• World Space Weekend

    Meet space engineers, astronomers, robots and space enthusiasts. Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 October.

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  • October Half Term Activities

    An exciting, daily programme of special events for the holidays, from Friday 23 October to Monday 1 November 2015.

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  • 100 hands-on science exhibits

    Fascinating exhibits allowing free exploration of scientific ideas and concepts.

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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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  • 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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  • Saturday Night at the Planetarium

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

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  • Birthday parties

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

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   World Space Weekend is on 10th and 11th October. Hold a piece of the moon and more...

What's on?

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Today 06 October

Secret of the Cardboard Rocket (film, 30 min)

Secret of the Cardboard Rocket (film, 30 min)

Today 06 October

We are Astronomers (film, 24min)

We are Astronomers (film, 24min)

Tomorrow 07 October

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


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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