Welcome to the Experience!


The South of England's hands-on interactive science and technology centre houses 100 hands-on science exhibits and the UK's largest capacity digital Planetarium! 

Open seven days a week with free on-site parking, the Science Centre is set within the South Downs National Park in a purpose-built iconic building.

Opening hours: The Science Centre is open 9am to 6pm on Good Friday, 10am to 5pm on Saturday and Easter Sunday, 9am to 6pm on Bank Monday Holiday.

FREE Shuttle bus runs Monday to Friday this school holiday. Term-time weekday opening is 10am to 4pm, with longer opening hours in most school holidays (see here). 

See the Events page for the whole range of activities on offer including Saturday Night Live planetarium shows twice-a-month, special lectures, talks and late night openings.

The Science Centre had over 150,000 visitors last year and is run by a charity.

Come for a few hours or for a whole day out, the Science Centre has an on-site cafe and also picnic areas.

NEW exhibition zone - Under the Sea opens 12th April 2014. 

Learn more! The 100 hands-on exhibits are supported by a range of additional materials - download free resources here.

Find out about Current Vacancies here

Winchester Science Centre is a Member of the Association of Science and Discovery Centres and Ecsite, the EU Association for Science Centres.

    Telephone - 01962 863791 | Our Address:
    Telegraph Way, Morn Hill, Winchester, Hampshire SO21 1HZ

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