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. 

The Lightbox

Chobham Road, Woking, Surrey, GU21 4AA

Opening Hours

Tuesday – Saturday 10.30am – 5.00pm
Thursday 10.30am - 8.30pm
Sunday 11.00am – 4.00pm
Closed Mondays, including Bank Holidays.



General Admission Free
£7.50 Annual Pass - free entry to all Main and Upper Gallery exhibitions for a whole year
£5.00 Day Passrequired to visit Main and Upper Gallery exhibitions
50% off Annual Pass with a National Art Pass
Under 18s Free

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

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. 

How to Find Us

By Train
Woking train station is a five minute walk from The Lightbox and just 30 minutes by train from London Waterloo. Just follow the sign posts through the town centre to find us.

By Car
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.

Due to current roadworks in Woking town centre, we recommend using the Brewery Road car park, or reaching us by public transport.

More detailed information on how to find us


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.

Image by Lauren Henson


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