Plan your visit

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

Please note:
Due to ongoing roadworks around Victoria Way, diversions are currently in place in Woking. If you are coming to The Lightbox by car, please allow a little extra time for your journey.
For up to date information and full details of the roadworks, please see Woking Borough Council's website.

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 Free
£3 Day Pass
required to visit Main and Upper Gallery exhibitions
£5 Annual Pass - free entry to all Main and Upper Gallery exhibitions for a whole year
£2.50 Annual Pass - with a National Art Pass
Under 18s Free

No advance booking is required for exhibitions. Please visit Reception on the ground floor of The Lightbox to purchase an Annual Pass.
Registered carers receive a free day pass when accompanying a paid visitor that they care for.
No concessions for students over 18 and OAPs. 

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

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

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 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.

We regularly run audio-described tours, have tactile resources and large print guides available and have some braille signage.

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.


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