Stockwood Discovery Centre & Wardown Museum & Gallery

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£620 - £1800 for Venue Hire
Up to 80
Exclusive Use
Wedding Licence
Stockwood Discovery Centre is the unique choice, perfect for those looking for an intimate, quirky, and family friendly venue.
Pricing & Costs

Venue Hire Only

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We have different packages on offer, all depending if you are looking at an all day booking, or just for the ceromony.

(price per head)

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Minimum Number of Guests
What is included in this pricing:
Exclusive use
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
Usual Access Time
10:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
05:00 PM

Food and Drink

In-House Wine List
In-house Catering
Alcohol Licence


Landscaped Gardens
Marquee Permitted
Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Grade I/II Listed Building
On-Site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space

Ceremony & Reception

Wedding Licence
Sound System Available
Dancefloor Available
Confetti Permitted
Full Description
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.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Rachel Holmes
Congratulations! We would love to welcome you to Stockwood Discovery Centre for your special day in our special location.


Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
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Location & Contact Details


London Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 4LX, England

Travel Notes

We are just off junction 10 of the motorway, surrounded by beautiful parkland.

Nearest Town


Nearest Motorway & Junction

M1 Junction 10

Nearest Train Station

Luton Airport Parkway

Nearest Airport

London Luton Airport

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Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?

The best wedding is the one we haven't had yet!

What is your No. 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?

Not yet...

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