• Easter Holiday Activities: Rockets! 7-24 April

    Live science shows and demonstrations give an explosive exploration of rockets and space.

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  • 100 hands-on science exhibits

    Two floors of interactive exhibits offer a fun and hands-on approach to science learning

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  • Invention Studio - new for 2017

    Take part in challenges related to programming, aerodynamics and engineering. Have a go at designing, constructing, testing and refining your own inventions with the help from Winchester Science Centre’s Master Inventors.

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  • 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.

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  • Birthday Party Packages

    Add spark, science and stars to birthday party celebrations. Packages include unlimited access to the hands-on exhibition area and Invention Studio (at weekends), party food and drinks. Extras include science shows and planetarium screenings.

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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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Today 26 March

We are Aliens

We are Aliens

Today 26 March

Secret of the Cardboard Rocket

Secret of the Cardboard Rocket

Today 26 March

Black Holes

Black Holes

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.

OPENING HOURS

Monday to Friday: 10am - 4pm
Weekends & Bank Holidays: 10am - 5pm
February School Holidays (10-27 Feb inclusive): 10am - 5pm 

TICKET PRICES

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






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