PC and internet access and the Children's library service....More

It's My Party...
Exhibitions | Until 5th July 2015 

V & A Museum of Childhood 2.48 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre

An installation inspired by Wilfred, a 1930's toy rabbit, created by artists and children from Rushmore Primary School Hackney and ...More

Toy Stories
Toy Stories
Exhibitions | Until 14th December 2014 

V & A Museum of Childhood 2.48 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre

Italian photographer Gabriele Galimberti visited more than 50 countries over 18 months to create images of children with their most ...More

 
 
 
 
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