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Please note that some areas will be closed from 5 September – 25 October (inclusive) as we get ready for the launch of the new Space Zone (opens 26 October). Prices have been reduced to reflect this.

The 4D Motion Ride has been a firm favourite for visitors of all ages since Life Science Centre opened nearly 20 years ago. However, as the science centre continues to grow and evolve, it is time to retire this popular attraction to make space for something new – so make sure you visit by 25 October 2019 if you want to enjoy one final thrilling ride! Life would like to hear from visitors what they’d like to see replace the 4D Motion Ride, so please send your ideas to info@life.org.uk. Also, don’t forget to check out the science centre’s newest exhibition Space Zone from 26 October 2019 to explore the wonders of the Universe and discover how space exploration impacts our everyday lives.

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

Science Centre ticket prices, valid until 25 October 2019

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

£24

£8

£7

£6

Free

ANNUAL

£94

£39

£32

£21

Free

Super Hero Science

Science Theatre

Key info...

This event is no longer running

This show will be on at various times throughout the day, daily show times are available on arrival.

Set aside: 25 minutes
Who is it perfect for: 5+ 
Set aside: 25 minutes
Who is it perfect for: 5+  
This show will be on at various times throughout the day, daily show times are available on arrival.
Event details

A show that explores superpowers and whether they really defy the laws of science.


​​​​​​​Wouldn't it be great to have superpowers like Iron Man and Spider-Man?

Discover the science behind the nature-defying powers of your favourite Super Heroes in our Science Theatre show Super Hero Science.

Watch as our Science Explainers recreate Spider-Man’s web-line and build an alternative power source for Iron Man’s mask live on stage!

Win tickets to Marvel Universe LIVE! at Newcastle's Utilita Arena with Life Science Centre. 

Terms and conditions apply. See life.org.uk/terms-and-conditions for full details.


​​​​​​​The Science Theatre is equipped with an analogue induction loop.
 
During busy times, we request that you visit the planetarium, Science Theatre and Motion Ride once - this is to allow other visitors to enjoy the experience too. Thanks for your consideration.

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