• Space Mission for Santa

    Blast off into space and help save Christmas in this live planetarium show, especially designed with families in mind.

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  • 100 hands-on science exhibits

    Explore fascinating exhibits allowing free exploration of scientific ideas and concepts.

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  • Live Music under the Stars: Jim Causley

    Sit back in the unique atmosphere of the planetarium and enjoy one of the UK's finest musicians. Friday 16 December, 7.30pm

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  • Annual Pass - new for 2017

    Enjoy a year of interactive and inspiring days out - buy online now.

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  • Getting Started in Stargazing

    Explore astronomy this Autumn with a practical evening class for adults. Sessions on selected dates between 7.15pm - 10.30pm

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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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  • Birthday Parties

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

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What's on?

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Today 07 December

Polaris, the space submarine

Polaris, the space submarine

Today 07 December

Black Holes

Black Holes

Friday 09 December

Home Educator Day

Home Educator Day

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Visitor's info

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


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


General entry ticket to the Science Centre:
£12 (adult) / £8.40 (child) / £9.60 (concessions)

Book online to save 10% off general entry

Planetarium cinema per person (standard/premium rate):
£2.80/£3.80 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

Group Visits

Planetarium shows

Venue hire

Teacher resources

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