Dino Discovery with the World of Dinosaur Roar!
Immerse your family in dinosaur exploration this Christmas at Winchester Science Centre and meet Father Christmas! Featuring imaginative storytelling and activities brought to you by the owners of popular children’s book series The World of Dinosaur Roar!
- Experience a fantastic dinosaur-themed live science show. Show times are: 10:15, 11:00, 12:30, 13:15, 14:45 and 15:30.
- Take part in a huge dino dig to find creatures from the past and handle real and replica fossils.
- Meet Trixie the baby triceratops and her friendly rangers.
- Santa's Science Grotto will be available on selected dates: 7/8, 14/5 and 19-24 December.
Make the most of your visit. See our Things To Do page to discover all there is to enjoy at Winchester Science Centre!
Santa's Science Grotto
We're very excited to have Santa and the elves paying us another visit this year! Join us for a Christmas experience like no other and spark curiosity in your little ones with this fun-filled festive family day out! Enjoy the magical setting of our Christmas grotto and meet Father Christmas. After sharing their all-important Christmas wish lists with the man himself, children will receive a wrapped gift to take home. There will also be the chance to complete a fun science-themed activity with the help of the elf team!
Complete your experience with a visit to our planetarium - 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.