Discover Explore

Waltham Abbey and its gardens are just one of the places you can Discover Explore!

Discover Explore!

Become an expert explorer with Discover Explore. Discover fun-tastic locations throughout the Lee Valley. Complete daredevil missions, reveal hidden stories and win super duper badges. A top exploration game for families and young children.

Are you ready to Discover Explore?

Discover Explore is a web-based game that helps children and their families to discover hidden and extraordinary stories at places across the country. The project is part of Discovering Places, the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad campaign to inspire communities across the UK to discover their local environment. 

Would-be explorers create an account online at Discover Explore then use the website to find missions in exciting locations. Explorers and their families head off on adventures at locations across the Lee Valley to experience the best of the area’s historic, industrial and natural heritage. Explorers can earn rewards in the form of badges by correctly answering questions about the missions online. There’s a whole range of badges to aim for.


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