• Festive Fun Awaits...

    Tickets are now on sale for Christmas. Book one week or more in advance to save 10% on visits on 5, 6, 12 and 13 December!

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  • Christmas Sounds Amazing!

    Santa is joining us in our brand new free live science show this Christmas plus two festive Planetarium shows, seasonal activities in BIO:SPACE and our amazing new sound and hearing exhibition!

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    Educational, inspirational and fun resources for your family to enjoy at home!

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  • Science Centres For Our Future

    Your voice could help to save regional science centres across the UK. Please share your stories and write to your MP to help raise awareness of our campaign. Thank you!

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  • Brand New in 2020!

    An amazing sound, hearing and vibration exhibition, BIO:SPACE experimentation zone, explosive Science LIVE demos and a refreshed cafe, shop and welcome area!

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Visitor announcement: Following the latest government guidance, we are temporarily closed. We will reopen on Saturday 5 December.

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Christmas Sounds Amazing

Christmas Sounds Amazing

FREE Live Science Show - Sounds Like Science

FREE Live Science Show - Sounds Like Science

Visitor's info

An exciting family destination, Winchester Science Centre is the South of England's interactive science and technology centre with the largest standalone planetarium in the UK. Open 7 days a week, we provide exciting, hands-on science experiences to spark curiosity and inspire the next generation of great scientists!

With two floors of fascinating, interactive science exhibits, stunning South Downs National Park surroundings and a vibrant events programme, the Science Centre makes for a brilliant action-packed family day out whatever the weather! 

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Where is WSC?

Winchester Science Centre, Telegraph Way, off Alresford Road, Winchester, SO21 1HZ

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