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Life Science Centre will be closed 8 January – 1 February (inclusive) while we make some exciting changes and carry out essential maintenance. Our ice rink and Times Square Café will be open as usual during this time.

The Young Explorers' Zone will close at the earlier time of 3.30pm on Wednesday 6 February. Sorry for any disappointment caused.

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Science Centre tickets do not include ice skating. Please purchase skating tickets on arrival. 


Combo tickets for science centre admission and skating are available from 3 December 2018 - 24 February 2019. Please purchase these separately at the Science Centre reception.


Memberships are not available online. Purchase these at Science Centre reception.

Science Centre day ticket prices valid until 24 May 2019:

TYPE

Family (2 adults + 2 children OR 1 adult + 3 children)

Adult (aged 18+)

Child (aged 5 - 17)

Child (aged 4 and under)

Concession (OAP, student or unwaged)

Purchase skating tickets on arrival

DAY

£28

£11

£6.50

Free

£9

 

ANNUAL

£94

£39

£21

Free

£32

 

Dark Side of Museum of the Moon - SOLD OUT

Special Events, Museum of the Moon

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One person (age 14+) £16.00

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Location: Life Science Centre
Set aside: 1-2 hours
Who is it perfect for: 14+ 
One person (age 14+) £16.00
Location: Life Science Centre
Set aside: 1-2 hours
Who is it perfect for: 14+  
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Event details

A night where astronomy meets art.

 

Experience Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon album like never before in our planetarium – with visuals displayed on the dome to accompany the music – and take in the awe-inspiring view of a seven-metre-wide illuminated Moon, suspended above the ground.

 

Museum of the Moon, created by UK artist Luke Jerram, displays the Moon’s surface in stunning detail with digital imagery captured by a NASA satellite. Grab a drink at the bar* and take a seat to slowly take in the spectacular art installation.


Please note: there will be two showings of Dark Side of the Moon each night: 7:30pm-8:30pm and 9.00pm-10.00pm (15 February) and 7.00pm-8.00pm and 8.30pm-9.30pm (8 March and 29 March). Please select which time you would like to view the show when buying your tickets. Show time approximately 1 hour.
 

Admission includes:

  • 15-minute Live Skies planetarium show
  • 45-minute Dark Side of the Moon show in the planetarium
  • Opportunity to explore Museum of the Moon 

Please use the Life Science Centre main entrance on Times Square. Parking is available nearby at Times Square Car Park. Postcode for Sat Nav: NE4 7AD.

Start time: 7.00pm - 10.30pm** (15 February), 6.30pm - 10.00pm** (8 March and 29 March)

Age Suitability: 14+

*Drinks are not included with admission and must be purchased separately. Drinks are not permitted inside the planetarium.

Terms & Conditions

Please use the Life Science Centre main entrance on Times Square. Parking is available nearby at Times Square Car Park. Postcode for Sat Nav: NE4 7AD.

Start time: 7.00pm - 10.30pm** (15 February), 6.30pm - 10.00pm (8 March and 29 March)

Age Suitability: 14+

**There will be two showings of Dark Side of the Moon during the evening. Please select which time you would like to view the show when buying your tickets. Show time approximately 1 hour.

Your use of and purchase of tickets is governed by the Terms & Conditions as set out on the Life website.

It is your responsibility to check, prior to purchase, that the information you have supplied to us in respect of your online ticket requirements is accurate. We are only responsible for issuing online tickets in accordance with the information you provide. Once purchased, the date for which your ticket has been purchased cannot be changed. Payments for tickets are non-refundable. Tickets are only valid for the date stated upon them. 

On arrival at Life, the following will be required:

  • Appropriate proof of entitlement to any discounted ticket rate claimed (such as NUS card or Annual Pass card) for each person to be admitted under the ticket. You may be asked to pay the full admission price or refused entry in the instance of proof not being available.
  • The name and booking reference number (provided at the time of purchase).

No online ticket may be resold without the prior written consent of Life. If any person attempts to enter Life with a ticket that has been resold without Life’s written consent, Life may refuse entry and no compensation is payable to that person by Life.

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15 February 2019 21:00
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