Summer at Luton Culture

Come rain or shine, Luton Culture will keep you (and the little ones) entertained this Summer!


Theatre in Museums: The Curator

Tue 25 Jul, Tue 8 Aug, Tue 22 Aug, 10.30am, 11.30am & 1pm

Wardown House, Museum and Gallery

Follow our intrepid curator for a performance through Wardown House where everything changes and new mysteries reveal themselves!

Age guidance: 4+


A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Tue 18 Jul, 7pm

Stockwood Discovery Centre

Join the HandleBards’ all-male troupe in the beautiful gardens at Stockwood for A Midsummer Night’s Dream as you’ve never seen it before!

Age guidance: Not suitable for Under 8s


The Sea Show

Fri 28 & Sat 29 Jul, 11am & 1.30pm 

Stockwood Discovery Centre

A quirky and hilarious mix of puppetry, natural history and comedy cabaret.

Age guidance: 5+


Theatre in Museums: The Time Traveller

Wed 2 Aug, Wed 16 Aug, Wed 30 Aug, 10.30am, 11.30am & 1pm

Wardown House, Museum and Gallery

A time-travelling adventure with a magical trunk, an imaginative guide and a little help from you! 

Age guidance: 4+

Wardown House, Museum and Gallery

There's lots to see and do at Wardown House! Have you discovered the Hide and Squeak Trail? Our marvellous mouse trail will take you on an exciting journey around Wardown House. Then rest after your adventure with tea and cake in The Dining Room!

Wardown Big Summer

Sat 29 Jul, 11am - 4pm

Wardown House, Museum and Gallery

Enjoy our Victorian themed celebrations with plenty to do, including a traditional Punch and Judy show. 

Age guidance: All ages. Free. 


LEGO® Brick Wonders

Sat 22 Jul - Sun 3 Sep, 10am - 5pm 

Stockwood Discovery Centre

Made from LEGO® bricks, see the seven wonders of the ancient world and modern, natural and historic wonders from all seven continents.

Age guidance: 3+

Stockwood Discovery Centre

Visit Stockwood Discovery Centre this summer, it’s a fun day out for the whole family! There’s a children’s adventure play area, exhibitions, bee gallery, landscaped gardens, cafe and much more to discover. Free entry.

Library Events

Summer Reading Challenge: Animal Agents

Sat 15 Jul - Sat 9 Sep

Luton Libraries

Meet the awesome Animal Agents you’ll find sleuthing their way into libraries this Summer. Join the challenge, read library books and collect rewards along the way, including mysterious smelling stickers. Animal Agents is a must for all eagle-eyed kids and will test their skills and ingenuity along the way.

Special Events include: The Mystery of the Giant WhaleAnimal Encounters with Ark Farm, Story Sessions and Meet the Constabulary