We are now open with a new LEGO® Dinos experience. The rest of the science centre will remain closed.

Tickets will be released in weekly batches. We currently have timeslots for up to the 6 September available.

Dino Experience ticket prices

Price below includes a 10% voluntary donation


Adult (18+)

Child (aged 5 - 17)

Child (aged 4 and under)











Dino Jaws group visits

Looking for an action-packed, hands-on day out?


Visit Life Science Centre and make the most of our special offer!


Prices: child, £7; adult, £9

See Dino Jaws, from the Natural History Museum, featuring life-size animatronic dinosaur heads – including the terrifying T. rex! Explore the Curiosity Zone, Brain Zone, Young Explorers’ Zone (perfect for under 7s), planetarium, Science Theatre and 4D Motion Ride* while you're here too – all of the activities on offer at Life are included in the price of your admission ticket.
This offer is exclusive to groups of 10 or more and must be pre-booked. This special deal also includes: 
  • Express entry. (Avoid the queues!)
  • Free coach parking (first come first served basis).
  • Free storage for bags and coats.
  • Use of our packed lunch area.
Food and drink packages (including delicious dino cupcakes!) or gift bags can be arranged for your group, at an additional cost.
*For safety reasons you must be at least 1.2 metres in height to use the 4D Motion Ride
Contact Us

To make a group booking or to discuss your requirements please call our bookings hotline

(0191) 243 8223

Open 9.00am – 5.00pm, Monday – Friday

 Buy Dino Experience tickets

Please select your timeslot below. If a timeslot is not listed here, it is sold out for this date. Choose a date (tickets are released in weekly blocks)

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.

If you would prefer not to, please opt to ‘buy tickets without donation’ below.

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