Essential info
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Life Science Centre is currently closed. This decision has been made in the interests of the health and wellbeing of our staff and visitors. It is a preventative measure only; Life is not aware of any specific risk to its visitors or staff in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic. Thank you for your understanding in these exceptional circumstances.

Updates, including information on when we are re-opening, will be displayed here and shared in our enews. You can subscribe to enews at life.org.uk/subscribe

For science centre enquiries, or for information regarding educational bookings, please email info@life.org.uk.

To contact a member of our Meetings and Events team, please email meetingsandevents@life.org.uk

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Science Centre ticket prices

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

Gift Shop

A visit to Life wouldn't be complete without exploring our selection of science kits, toys, books, souvenirs and gifts to suit all ages and budgets.


The shop is located near the Life Science Centre reception and is open to the public - you don't need a science centre ticket to visit the shop. It's open during normal science centre opening times.

Items are not available to buy online, visit Life Science Centre to see our full range.

Quote 'Life's website' when making a purchase to get 10% off
​​​​​​​(exclusions apply, please ask staff for more information).

Out of this world gifts

Astronaut plush toy

£17.95
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Features a removable backpack and shiny silver visor. Suitable for all ages.

NASA notebook

​​​​​​​£4.99
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A6 notebook with semi-hard cover and ruled pages.

Mars Curiosity Rover 3D Puzzle
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​£4.95
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62-piece 3D puzzle.

Science Museum Constellation Mood Lamp

£16.95
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A dreamy mood lamp to help learn about the stars in our sky.

'What's it like in space?' children's book 

​​​​​​​£9.99
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Inquisitive little ones can explore space in fascinating lift-the-flap introduction to space.

Gift vouchers

Treat friends and family to a science centre or skating visit, or money off in the Life Shop with a Life gift ticket or voucher! Gift tickets and vouchers are available from reception or via the bookings line on (0191) 243 8223.


Life Science Centre tickets and gift shop vouchers are available all year round. Skating at Life is open annually from November - February; gift tickets can be purchased throughout this period and must be used during the current skating season and cannot be carried over to future years.

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