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The Young Explorers' Zone will be closed all day on Tuesday 20 November and Thursday 29 November. Sorry for any disappointment caused.

My Tickets

Science Centre tickets do not include ice skating. 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 2 December 2018:


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)













Leaflets and brochures

Browse digital versions of the latest leaflets and brochures from Life Science Centre to keep up to date with news and events.
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What's On Guide: November 2018 - May 2019
Find out about our latest events and exhibitions at Life Science Centre, including our festive activities.

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Skating at Life: November 2018 - February 2019
The perfect place for a spot of wintery fun with friends and family, skating at Life is a must on your winter check list!
Museum of the Moon events programme
A mesmerising and magnificent artwork plus special events programme.
Education newsletter: Autumn 2018
Read our latest education newsletter for information about our current exhibition, Robots - then and now, skating at Life, robot-themed workshops and GSCE and A-level practicals

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Life Science Centre membership
Life is a charity and by being a member you’re helping to support the important work we do.

With membership you can spend entire days here or just drop in for a half hour on a wet afternoon. Our programme changes regularly, so there’s always something new to explore.

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Life Meetings and Events Christmas brochure
Whatever your taste or budget, Life has the perfect Christmas celebration for you. Whether you want a knees-up on a budget, a festive ball or a quirky party with a science centre twist – we’ve got it covered.

Life Meetings and Events brochure
Life Meetings and Events is a visually striking venue incorporating eight suites of varying sizes. With high ceilings throughout and numerous layout options, each suite has been designed with versatility in mind, making them ideal for a wide range of events.

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Times Square Car Park
Our award-winning car park offers safe, secure and affordable parking in central Newcastle.

It’s fully accessible with lifts to all levels, designated disabled parking bays and an accessible toilet on the ground level.

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International Centre for Life Annual Review 2017-18
It’s been an exciting year at Life – with major funding, excellent science centre visitor numbers and medical breakthroughs. Find out more in our 2017-18 Annual Review.

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