• Dinosaurs at Dusk

    Discover the origins of flight in this beautiful and accurate depiction of the prehistoric world in a fulldome, 360 degree cinema format.

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  • Summer holiday activities

    An exciting, daily programme of special events for the holidays, from Thursday 23 July to Monday 31 August 2015.

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  • 100 hands-on science exhibits

    Fascinating exhibits allowing free exploration of scientific ideas and concepts.

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  • Singles Night

    Come and meet new people in the unique atmosphere of the Science Centre. Monthly events.

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  • 360° fulldome experience

    Relax back and fly through the Solar System or explore the human body in this world-class facility.

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  • After Dark*

    Enjoy the Science Centre and planetarium after the kids have gone home. Events 6pm - 10pm (*adults only).

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  • Birthday parties

    Why not organise your next children's birthday party at the Science Centre?

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  • Saturday Night at the Planetarium

    New, extended, presenter-led shows each month and 360° fulldome films.

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  • Space Lectures

    Monthly talks for adults, followed by short planetarium shows. Lectures at 4.30pm and 6.30pm.

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What's on?

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Today 02 September

Secret of the Cardboard Rocket (film, 30 min)

Secret of the Cardboard Rocket (film, 30 min)

Today 02 September

We are Aliens (film, 24 min)

We are Aliens (film, 24 min)

Tomorrow 03 September

Back to the Moon: For Good (film, 24 min)

Back to the Moon: For Good (film, 24 min)

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Visitor's info

The South of England's hands-on, interactive, science and technology centre - and the largest stand-alone planetarium cinema in the UK!
Events for adults and families. Open 7 days a week with a free on-site car park.


Monday to Friday: 10am - 4pm
Weekends & all Bank Holidays: 10am - 5pm

Summer holidays (Thursday 23 July to Monday 31 August 2015): 10am -  5pm weekdays and weekends

7-10 September: whole centre closed


General entry ticket to the Science Centre:
£10 (adult) / £7 (child) / £8 (OAP/student)

Planetarium cinema per person (standard/premium daytime shows):
£2.20/£3.30 if added to general entry, or £5/£7.50 alone

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Where is WSC?

Winchester Science Centre
Telegraph Way, off Alresford Road
Winchester SO21 1HZ

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