Children’s Story Centre
383-387 High Street, Stratford,
E15 4QZ
020 8536 5555

Public Transport

The nearest stations are Stratford High Street (DLR), and Stratford which is served by the Central and Jubilee lines, as well as the DLR, Overground and main line services to and from Liverpool Street.

When coming from Stratford station,

take the exit marked Town Centre (this is the opposite exit to the Westfield Shopping Centre and Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park). Travel through the Stratford Shopping Centre and then turn right onto Stratford High Street. Discover is approximately 150m from the shopping centre on the far side of the road, and is easy to spot with red flags on the front of the building.

When coming from Stratford High Street,

turn right after exiting the station. Discover is approximately 50m away on the same side of the road, and is easy to spot with red flags on the front of the building.

Stratford buses:

25, 86, 108, 425, D8, 257, 308, 104, 238, 241, 262, 158, 473, 276, UL1 and 69.
To help you plan your journey visit the Transport for London website.

Car Parking

Unfortunately there is no parking available on the Discover site. The closest parking is in the Stratford Shopping Centre (10 mins walk).

Click here to find out more about local parking options

Discover accepts no responsibility for parking controls in the area.


Discover aims to be as accessible as possible and meet the needs of all our visitors. Please click here to read our full access statement.

Before your visit, you can also download our Social Stories for our Story World and Exhibition to give you and your child an idea of what to expect when you arrive at Discover.

If you have any questions regarding access, please contact us on 020 8536 5555, or e-mail


There is buggy parking available on the Ground Floor. You are welcome to take your buggy into our café or garden, however for health and safety reasons we ask that buggies and pushchairs are not taken into our Story World or exhibition.