• 100 hands-on science exhibits

    Fascinating exhibits allowing free exploration of scientific ideas and concepts.

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  • February Half Term Activities

    An exciting, daily programme of special events for the holidays, from Friday 12 to Monday 22 February 2016. Opening hours 9.30am - 5pm.

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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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  • 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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  • Singles Night

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

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  • Birthday parties

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

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  • After Dark*

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

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   On-Site Car Parking Charges Apply Between Fri 12 and Mon 22 Feb - Free Shuttle Bus Running On These Dates

What's on?

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Today 10 February

Secret of the Cardboard Rocket (film, 30 min)

Secret of the Cardboard Rocket (film, 30 min)

Today 10 February

Space Lectures

Space Lectures

Tomorrow 11 February

We are Stars (film, 24 min)

We are Stars (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 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
February 12-22: 9.30am - 5pm


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

Online booking discount available on general entry

Planetarium cinema per person (standard/premium daytime shows):
£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

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