Winchester Science Centre is an educational charity supporting learning in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM). The Science Centre site welcomes primary and secondary school groups, nurseries and home educators for self-led exploration and staff-led activities including workshops and shows. Outreach activities including a mobile planetarium are delivered in schools across the region, with schools also supported by the free STEM Ambassador programme. Find Scouting Group activities here.
Planning a visit
Information including prices and how to book.
School and visitor resource material for before you visit.
100 hands-on exhibits
Learn through hands-on exploration.
Planetarium for schools
The Science Centre’s giant dome houses the largest stand-alone planetarium in the UK.
The Invention Studio
A space dedicated to the tinkerer in all of us, a place to explore, create, construct and be challenged.
Workshops & Science Shows
Curriculum-linked workshops and shows, available as part of a visit, or as outreach.
Mobile planetarium for schools
Bring the magical planetarium experience into your school hall.
Planning a visit for home educators.
Free STEM volunteers available to support your school.