• Help make science accessible to all

    Please help Winchester Science Centre raise £30,000 to install a much-needed Changing Places toilet. This facility enables children like Finn and his family to enjoy the day out that many of us take for granted.

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  • The Ultimate STEM School Trip - New for 2018/19

    A new all-inclusive experience designed to spark curiosity in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM). Up to 60% subsidy for eligible schools. Booking now for 2018/19.

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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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Please note we will be running a Park and Ride service daily from Monday 18 - Saturday 23 February from St Catherine’s Park & Ride (SO23 9NP, Zone 7). Find out more   

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Today 24 February

February Half Term: Science of Magic

February Half Term: Science of Magic

Today 24 February

Polaris, the space submarine

Polaris, the space submarine

Today 24 February

Flight Through the Universe

Flight Through the Universe

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

Plan your visit

Planetarium shows

School Visits

Venue hire

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