Essential info
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The Young Explorers' Zone will close at the earlier time of 4.00pm on Friday 13 December. Sorry for any disappointment caused.

The ice rink will be closed for a private event at the following times: 13 December 8.00-9.00pm, 15 December 6.00-7.00pm, 16 December 8.00-9.00pm, 17 December 5.00-6.00pm and 8.00-9.00pm, 22 December 6.00-7.00pm, 23 December 4.00-5.00pm, 28 December 7.00-8.00pm.

Please note: The science centre and the ice rink will be extremely busy with school groups from 16 - 20 December. We advise visiting after 2.00pm for a quieter experience. 

My Tickets

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

Science Centre ticket prices, valid from 26 October 

TYPE

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

Adult (aged 18+)

Concession (over 60s, students, unwaged)

Child (aged 5 - 17)

Child (aged 4 and under)

DAY

£31

£12

£10

£7.50

Free

ANNUAL

£94

£39

£32

£21

Free

Nursery Skate Sessions

Skating

Key info...

10 November 2019 - 5 January 2020

Tickets available to buy online in advance until 5 January 2020.

Tickets for Nursery Skate Sessions between 6 January - 23 February 2020 will be available to buy online soon.

Please note, a maximum of two under-5s per adult are permitted on the ice rink.

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OPENING TIMES

Sundays, 10.00am - 11.00am

Location: Times Square, Newcastle
Set aside: 1 hour
Who is it perfect for: Ages 4 and under 
10 November 2019 - 5 January 2020
Location: Times Square, Newcastle
Set aside: 1 hour
Who is it perfect for: Ages 4 and under  
Tickets available to buy online in advance until 5 January 2020. Tickets for Nursery Skate Sessions between 6 January - 23 February 2020 will be available to buy online soon. Please note, a maximum of two under-5s per adult are permitted on the ice rink.
Event details

Dedicated skating sessions for little ones on Sunday mornings.


Join Life for Nursery Skate Sessions, a weekly ice skating session especially for children aged 4 and under (and their accompanying adults!) from 10.00am - 11.00am on Sunday mornings.

Our Ice Marshals are on hand to provide coaching and support for tentative skaters and skating aids are available.*


Make a day of it and upgrade to visit the science centre too

Upgrade your Nursery Skate Session ticket to a Super Saver to visit the science centre while you're here and make a day of it.

Book a visit to Santa's magical grotto. Mr Claus will be here every weekend in December, as well as Monday 23 December (additional price applies).**


​​​​​​​Please note: Super Saver tickets are not available to buy online. Tickets can be upgraded to Super Saver tickets when you arrive at Life Science Centre.

*Skating aids are available on a first-come-first-served basis for children 1.2m tall or smaller. Additional charges apply.
**Santa's Grotto is open every weekend in December and on Monday 23 December.
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OPENING TIMES

Sundays, 10.00am - 11.00am

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