Newcastle's only outdoor ice rink returns to Times Square from 8 November 2014 - 22 February 2015
Ice skating is a fun winter activity for kids and adults - and it's good for you too!
Please note: online booking is NOT available for skating (with the exception of Christmas Eve).
You can turn your skating trip into a full day out with a visit to Life Science Centre too! Take a trip on our festive 4D Motion Ride, Night at the Toy Store, from 8 November - 6 January (other shows are available outside of those dates), and explore everything else the Science Centre has to offer, including the planetarium, Science Theatre, Curiosity Zone and Young Explorers' Zone for under 7s.
Companies can sponsor our ice rink to receive a range of exclusive benefits. Advertising space is also available. Read our ice rink sponsorship document for more information.
For information about hiring our ice rink, group bookings and Christmas Eve Skating, click on the links below:
Bring your child's birthday party to Life and enjoy our ice rink and everything else Life has to offer, plus some special birthday extras!
Coming in a group of 10 or more? Guarantee your slot on the ice and enjoy free hot chocolate.
Hire our ice rink for one hour's private skating for up to 100 people.
10 skating sessions for the price of 5.
Skate and enjoy the 4D Motion Ride.
Our open air ice rink is a great festive day out for kids and adults alike, especially if you visit on Christmas Eve! Pre-booking is recommended for skating on Christmas Eve only.
School groups visiting the Science Centre can enjoy a session on the ice rink from November - February, with supervision by our qualified Ice Marshals.