• Curious Combustion

    Ignite their curiosity this October Half Term with an explosive extravaganza all about the science of combustion.

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  • Horrible Science Weekend with Nick Arnold

    Join Horrible Science author, Nick Arnold on 5-6 November for this wacky show with some truly gruesome science!

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  • 100 hands-on science exhibits

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

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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.

    See the current shows

  • Birthday Parties

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

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Visiting during October half term? Use our ALL NEW free Park & Ride service available until Sunday 30 Oct from the Matterley Estate

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Today 26 October

Curious Combustion October Half Term

Curious Combustion October Half Term

Today 26 October



Today 26 October

The Planet Show

The Planet Show

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
October half term (Friday 21 - Monday 31 October): 10am - 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 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

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