Discover Children's Story Centre  

 
 
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383-387 High Street, Stratford, London E15 4QZ
 
 
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Daily 10am-5pm | First Floor Story World: Saturdays from 11.15am | Special exhibition: Term time: Mon to Thu 3.15 & 4.15pm, Fri to Sun & school holidays: on the hour 10.15am-4.15pm | Closed 24-27 Dec & 1 Jan
 
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£6.50 (Adults/Children), £5.50 (Concs) £22 (Family of 4), FREE (Children Under 2)
 

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Discover Children's Story CentreDiscover 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. Established in 1998, Discover provides creative, play and learning opportunities to enable children aged 0 to 11 and their carers to develop their potential. There is also a series of changing exhibitions to enjoy and events at the weekends and during school holidays. It particularly targets families in circumstances of social and economic disadvantage and ensures that children are listened to and can participate in decisions that affect their lives. They also have extensive community, education and training programmes.

 

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The Fantastic World Of Dr. SeussThe Fantastic World Of Dr. SeussThe Fantastic World Of Dr. SeussDr. Seuss's funny and fantastical stories are brought to life through an immersive exhibition inspired by much loved books like The Cat In The Hat, The Lorax and Green Eggs And Ham. The Discover Storytelling Centre is brilliant at this sort of thing, encouraging children to climb onto the Once-ler Wagon, dress up as Thing 1 and Thing 2, and play mu2017-01-23T00:00:00+00002017-08-15T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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event > Kids Events > Theatre Productions - Kids Shows
PRICING  £6.50 (Adult/Child), £22 (Family), concs £5, Under 2s Free
DATES  30th July 2016 to 15th August 2017
Dr. Seuss's funny and fantastical stories are brought to life through an immersive exhibition inspired by much loved books like The Cat In The Hat, The Lorax and Green Eggs And Ham. The Discover Storytelling Centre is brilliant at this sort of thing, encouraging children to climb onto the Once-ler Wagon, dress up as Thing 1 and Thing 2, and play mu... More about this event
 
Dylan The Shopkeeper With Guy Parker-reesDylan The Shopkeeper With Guy Parker-reesLiterary & Education, Author Event.2017-01-28T14:30:00+00002017-01-28T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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Discover's London Children's Book SwapDiscover's London Children's Book SwapDiscover's London Children's Book SwapGive your kid's bookshelf a refresh and exchange old books for new ones at the London Children's Book Swap. You're sure to find a participating venue near you as Discover's sixth annual drop-in literary event takes place at more than 80 different family friendly arts and cultural venues across London. City wide locations include Discover, Barbican 2017-02-11T12:30:00+00002017-02-11T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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DATES  Saturday 11th February 2017 - 12.30pm-4.30pm
Give your kid's bookshelf a refresh and exchange old books for new ones at the London Children's Book Swap. You're sure to find a participating venue near you as Discover's sixth annual drop-in literary event takes place at more than 80 different family friendly arts and cultural venues across London. City wide locations include Discover, Barbican ... More about this event
 
Shifty McGifty With Steven LentonShifty McGifty With Steven LentonLiterary & Education, Author Event.2017-02-13T14:30:00+00002017-02-13T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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Leafy The Pet Leaf With Philip Ardagh And Elissa ElwickLeafy The Pet Leaf With Philip Ardagh And Elissa ElwickLiterary & Education, Author Event.2017-02-14T14:30:00+00002017-02-14T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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Leafy The Pet Leaf With Philip Ardagh And Elissa Elwick
The Invincible Tony Spears With Neal LaytonThe Invincible Tony Spears With Neal LaytonLiterary & Education, Author Event.2017-02-17T14:30:00+00002017-02-17T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Discover Children's Story Centre, 383-387  High Street  Stratford    E15 4QZ
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Pattan's Pumpkin With Chitra SoundarPattan's Pumpkin With Chitra SoundarLiterary & Education, Author Event.2017-02-25T14:30:00+00002017-02-25T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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The Westbridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £54  33% off
335 - 337 High Street, E15 | 3 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
The Westbridge Hotel, Stratford is a unique boutique hotel that brings together luxury and comfort and adds a sense of style to east London. It houses ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn London - Stratford City
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £57  35% off
10A Chestnut Plaza, E20 | 6 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
Feel at home as soon as you enter the contemporary lobby of the Holiday Inn London Stratford City. This new generation Holiday Inn is located in ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-Stratford
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £46  41% off
196 High Street, E15 | 8 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
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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Brooks Farm
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Skeltons Lane Recreation Ground, 135 Skeltons Lane, E10 | 2.2 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre
Part of Capel Manor College, Brooks Farm, is a place to study and it's also a wonderful visitor's attraction with goats, sheep and pigs ... More
 
 
 
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Hackney City Farm
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
1 Goldsmiths Row, Hackney, London E2 | 2.9 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre
This inner city site next to Haggerston Park was used as a farm as far back as the early 1800s when fresh produce was grown here ... More
 
 
 
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Tumbling Bay Playground
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, E20 | 14 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
Trees form climbing scrambles and tall nest-like dens are connected by wobbling net walkways at the Tumbling Bay Playground within the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park - ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Discover Children's Story Centre
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The Old Town Hall, Stratford
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
29 Broadway, E15 | 4 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
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
 
 
 
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Annex East
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Unit 2, Hutchins Close, Stratford, London E15 | 5 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
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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ArcelorMittal Orbit
London > Attractions > Sights
Olympic Park, Stratford, E20 | 11 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
Presiding over the former Olympic Park the Anish Kapoor-designed ArcelorMittal Orbit observation tower, was described by Mayor Boris Johnson as that "something extra" needed to "distinguish ... More
 
 
 
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Scrambled Eggs Super!
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: 19th January to 26th February 2017 - Various Times
Discover Children's Story Centre, 383-387 High Street, Stratford, E15 | Same location as Discover Children's Story Centre
Literary & Education, Storytelling....More
 
 
 
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The Fantastic World Of Dr. Seuss
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: 30th July 2016 to 15th August 2017
Discover Children's Story Centre, 383-387 High Street, Stratford, E15 | Same location as Discover Children's Story Centre
Dr. Seuss's funny and fantastical stories are brought to life through an immersive exhibition inspired by much loved books like The Cat In The Hat, The ...More
 
 
 
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Submit To Love Studios Exhibition
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 30th November 2016 to 23rd February 2017 - 9am
Discover Children's Story Centre, Theatre Square, Stratford, E15 | 6 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
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Roof East
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Level 8 Stratford Multi-storey Car Park, Great Eastern Way, Stratford, London E15 | 4 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
Roof East , an event space eight floors up at the top of a multi-storey car park in Stratford is home to roof top ... More
 
 
 
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Theatre Royal Stratford East
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Gerry Raffles Square, E15 | 5 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
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
 
 
 
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The Red Crate
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Theatre Square, E15 | 5 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
A striking 220-seat eco-theatre similar to sister building, the National Theatre's temporary Shed theatre, The Red Crate, will be a game-changer for Theatre Royal Stratford ... More
 
 
 
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Tiger
London > Shopping >
Unit 45-46, The Mall, Stratford, Stratford, London E15 | 4 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
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
 
 
 
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Bottle Apostle East Village
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Unit 7.2, 3-4 West Park Walk, E20 | 14 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
Bottle Apostle is a lovely independent wine retailer where you get expert advice and the chance to try before you buy using self-serve enomatic wine ... More
 
 
 
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London Centre for Book Arts
London > Shopping > Art and Design
Unit 18, SPACE Studios, Britannia Works, Dace Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 19 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
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
 
 
 
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Dar Marrakech
London > Restaurants > African restaurants
403 High Street, Stratford, London E15 | Same location as Discover Children's Story Centre
African Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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King Eddie's
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
47 Stratford Broadway, E15 | 4 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
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
 
 
 
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Franco Manca, Westfield
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Unit 2003, The Balcony, Westfield Stratford City, Stratford, London E15 | 5 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
Credited with sparking "a food revolution in South London" by the Telegraph, Franco Manco has a distinct brand of slow-rise sourdough pizzas that people can't get ... More
 
 
 
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2.2 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre
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
 
 
 
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Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 3.2 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre
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
 
 
 
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 3.3 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre
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 > Leisure >
Westfield Stratford City, Stratford, London E20 | 6 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
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
 
 
 
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The Jubilee Greenway
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Marshgate Lane, Stratford, E15 | 13 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
The Jubilee Greenway is a flat, almost continuous and straight traffic-free walking and cycling route that carves through London and all the major London 2012 Olympic ... More
 
 
 
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Victory Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Celebration Avenue, E20 | 14 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
Victory Park sits in the heart of East Village, acting as a 'green lung' for the east London neighbourhood created after the 2012 London Olympics where ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Discover Children's Story Centre.
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King Eddie's
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
47 Stratford Broadway, E15 | 4 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
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
 
 
 
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King Eddie's
London > Nightlife > Pubs
47 Stratford Broadway, E15 | 4 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
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
 
 
 
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Neighbourhood
London > Nightlife > Pubs
52-54 Celebration Avenue, E20 | 14 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
A 'beer shop' with all-day dining , neighbourhood in East Village is the kind of place all neighbourhoods should ... More
 
 
 
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Behind This Wall
London > Nightlife > Bars
Basement, 411 Mare Street, E8 | 2.5 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre
Putting a different spin on hipster minimalism, Behind This Wall replaces Edison bulbs and copper touches with white walls and wooden stalls. ... More
 
 
 
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The Fringe
London > Nightlife > Bars
Swan Wharf, Old Ford Lock, E3 | 17 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
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
 
 
 
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Crate Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
Queen's Yard, E9 | 20 minutes from Discover Children's Story Centre
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 > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2.4 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre
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
 
 
 
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Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 2.4 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre
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ExCeL London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 2.4 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre
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
 
 
 
 

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ArcelorMittal Orbit designer Anish Kapoor has collaborated with Belgian artist Carsten Holler, who gave us the big slide outside the ...More

 
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The Fantastic World Of Dr. Seuss
Kids Events | Until 15th August 2017 

Discover Children's Story Centre 5.6 miles from Discover Children's Story Centre

Dr. Seuss's funny and fantastical stories are brought to life through an immersive exhibition inspired by much loved books like ...More

 

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