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New exhibition from 27 Sept
Christmas show 29 Nov - 24 Dec

Discover Children's Story Centre, London's only children's museum is a place where children and their families can enjoy playing learning and making up stories together.

'What this place manages to do really well is cater for children of all ages all under one roof.' - The Independent

'Took the little one to see this on the Sunday... I couldn't get him to leave. Promised him we will be back this weekend... Fantastic, love it, love it, love it.' - Parent


We are open every day for the summer holidays (Mon 21 July - Sun 7 September). Check out our seaside paradise with favourite beach stories, sea shanties, crafts and sensory play for babies. Explore the Story Trail, play your favourite outdoor games in the Story Garden, and go on a special mission in our interactive Secret Agents - Spy Academy.

If you live or work in Newham, you can bring your family to Discover for FREE as many times as you like from Mon 28 July - Wed 13 August. Just bring proof of your work or home address when visiting.


To book Secret Agents and events, press the 'Book Now' button below or call 020 8536 5555 (Mon - Fri 10am - 5pm).


Octopus’s Garden…

Join our Story Builder on an underwater adventure based on the famous song by…


Stratford on Sea

We’re all going on a summer holiday! Relax in a deckchair, sing along…


Free entry to Discover…

Unlimited FREE entry to Discover for those who live and work in Newham from…