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The Lightbox


Chobham Road
GU21 4AA

Tel: +44 (0)1483 737800

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The Lightbox

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Free Entry (Donations Welcome)Free

£3 Day Pass or £5 Annual Pass for Main and Upper Gallery exhibitions until 31 March 2017.
£4.50 Day Pass or £7.50 Annual Pass for Main and Upper Gallery exhibitions from 1 April 2017.
£2.50 Annual Pass with a National Art Pass until 31 March 2017.
£3.75 Annual Pass with a National Art Pass from 1 April 2017.
Under 18s Free
Registered carers receive a free day pass when accompanying those they care for.

General admission to The Lightbox is free which includes Seasons Café and Kitchen, Shop, Art Fund Prize Gallery and Woking’s Story museum.

Map & Directions

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Postcode for satelite navigation: GU21 4AA

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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
Tuesday - Saturday10:30 - 17:00*
Sunday11:00 - 16:00*
Bank HolidayClosed

* From 1 April 2017: Thursday Lightbox Lates - open until 21.30*

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change


  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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Recent Reviews:

  • orangepepe
    Woking, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    What a gem
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 2nd April 2018
    Quite unexpected to find such a source of information in Woking. Exhibitions of various types are given on a regular basis to appeal to all genres. Read full review
  • Mark Benjamin L
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Very good local community gallery
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 4th March 2018
    This gallery is in a fine building .Three of us visited to see the Exhibition Turner in Surrey which is interesting and well presented .We also took the opportunity to see the Ingram Collection which... Read full review
  • IanViv2015
    Woking, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Great Turner
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 3rd March 2018
    It was good to see so many local scenes done by Turner. We are looking forward to the Picasso exhibition coming soon. This is a great asset to Woking. Read full review


Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction


  • Accessible Lift
  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors
  • Facility for service dogs
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Induction Loop System
  • No dogs (Guide dogs accepted)
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Children & Infants

  • Babes in Arms
  • Baby changing
  • Children’s packs
  • Children's Meals
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Highchair(s) available

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge)
  • Railway station within 5 miles
  • Railway station within walking distance
  • Secure cycle parking - The Lightbox have cycle stands on-site where visitors are welcome to lock and leave their bikes – however The Lightbox cannot guarantee this is secure. Bikes will be left at the owner’s risk.


  • Cafe
  • Catering for groups
  • Full liquor licence - The Lightbox have a liquor license to serve wine, beer and cider.
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Refreshments Available
  • Restaurant
  • Vegetarians catered for

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 1-2 hours
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Delta
  • Groups Accepted
  • Maestro
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Visa
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue
  • Gift shop
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours
  • Guided tours by arrangement
  • Licensed for alcohol
  • Meeting rooms
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Team / Corporate Activities
  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Cyclists welcome
  • Educational Groups
  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals


Saturday, 14th April 2018 - Sunday, 17th June 2018

Lee Miller: Picasso PortraitsLee Miller first met Picasso in the 1930s and became both his muse and lover, which gave her unique access to the artist, captured in the informality of these photographs.
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Thursday, 14th June 2018 - Thursday, 14th June 2018

Chris Cleverley at Anchor Folk ClubChris Cleverley has emerged as a writer, performer and character who defies comparison, delivering a unique re-sculpting of 21st Century folk music. A true enigma of the UK Folk Scene; at times mysterious and gentle, at others candid and revealing. Since winning Bristol Folk Festival's 2014...
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Saturday, 17th March 2018 - Sunday, 24th June 2018

Picasso: Paper and Clay
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Tuesday, 29th May 2018 - Tuesday, 29th May 2018

Paint Like Picasso at the Lightbox
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Wednesday, 30th May 2018 - Wednesday, 30th May 2018

Colour Glasses at The Lightbox
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Thursday, 31st May 2018 - Thursday, 31st May 2018

Picasso-Inspired Pots
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Thursday, 31st May 2018 - Thursday, 31st May 2018

Joke in the Box
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Friday, 1st June 2018 - Friday, 1st June 2018

3D Picasso Heads
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Saturday, 2nd June 2018 - Saturday, 2nd June 2018

Revolution and Art: Russia from the 1870s to 1930s
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Tuesday, 5th June 2018 - Tuesday, 5th June 2018

Storytelling for Under 5s
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Wednesday, 6th June 2018 - Wednesday, 6th June 2018

Tour of 'Picasso: Paper & Clay'
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Wednesday, 13th June 2018 - Wednesday, 13th June 2018

Drawing for Adults
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Thursday, 14th June 2018 - Thursday, 14th June 2018

Audio-described tour of 'Lee Miller: Picasso Portraits'
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Thursday, 14th June 2018 - Thursday, 14th June 2018

Chamber Music at The Lightbox
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Friday, 15th June 2018 - Friday, 15th June 2018

Painting for Under 5's
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Saturday, 16th June 2018 - Saturday, 16th June 2018

20th and 21st Century Italian Art
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Tuesday, 19th June 2018 - Tuesday, 19th June 2018

Storytelling for Under 5s
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Thursday, 21st June 2018 - Thursday, 21st June 2018

Picasso's Ceramics: Antiquity Transformed
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Saturday, 23rd June 2018 - Saturday, 23rd June 2018

The Golden Ages of Scandinavian Art
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Thursday, 28th June 2018 - Thursday, 28th June 2018

Joke in the Box
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Saturday, 30th June 2018 - Saturday, 30th June 2018

The Real America? Hopper and Rockwell
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