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
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 Mossman Gallery with the stunning carriages or party in The Garden Cafe Restaurant: a modern, sleek space looking out over the patio and children's play area. A maximum of 150 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 our recently updated and expanded buffets and barbeques to sit down meals. Stockwood Discovery Centre is located only two minutes from junction 10 of the M1 with ample free parking available.
ExperienceYear Business Was Established2013# Of Weddings HostedBetween 10 and 30# Of People In Team3Public Liability InsuranceYes
Location & Contact Details
Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?
So many of our weddings are great for so many reasons but the best one is the one we haven't done yet.
What’s your #1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Know your budget and what your biggest priority is for the day
What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?
We loved the Lego themed wedding with Lego flowers and Lego cake, it fit perfectly alongside our History of Transport in Lego exhibition!
Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.
Unique, surprising, fun, pretty, historic
Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?
Our replica Roman chariot is a unique spot for a picture but our grounds have so many lovely features it's hard to pick just one.
Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?
What’s your favourite canapé?
All the dessert ones!
What’s your favourite midnight treat?
Our caramel shortbread, or wedding cake
What is your venue's most unique feature?
Our carriage collection is unique in the UK and has appeared on film and television
What part of your business are you most proud of?
Our team of hard working staff