In the heart of Luton, a new storytelling experience is captivating both residents and visitors, celebrating the vibrant community of Bury Park. The ‘Museum of Stories’, a community-led audio walk, is taking its first steps, and it’s all about real people’s stories.

This exciting project by Applied Stories is all about bringing real people’s stories to life, and trust us, it’s fantastic. All you need to do is grab your smartphone and a pair of earphones, download the Museum of Stories app and you’re all set to explore!

Now, let’s talk about these stories. We’re talking twelve captivating 5 minute audio dramas that spill the beans on the lives and adventures of Bury Park residents, from way back when to the present day. But here’s what makes it extra special – the stories came straight from the hearts of the people who lived them.

The Museum of Stories project is generously supported by Arts Council England, Revoluton Arts, and Luton Borough Council’s Heritage department, making this unique venture possible. It’s a true embodiment of how creativity, culture, and community can converge to create something truly special.

These captivating tales are available at your fingertips 24/7 until the end of 2023, giving you ample time to embark on this unforgettable journey of exploration and connection. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to immerse yourself in the stories that make Bury Park, a place like no other.

So, why wait? Grab your smartphone, put on your earphones, and let the Museum of Stories transport you to the heart of Bury Park, one narrative at a time. This is a step forward you won’t want to miss.

Download the Museum of Stories app and let the tales unfold!

About the Author
Laura Redmond

Laura is a passionate supporter of the Step Forward Luton campaign and a Place Activation and Marketing Coordinator for Luton Council. Armed with a journalism degree and unwavering love for her university town, she often pens positive blogs that spotlights the best of Luton. From charity work to market management, Laura's professional journey has explored every corner of Luton. And when she's not busy being a marketing maven, she's out on a culinary adventure, unearthing the town's hidden foodie gems.