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Life is a great place for groups of all sizes to spend a day and take part in some fun science activities! If you're bringing 20 people or more, it's best to book in advance.

Our group benefits are open to all groups, from after-school clubs, professional associations and university societies to uniform groups like Brownies and Scouts.

  • Priority entry.
  • Tailored meal packages.
  • Familiarisation visits.

Standard group booking rates


Adult group rate (inc. concessions)

£10.00 per person


Child group rate

£7.00 per person

Contact Us

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

(0191) 243 8223

Open from 9.00am – 5.00pm, Monday – Friday

Terms and conditions:

You must book and pay in advance to receive the group booking rates. Group booking rates are available for groups of 20 or more only (excluding children under 5). 

Please note: Children aged 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult in the Making Studios and Experiment Zone at a ratio of 1 adult for every 4 children.

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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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