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  • We're reopening with a brand new visitor experience!

    Works are underway on a major new exhibition and transformation of the upper floor

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  • SCIENCE@HOME

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

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Thank you for checking in on us. We are undergoing the final phase of a major redevelopment programme to improve our visitor experience. This includes the creation of an incredible new exhibition, a live science demo space and nature-themed activity zone, as well as redesigned welcome area, café and shop. We can’t wait to reopen but we can only do so once the works are complete. We can now confirm that our plan is to reopen on Saturday 17 October, with tickets going on sale in August. 

Whilst we are closed, our charity continues to offer fun science experiences for families and schools through Science@Home and social media. Thank you!

What's on?

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Wednesday 21 October

Space Lectures

Space Lectures

Sunday 02 May

We are Stars

We are Stars

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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