Plan Your Visit

The Lightbox is a fun and lively venue which has three regularly changing galleries, an interactive museum about Woking’s Story, The Lightbox Café which serves delicious snacks and lunches and a unique Shop perfect for present-buying. 

The Lightbox

Chobham Road, Woking, Surrey, GU21 4AA

Opening Hours

Tuesday – Saturday 10.30am – 5.00pm
Sunday 11.00am – 4.00pm
Closed Mondays, including Bank Holidays.



General admission to The Lightbox is free. Entrance to Main and Upper Gallery Exhibitions requires the purchase of a £5 Annual Pass. This is to help us to continue to bring our visitors a high quality programme. The pass costs £5 and provides entry to Upper and Main Gallery exhibitions for one year, under 18s remain free and registered carers will receive a free day pass.

All other areas of The Lightbox, including the the Art Fund Prize Gallery and Woking’s Story museum remain free to all.

To find out more about the Annual Pass, please click here.

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How to Find Us

Woking train station is a five minute walk from The Lightbox and just 30 minutes by train from London Waterloo. The Lightbox is 15 minutes from the M25, exit at Junction 11. From the A3 southbound, exit at Chobham/Painshill, signposted A245. Cycle stands are available at The Lightbox.

'Brewery Road' is the closest pay and display car park, located underneath WWF Headquarters on Brewery Road. A pedestrian footbridge over the canal leads from the car park to The Lightbox. Also close by is 'Victoria Way' car park, located opposite The Lightbox.

For more detailed information on how to find us please click here.


 The Lightbox is fully accessible to all visitors. The courtyard and entrances have level access; there are fully accessible toilets on each floor and a there is a lift that goes to all floors of the building.

The Lightbox has three disabled parking bays which can be booked in advance, Induction Loops, magnifying glasses and two wheelchairs available on request. Registered assistance dogs are welcome.

To find out more about our facilities or to reserve a disabled space please call 01483 737800 or email

To read our full Access, Equal Opportunities and Disability Policy please click here.