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Annual Pass membership

Annual Pass membership

Become an Annual Pass holder and visit Life as many times as you like over a whole year!

Spend entire days here or just drop in for an hour or two on wet afternoons. Our programme changes regularly so there’s always something new to explore.

TRY BEFORE YOU BUY - get your Annual Pass on the day you visit and we’ll refund your ticket price. As well as a fun day out for the whole family, you will also be helping to support the work we do as an educational charity.

Benefits of being an Annual Pass holder:

  • 12 months unlimited Science Centre entry (including all exhibitions, the 4D Motion Ride, planetarium, Science Theatre, Curiosity Zone and all activities).
  • FREE entry to pre-school days.
  • Selected discounts given on Lates at Life, Maker Faire and other adult events such as cocktail evenings and dinners.
  • Express entry during busy periods.
  • 10% discount in Life Shop, cafés and parking in Times Square Car Park
  • Invitation to an exclusive preview of our main summer exhibition.
  • Discounted ice skating. £6 off family tickets, £1.50 off adult and £1 off child tickets.
  • Discounted birthday parties - the birthday child goes free!
  • Special offers throughout the year.
  • Regular e-newsletter updates.
  • FREE entry into hundreds of Science Centres worldwide participating in the ASTC - Passport Program. Find out more about participating Science Centres.
  • Free access to INTECH Science Centre - Winchester. (The offer excludes entry to the INTECH planetarium which is an extra cost of £2 per person. Free entry is not valid in conjunction with any other offer or promotion.)

Membership prices

Adult (aged 18 and over) £24.95

Child (aged 2 - 17) £18.95

Child (under 2) FREE

Concession (OAP, student or unwaged) £20.95

Family (2 adults + 2 children; 1 adult + 3 children) £68.95

Extra child (added to family membership - maximum of 3 extra children) £10.00

How to become an Annual Pass holder

To become an Annual Pass holder just fill out a membership form and hand it in at the Science Centre reception. We'll take your photo at reception and print out your Annual Pass.*

Alternatively, print out the application form now, fill it in and bring it with you on your next visit.

*During very busy periods we may not be able to process your Pass immediately, but we'll make sure it's ready for you to collect on your next visit to the Centre.

How to renew your membership

To renew your membership, just fill out a membership form and hand it in at the Science Centre reception. We'll then take your photo at reception and print out your new Annual Pass*.

*During very busy periods we may not be able to process your Pass immediately, but we'll make sure it's ready for you to collect on your next visit to the Centre.

How to buy an Annual Pass membership as a gift

To buy an Annual Pass membership as a gift for someone else, fill out a membership form with the details of the person/people you are buying the membership for (you will need their full name and address details and the ages of any children) then purchase the pass at the Science Centre reception.

Car Park discount

Produce your valid pass at Times Square Car Park office and get 10% off your parking charge. Available 7 days a week. Visit to the Centre not required.

Terms and Conditions

  • Annual Passes are valid for 12 months from the date of purchase.
  • Annual Passes are non-transferable and non-refundable in part or whole. They may only be used by the signatory. Failure to comply will invalidate the ticket.
  • Annual Pass holders are entitled to one visit per day on production of their Annual Pass – pass must be presented in person at reception in order to gain entry. Normal admission times apply.
  • Lost or stolen passes must be reported immediately. Replacement passes will incur a charge to the bearer of £3 per pass.
  • An adult must accompany a child Annual Pass holder if they are under the age of 12.
  • Cannot be used in conjunction with any group bookings e.g. school or group visit, birthday party etc.
  • Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.
  • Cannot be used to gain free entry to additional events at Life where an extra fee is charged unless specifically stated.
  • Excludes entry to the ice rink (although discount applies).
  • Annual Passes remain the property of the Centre for Life and the management reserves the right to withdraw the Annual Pass at any time at their own discretion.
  • General terms and conditions on entry to the Life Science Centre apply.
  • For safety reasons you have to be at least 1.2 metres (4 feet) in height to use the Motion Ride.
  • By joining the Annual Pass membership scheme you agree to be contacted by Life.
  • All Annual Pass holders and additional members must agree to have a photo taken for individual membership cards.
 
Annual Pass Membership Form
Annual Pass Membership Form
Annual Pass Membership Form (PDF) 

Download an Annual Pass Form to fill in at home.