Winchester Discovery Centre

Winchester Discovery Centre, located in the heart of Winchester’s cultural quarter, is housed in the historic Corn Exchange building.  With a range of versatile hireable spaces, modern presentation and audio-visual facilities, WIFI, onsite catering and friendly helpful staff, Winchester Discovery Centre is ideal for conferences, meetings, lectures, events and workshops.  

Winchester Discovery Centre is located in the city centre, there is a small pay and display car park adjacent to building.

There is a bus stop outside and the centre is just a 5 minutes walk from Winchester Train Station.

The Performance Hall is the largest of the Discovery Centre rooms available for hire, capacity is as follows:
Live Performance - 182
Conference - 182
Cabaret - 64
Meeting - 100
Dinner - 100
Reception - 100
Standing – 200

Additional rooms for hire are as follows:

Learning room 1 - capacity 25
Learning room 2 - capacity 16
Combined Learning Rooms - capacity 50

Natural Daylight
Air Conditioning
Presentation equipment provided
Onsite catering
Full sound and lighting rig

Fully wheelchair accessible – ramped access throughout
Hearing loop
Accessible parking
Accessible toilet
Full accessibility information can be found on the website below:

RIBA Award

What's on

Writing for Self-Discovery

25 Mar
Discovery Centre
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Writing for Self-Discovery

01 Apr
Discovery Centre
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Hafdis Huld at Winchester Discovery Centre

07 Apr
Discovery Centre
Image of Ian McCulloch
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An Evening with Ian McCulloch

22 Apr
Discovery Centre
Seated acoustic performance with Echo and the Bunnymen singer songwriter
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Alfie Moore - Getting Away With Murder

06 May
Discovery Centre
Winchester Discovery Centre at night
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Winchester Speakers Festival 2017

03 Jun to 04 Jun
Discovery Centre
Events at Winchester Speakers Festival 2017
Winchester Science Festival
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Winchester Science Festival 2017

28 Jul to 30 Jul
Discovery Centre
Festival of science for all ages

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