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The planetarium will be closed from Monday 16 March - Sunday 29 March inclusive. 

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

Science Centre ticket prices


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)













Leaflets and brochures

Browse digital versions of the latest leaflets and brochures from Life to keep up to date with news and events.

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What's On Guide: November - April 2020
Find out about our latest events and exhibitions at Life Science Centre, including our ice rink and festive activities.

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Ice skating 2019/20
We’ve got winter all wrapped up with a festive take-over in the science centre and ice skating in Times Square.

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Education newsletter: Spring 2020

Read our latest education newsletter for information on what a day trip to Life Science Centre looks like for your school, and our exclusive offer for British Science Week!

International Centre for Life Annual Review 2018-19
It’s been an exciting year at Life – with major funding, excellent science centre visitor numbers and medical breakthroughs. Find out more in our 2018-19 Annual Review.

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Science Speakeasy 2019/2020
Adult evenings of honest and frank discussion, where nothing is taboo. 

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After Hours 2019/2020
Themed evenings and silent discos in the science centre for adults.

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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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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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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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