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Getting Here

Discover will be temporarily closed from 11 April - 23 July 2016, whilst we undertake major refurbishment works to our building, including building a new Story Trail, space for pre-schoolers, a Dr. Seuss exhibition and a new café.

We are a 5 minute walk away from Stratford station.

Address and Contact Details

Discover Children’s Story Centre, 383-387 High Street, Stratford, London, 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 on to 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

Stratford's main car park is in Stratford Centre (10 mins walk)  https://www.newham.gov.uk/Pages/Services/Car-parks-and-on-street-pay-and-display.aspx

Discover accepts no responsibility for parking controls in the area.



Please click this link to find out more


Shop and Café

When you get to Discover enjoy a tasty freshly ground coffee, cold drinks and a selection of snacks.

The shop has brilliant pocket toys and a range of fantastic bestselling picture book classics. 

Discover map