Stockwood Discovery Centre
£440 - £1800 for venue hire
Up to 80
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Stockwood Discovery Centre is the unique choice, perfect for those looking for an intimate, quirky, and family friendly venue.
Features & Capacity
Museum / Attraction
Usual Access Time
Usual Finish Time
Bridal Changing Facilities
Grade I/II Listed Building
In-house Wedding Coordinator
Outdoor Reception Space
Ceremony and Reception
Sound System Available
Food and Drink
In-house Wine List
Pricing & Costs
- Stockwood Discovery Centre is the unique choice, perfect for those looking for an intimate, quirky, and family friendly venue. There is an idyllic array of gardens to choose from, all of which make an elegant backdrop for photographs. These include the beautifully intricate patterns of the Elizabethan Knot Garden or the formal grace of an Italian Garden. A fantastic play area makes this the perfect choice for families. Plus, for a truly unusual momento of your day, take photos with our replica Roman chariot! Stockwood Discovery Centre is fully licensed for civil wedding ceremonies and partnerships, accommodating up to 80 ceremony guests. An integrated sound system is available for your choice of music. A range of reception packages are available to suit your needs including drinks reception or wedding breakfast. You can choose to dine in the Discovery Hall with the stunning carriages or party in The Garden Cafe Restaurant: a modern, sleek space looking out over the pond and patio. A maximum of 120 reception guests can be accommodated in an informal and relaxed atmosphere with easy access to enjoy drinks on the patio and watch the children in the fabulous play area. Marquees of various sizes can also be situated in the grounds. A choice of menu options are also available; from buffets and barbeques to sit down meals.
ExperienceYear Business Was Established2012# Of Weddings HostedBetween 10 and 30# Of People In Team3Public Liability InsuranceYes
Location & Contact Details
Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?
The best wedding is the one we haven't had yet!
What’s your #1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Know your budget and remember it's supposed to be fun!
What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?
We all loved the Lego flower table centres for a fun theme. And it fitted right alongside our Lego: History of Transport exhibition
Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.
Fun, unique, cultural, open, friendly
Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?
Our period gardens and ancient trees are our favourite back drops for photos
Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?
What’s your favourite canapé?
All our mini cakes
What’s your favourite midnight treat?
Wedding cake of course!
What is your venue's most unique feature?
Our fantastic Mossman carriage collection
What part of your business are you most proud of?
All the profit generated by weddings at Stockwood Discovery Centre goes back into supporting the museum