Discover's 10th Birthday  

 
 

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Discover's 10th BirthdayDiscover has been entertaining London families for 10 years and they're throwing a free weekend-long 10th Birthday Party to celebrate. The weekend celebrations include an interactive guided tour of the unseen nooks and dark crannies of Discover's building presented by award-winning theatre company Inspector Sands. Visual artist Kirsty Harris (The Good Neighbour) asks you to add your feather to the nest for a new take on the classic Ugly Duckling. DJ and spoken word artist Charlie Dark presents a remixed telling of The Tortoise and the Hare (Sunday only). Go along on Saturday afternoon and you'll discover who the surprise guest is.

 

About Discover Children's Story Centre

Discover is a fantastic storytelling centre in Stratford East. Story Trails and Garden Trails run frequently and vary from carnival costumes to Capoeira moves, from wizards and witches to pirates or plants. Some of the most effective and most used exhibits here are the simplest, such as a dressing up chest, or a puppet theatre. More about Discover Children's Story Centre

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The Westbridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £58  32% off
335 - 337 High Street, E15 | 3 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
The Westbridge Hotel, Stratford is a unique boutique hotel that brings together luxury and comfort and adds a sense of style to east London. It houses ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn London - Stratford City
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £68  40% off
10A Chestnut Plaza, E20 | 6 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
Feel at home as soon as you enter the contemporary lobby of the Holiday Inn London Stratford City. This new generation Holiday Inn is located in ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-Stratford
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £50  25% off
196 High Street, E15 | 8 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
The traditional East End and the vibrant new business culture of twenty-first century London meet in Stratford. Great connections to the Docklands business parks and the ... More
 
 
 
 
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A World Inside a Book: Gruffalos, Dragons and Other Creatures
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: 21st October 2016 to 15th September 2018
Discover's 10th Birthday, 383-387 High Street, Stratford, E15 | Same location as Discover's 10th Birthday
Think there's no such thing as a Gruffalo? Well, there is at Discover where A World inside a Book: Gruffalos, Dragons and other Creatures brings your ...More
 
 
 
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Sola Akingbola
London > Events > Music  Dates: Friday 20th October 2017 - 8pm
Discover's 10th Birthday, Gerry Raffles Square, E15 | 5 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
The Jamiroquai percussionist and band leader, from Lagos, Nigeria, performs futuristic funk with his outfit Critical Mass....More
 
 
 
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1001 Fireflies
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 19th and 20th October 2017 at 10.30am and 1.30pm & 21st October 2017 at 10am, 11.30am and 2pm
Discover's 10th Birthday, Theatre Square, Stratford, E15 | 6 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
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Theatre Royal Stratford East
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Gerry Raffles Square, E15 | 5 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
Theatre Royal Stratford East opened in 1884 and became the home of the Theatre Workshop Company in 1954. The first performance ever held here was 'Richelieu' ... More
 
 
 
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The Red Crate
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Theatre Square, E15 | 5 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
Plans to construct The Red Crate, a new theatre opposite Theatre Royal Stratford East, are on hold. A striking 220-seat eco-theatre similar to ... More
 
 
 
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Stratford Picturehouse
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Gerry Raffles Square, Salway Road, E15 | 5 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
Fitted out to luxury standards, Stratford Picturehouse is one of 20 independent cinemas operated by Picturehouse which also owns Clapham Picturehouse, the Gate Picturehouse, Greenwich Picturehouse, ... More
 
 
 
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Discover Children's Story Centre
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
383-387 High Street, Stratford, Stratford, London E15 | Same location as Discover's 10th Birthday
Discover is a fantastic storytelling centre in Stratford East. Story Trails and Garden Trails run frequently and vary from carnival costumes to Capoeira moves, from wizards ... More
 
 
 
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The Old Town Hall, Stratford
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
29 Broadway, E15 | 4 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
Once described as the 'finest building in Essex', the Grade II listed Old Town Hall in Stratford has been restored to full Victorian splendour with particular ... More
 
 
 
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Annex East
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Unit 2, Hutchins Close, Stratford, London E15 | 5 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
Annex East is a warehouse arts centre located just 100 metres from London's Olympic Park. The space will incorporate an exhibition space, a bespoke bar and ... More
 
 
 
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Tiger
London > Shopping >
Unit 45-46, The Mall, Stratford, Stratford, London E15 | 4 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
The Swedish lifestyle store Tiger proves that cheap and cheerful can stylish too. Doing for interiors, toys and kitchen gadgets what IKEA has done for furniture, ... More
 
 
 
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Bottle Apostle East Village
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Unit 7.2, 3-4 West Park Walk, E20 | 14 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
Bottle Apostle is a lovely independent wine retailer where you get expert advice and the chance to try before you buy using self-serve enomatic wine ... More
 
 
 
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London Centre for Book Arts
London > Shopping > Art and Design
Unit 18, SPACE Studios, Britannia Works, Dace Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 19 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
Everyone, from beginners to professionals, can learn the disappearing artform of book art at the London Centre for Book Arts, a unique place where people can ... More
 
 
 
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Dar Marrakech
London > Restaurants > African restaurants
403 High Street, Stratford, London E15 | Same location as Discover's 10th Birthday
African Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Pitch Stratford
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Bridge Road, E15 | 1 minute from Discover's 10th Birthday
Brand new for summer 2017, Pitch Stratford is an open air space in the heart of Stratford serving street ... More
 
 
 
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King Eddie's
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
47 Stratford Broadway, E15 | 4 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
A gastropub East End style - and that doesn't mean organic, corn-fed jellied eels and a gang of smoke ventilation engineers. The team behind King Eddie's ... More
 
 
 
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2.2 miles from Discover's 10th Birthday
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
 
 
 
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Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 3.2 miles from Discover's 10th Birthday
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ... More
 
 
 
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 3.3 miles from Discover's 10th Birthday
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
 
 
 
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All Star Lanes, Westfield Stratford City
London > Leisure >
Westfield Stratford City, Stratford, London E20 | 6 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
This fun bowling alley and restaurant on the second floor of Westfield Stratford City Shopping Centre is a great place for a gang of you to ... More
 
 
 
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The Jubilee Greenway
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Marshgate Lane, Stratford, E15 | 13 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
The Jubilee Greenway is a flat, almost continuous and straight traffic-free walking and cycling route that carves through London and all the major London 2012 Olympic ... More
 
 
 
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Victory Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Celebration Avenue, E20 | 14 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
Victory Park sits in the heart of East Village, acting as a 'green lung' for the east London neighbourhood created after the 2012 London Olympics where ... More
 
 
 
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King Eddie's
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
47 Stratford Broadway, E15 | 4 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
A gastropub East End style - and that doesn't mean organic, corn-fed jellied eels and a gang of smoke ventilation engineers. The team behind King Eddie's ... More
 
 
 
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King Eddie's
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47 Stratford Broadway, E15 | 4 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
A gastropub East End style - and that doesn't mean organic, corn-fed jellied eels and a gang of smoke ventilation engineers. The team behind King Eddie's ... More
 
 
 
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Neighbourhood
London > Nightlife > Pubs
52-54 Celebration Avenue, E20 | 14 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
A 'beer shop' with all-day dining , neighbourhood in East Village is the kind of place all neighbourhoods should ... More
 
 
 
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Roof East
London > Nightlife > Bars
Level 8 Stratford Multi-storey Car Park, Great Eastern Way, Stratford, London E15 | 4 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
On floors seven and eight, at the top of a multi-storey car park in Stratford, Roof East ... More
 
 
 
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The Fringe
London > Nightlife > Bars
Swan Wharf, Old Ford Lock, E3 | 17 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
A pop up private members' club in a former Victorian stable in Swan Wharf, a 100-metre walk from the Olympic Park, The Fringe is the place ... More
 
 
 
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The Bridge
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
28 Hancock Road, E3 | 18 minutes from Discover's 10th Birthday
From the team behind mega club Studio 338 , The Bridge is a multi-room club located between Bow and Hackney Wick. ... More
 
 
 
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Museum of London Docklands
London > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2.4 miles from Discover's 10th Birthday
In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames ... More
 
 
 
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Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 2.4 miles from Discover's 10th Birthday
... More
 
 
 
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ExCeL London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 2.5 miles from Discover's 10th Birthday
A stunning architectural achievement, gigantic amounts of floor space accompanied by shops, bars and hotels, London’s purpose built exhibition centre, opened in 2000, is an exciting ... More
 
 
 

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A World Inside a Book: Gruffalos, Dragons and Other CreaturesA World Inside a Book: Gruffalos, Dragons and Other CreaturesA World Inside a Book: Gruffalos, Dragons and Other CreaturesThink there's no such thing as a Gruffalo? Well, there is at Discover where A World inside a Book: Gruffalos, Dragons and other Creatures brings your favourite Axel Scheffler and Julia Donaldson characters to life. Enter through a mystery porthole and meet the characters from Charlie Cook (who curled up with his favourite book) to The Smartest Gian2017-10-19T00:00:00+01002018-09-15T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Discover Children's Story Centre, 383-387  High Street  Stratford    E15 4QZ
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event > Kids Events
PRICING  £6.50 (Adult/Child), £22 (Family), concs £5, Under 2s Free
DATES  21st October 2016 to 15th September 2018
VENUE  Discover Children's Story Centre 
Think there's no such thing as a Gruffalo? Well, there is at Discover where A World inside a Book: Gruffalos, Dragons and other Creatures brings your favourite Axel Scheffler and Julia Donaldson characters to life. Enter through a mystery porthole and meet the characters from Charlie Cook (who curled up with his favourite book) to The Smartest Gian... More about this event
 
Newham Word FestivalNewham Word FestivalLiterary & Education, Author Event.2017-11-06T09:00:00+00002017-11-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Discover Children's Story Centre, 383-387  High Street  Stratford    E15 4QZ
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Newham Word Festival
 

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