• The Planetarium - 360° fulldome experience

    A programme of live presenter-led and pre-recorded shows can take you on an immersive journey from Earth to the edges of the known Universe or on space and science-themed adventures.

    See the current shows

  • We are recruiting!

    Winchester Science Centre is looking to recruit a number of new and exciting roles to support our charity in its mission to spark curiosity in science, technology, engineering and maths. Join our dedicated team and enjoy working for a progressive charity with a clear strategic vision.

    Find out more

  • Easter Holiday Activities: Sounds Interesting!

    This Easter at Winchester Science Centre, be amazed by the power of audio, marvel at weird and wonderful visualisations of music and learn the secrets of sound!

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Tuesday 20 March - we are looking forward to welcoming over 300 secondary school children today. If you are planning a family visit we recommend arriving after lunch to enjoy a quieter experience. 

What's on?

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Saturday 24 March

Night Sky Live!

Night Sky Live!

Sunday 25 March

Zootropolis (PG)

Zootropolis (PG)

Tuesday 03 April

Holiday Club with Bright Sparks

Holiday Club with Bright Sparks

Visitor's info

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


Weekends, Hampshire school holidays and bank holidays: 10am - 5pm
Monday to Friday: 10am - 4pm


General entry ticket to the Science Centre:
£12 (adult) / £8.40 (child 3 - 15) / £9.60 (concessions)
Advance online bookings save 10% on general entry

Planetarium cinema per person (standard/premium rate):
£2.80/£3.80 if added to general entry, or £5/£7.50 alone.

Parking is free, however a £2 parking charge will come into effect soon.

Find out more about Green Discount here.

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Where is WSC?

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

Group Visits

Planetarium shows

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Teacher resources

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