Home educators are always welcome at Winchester Science Centre, with different options available for visiting to suit your preferences. See below for further details.
Home Educator Families-
Monthly Home Educator days are available for individual families, including those bringing younger siblings.
Home educator family groups must include:
-At least one child of school age (5-18 yrs, or 4 yrs if their next birthday is 31 Aug or earlier).
-One supervising adult
Children (3-18 yrs): £7.50 (25% off normal admission price)
Children (0-2 yrs): free
Supervising adult: free (one per group)
Additional adults: £7.50 each
At 3:00pm there is a live, presenter-led planetarium show, The Magical Mystery Tour, aimed specifically at home educator families and tailored by the presenter to be suitable for the ability/interests of the audience. This show can be added to admission for £3.50 per child with the (one) supervising adult going free. Additional adults pay standard rate of £3.50 each. There will also be live planetarium shows and educational fulldome films running for schools earlier in the day. If there are spaces available, home educator families can book into these planetarium shows upon arrival at the Centre.
Home Education Groups-
Home education groups with a minimum of 20 children are eligible to book the brand new all-inclusive school trip package. More info can be found on the Winchester Science Centre website.
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