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Our reopening plans are hatching soon! Sign-up to our newsletter at life.org.uk/subscribe to be among the first to find out.

 

Members will not lose out during this lockdown closure, with the renewal date of all memberships automatically extended to cover the days that Life is closed.

 

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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We're reopening on the 1st August with the new Brick Dinos exhibition. The rest of the science centre will remain closed.

Brick Dinos ticket prices

Price below includes a 10% voluntary donation
TYPE

Family

Adult (18+)

Child (aged 5 - 17)

Child (aged 4 and under)

DAY

£22

£8.25

£4.95

Free

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Making Studios

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Included in your admission ticket

Please note: children aged 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Set aside: 30 minutes
Who is it perfect for: All ages 
Included in your admission ticket
Set aside: 30 minutes
Who is it perfect for: All ages  
Please note: children aged 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Event details

We all have a creative side – you don’t have to be an artist to be creative and imagination has no age limit.

 

In the Making Studios, a range of interactive exhibits from selfie booths* to poetry robots will help you tap into your inner creativity, while the studio spaces provide an opportunity to try your hand at a variety of hands-on making activities – covering everything from sewing and soldering, to cardboard construction and coding.   
 

Opening times

Monday - Friday: 11.00am - 4.00pm (last entry 3.30pm)
Saturday: 11.00am - 5.00pm (last entry 4.30pm)​
Sunday: 11.00am - 5.00pm (last entry 4.30pm)​

  

Please note: Photographs taken on the Selfie Booth are not stored on the device or by Life Science Centre, and the device is not connected to the internet.
 

The Making Studios has been supported through the Inspiring Science Fund, a £30 million capital scheme to support science centres across the UK, helping them rethink what they do and what they offer to the public. The scheme is co-funded by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS), UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) and Wellcome.

Additional support has been provided by The Garfield Weston Foundation and the Catherine Cookson Charitable Trust.


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