Winchester Science Centre

Winchester Science Centre

Charity information

Winchester Science Centre

Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium is an educational charity created to advance the knowledge and understanding of the public in general, and the young in particular, in science and technology. The Centre welcomes 172,000 visitors a year who interact with over 100 exhibits and experience the largest stand-alone planetarium in the UK.

Founded 2002

  • Mission statement

    To ensure that the Winchester Science Centre is seen as a leading, outstanding and progressive example of a UK Science and Discovery

    To advance the education, knowledge and understanding of the public, in particular the young, in basic technology an scientific principles and processes, so as to create and inspire both a new generation equipped with skills for modern enterprise and a population more able to appreciate fully the significance of today's increasingly complex issues.

  • Aims

    Winchester Science Centre aims to:

    • Quality - Always striving to be the best we can be in everything we do.
    • Charitable Aims - Delivering on our goals as an educational charity and proving our value.
    • Customer Focus - Remembering our customers at all times.
    • Working Together - A small committed team working together on a common goal.
    • Sustainability - Ensuring the charity continues to maximise its impact on the local and national stage for future generations.
  • Overview

    Established: January 2002

    Registered Charity Number: 294582

    Board members: 17

    Full time staff: 40

    Part time staff: 30

    Volunteers: 200

    Phone number: 01962891900

    Address: Winchester Science Centre, Telegraph Way, Winchester, Hampshire so211hz

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