Venue Hire

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Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium offers a unique evening venue for corporate events, parties and private hire. The venue is typically available after 4.30pm, Monday - Friday or 5.30pm Saturday and Sunday.

Venue hire options

  • The hands-on exhibition areas (two-floors) for up to 1,400 people. From £650+VAT
  • The Planetarium (seats up to 176) and access to the upper exhibition floor. From £550+VAT

To add a Planetarium Show to your booking:

£200 + VAT for a fulldome planetarium cinema film screening (up to 33 minutes)

£250 + VAT for a live, presenter-led show (up to 40 minutes) or films over 33 minutes long.

Longer live shows or bespoke options are available with prices to be negotiated. 

Catering: A variety of catering options are available.

Cancellation: A cancellation fee of 50% will be charged if bookings are cancelled with 61-80 days notice. 100% fee if cancelled with less that 60 days notice.


Winchester Science Centre's unique, award-winning building is located 2 miles from the centre of Winchester with spectacular panoramic views of the surrounding countryside. The M3 is within easy reach and there is free car-parking on-site for 180 cars.

Viewings can be arranged during regular opening hours or at other times by arrangement.

For all enquiries please contact