Stockwood Illuminated 2023

This December, we invite you to join us for our winter light celebration set against the backdrop of the beautiful gardens at Stockwood Discovery Centre.

Discover Stockwood like you've never seen it before, as you weave your way on a self-guided tour through the illuminated pathways, set against the backdrop of the lush greenery.

Warning: Some parts of the trail contain flashing lights and may affect people with epilepsy or are sensitive to light

Stockwood Illuminated 2023 Frequently Asked Questions

What is the admission fee for Stockwood Illuminated 2023?

The admission fees are £7.50 for adults, £5.50 for concessions, plus a £1 booking fee for each ticket.

How can I book tickets for the event?

You can book your tickets online through our official website at or call our Box Office 01582 878100. Be aware that the venue is cashless, so only card payments are accepted.

Is cash accepted as a form of payment?

At Stockwood Discovery Centre, we are a cashless venue. Therefore, we kindly request that all payments made at the door, shop, and cafe be via electronic methods. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation in this matter.

Are there any age restrictions for the event?

Stockwood Illuminated 2023 is suitable for all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Are there multiple time slots available for the event?

Yes, Stockwood Illuminated 2023 offers multiple time slots for you to choose from.

Can I move my allocated slot?

We understand that unforeseen circumstances may cause you to arrive late. Therefore, we do accept latecomers. However, we are unable to accommodate requests for slot exchanges or changes under any other circumstances. If you encounter any issues or have any concerns, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us at or call 01582 878100.

Can you repeat the route once you've finished?

Certainly, you are welcome to repeat the trail once you've finished it.

Will Stockwood Discovery Centre be open during the day?

The Stockwood Discovery Centre will be temporarily closed during the Stockwood Illuminated event scheduled from December 15th to December 23rd. If you encounter any issues or have any concerns, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us at or call 01582 878100.

What facilities are available at Stockwood Illuminated 2023?

Stockwood Discovery Centre offers a range of facilities including toilets, a café, and a gift shop. Our galleries will be closed during the event times.

The centre is fully accessible with wheelchair-friendly pathways and level access to most areas. Visitors with mobility impairments can borrow wheelchairs or electric mobility scooters. Call ahead to book a wheelchair or a mobility scooter to ensure availability.

Are the paths accessible for wheelchair users?

All Stockwood Illuminated 2023 paths are wheelchair accessible. Please call ahead if you have any concerns, and during the event our staff will be located all around the trail, in case there's any need for assistance.

Is there food available at Stockwood Illuminated 2023?

We offer a diverse selection of freshly prepared food and beverages. Our menu features a variety of options including delicious sandwiches, mouthwatering pizzas, homemade soup, delectable sweet treats, and a range of refreshing drinks.

You can choose from two menus - the Outdoor Menu and the Cafe Menu. Our café will also be featuring daily homemade specials, pop in to see what todays options are! Kindly note that we are a cashless venue and accept electronic payments only.

Can I bring my pet to Stockwood Illuminated 2023?

No, pets are not allowed at the Stockwood Illuminated 2023. The event is a family-friendly attraction, but pets are not permitted for the safety and comfort of all visitors, with the exception of service animals.

Will the Stockwood Illuminated 2023 be cancelled or postponed due to weather conditions?

Stockwood Illuminated 2023 is scheduled to proceed as planned, undeterred by cold or rain. Our dedicated team will monitor weather conditions, and in the rare event of any changes, you will be promptly notified.


What if I have any issues or concerns during the event?

If you have any issues or concerns during the Stockwood Illuminated 2023, please approach the staff or event organizers who will be available to assist you. They will ensure that you have a pleasant and enjoyable experience at the event. Event staff will be located all around the trail.

Is there anything else I should know before attending the event?

Be sure to book your tickets in advance, as slots may sell out before your arrival. Additionally, come prepared for a cashless experience at the venue.

Is your fire installation eco-friendly?

All of the lanterns are made in the UK using 100% vegetable oil and wax with a cardboard wick


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