A place for children aged 0-11 and their families to play, learn and create stories together.
Choose a date now and get started building your day. Or visit 'Things to See and Do' to find out more about our Storytelling, Events and Exhibitions.
Your Day Pass gives you all-day access to our immersive Story Worlds, Story Garden and Cafe. Day Passes cost £6.50 and various concession rates are available.
Add on timed Exhibition sessions, Events, Storytelling and more. These cost between £0 - £1.50. We recommend 1 or 2 per visit, so you have time to play in our Story Worlds too.
Finish by choosing your tickets. We can't wait to see you at Discover!
Pick a date to see timed events and storytelling sessions.
Explore an immersive world of play and storytelling in our new Fairy Tales exhibition, enjoy a cosy storytelling session and meet a range of acclaimed authors and illustrators.
At the heart of Discover are two floors of magical Story Worlds and a Story Garden - immersive, exploratory play spaces where children and their imaginations can roam. Creep through caves, find hidden ships and perform in a puppet castle. Jump over alligators and captain spaceships. Slide down a monster’s tongue and discover mysterious hidden sculptures.
Explore our events and exhibitions!
these make the perfect addition to your
DATES: From 15 February 2020 *
Age guide: 0 - 8
Duration: 45 mins
* Times vary
£2 in addition to your Discover Day Pass. An immersive world of play and storytelling designed by Discover with illustrator David Litchfield and author Ross Montgomery. Join us for a tall tale about the magical characters who have stayed in the Three Bears' guest house. Then step into the fairy tale town and through into the woods to discover a world of giants, palaces, gingerbread houses and treasure caves. Opening 15 February 2020.
Storytelling with Alex Willmore
DATES: 13 Apr
Age guide: 3 - 7
Duration: 45 mins
Free with your Day Pass. Meet author and illustrator Alex Willmore as he shares his latest picture book, The Big Trip. Then, create your very own dancing animal and join others with their creations in one extraordinary conga line.