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Life is delighted to be the venue for an NHS large vaccination centre, but the operation of the centre, including appointments and queueing, is solely the responsibility of the NHS. Sorry, but Life will not respond to any queries relating to the NHS vaccination programme.

The NHS has issued the following information: Only people who are invited to have a vaccine can book an appointment. For more information go to this NHS website.

Parking is available in nearby Times Square Car Park. Limited spaces are available on site on a first-come, first-served basis – sorry, but we are unable to reserve spaces. 


Due to Government restrictions, Life Science Centre, Life Meetings and Events and Times Square Café are currently closed. For any queries, please email We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Stay safe.

Due to the Government-imposed lockdown, Life Science Centre is currently closed.

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Coronavirus: The facts

The New York Hall of Science created a set of graphics that explain the facts about COVID-19 and shared these with science centres around the world. Watch this short video that we created using these graphics:

The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in the US has become a go-to resource for many during the pandemic. There's a wealth of resources available on the website, but we particularly recommend its global map tracking the spread of COVID-19 and its live webinars.

The academic journal Science is collating all of its peer-reviewed research papers on COVID-19 and providing free access. If you want something that is easier to digest, take a look at its News section.

Find out more >

The Science Media Centre in the UK quickly provides expert responses to new statistics, the strategies of governments, media stories and new research related to COVID-19.

Find out more >

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Due to the government imposed lockdown, Life Science Centre is currently closed. Choose a date

Our standard ticket price includes a donation of at least 10%. As a charity we rely on the support of our visitors more than ever in these challenging times.

If you are happy to pay this donation and say ‘yes to Gift Aid’ when prompted, we can claim money from the UK government’s Gift Aid scheme.

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