Destination Space - Apollo
July 20, 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of NASA's 1969 Apollo 11 lunar mission, and the first time humans landed on the Moon. Celebrate this momentous achievement with our FREE Destination Space live science show and themed activities.
- In our brilliant interactive live science show, discover why and how humans travelled to the moon, and the immense challenges that were overcome to complete this incredible mission. Show times are: 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:30 and 15:30.
- Get hands-on with fun activities and challenges in the Invention Studio. Create your very own astronaut pin badge and design and build a lunar buggy!
- Inspirers will be roaming the exhibition floors with themed science busking. Sample the food eaten by real-life astronauts, listen to the sounds of space travel, and experience the smell and texture of the moon for yourself!
Make the most of your visit. See our Things To Do page to discover all there is to enjoy at Winchester Science Centre!
Complete your space experience with a visit to our planetarium. 'Flight Through the Universe' will transport you on a journey through our solar system and beyond, stopping to explore our moon along the way. 'Capcom Go' is an immersive fulldome documentary that showcases the achievements of the Apollo project and aims to inspire a new generation to become the explorers, designers, engineers, thinkers and dreamers of the future.
Savings are available for those who book General Admission and planetarium tickets in the same transaction. Click here for the full programme of live, presenter-led shows and 360° fulldome films!
How to Book
Book General Admission using the relevant online booking link below. Purchase tickets at least 3 days in advance and save 25% on admission! You will also have the option to reserve your free live science show, which we recommend doing to guarantee your place.