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The Young Explorers' Zone will be closed all day on Tuesday 20 February and Friday 23 February. Sorry for any disappointment caused.

The lift from the ground floor to the Young Explorers' Zone is currently out of order. Alternative access is possible via a ramp. Sorry for any inconvenience caused. We're working to fix it as soon as possible. Please ask a member of staff if you need assistance.

My Tickets

Annual Passes are not available online. Purchase these at Science Centre reception.

Science Centre prices until 15 April 2018:

TYPE

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)

DAY

£34

£13

£7.50

Free

£10

ANNUAL

£85

£35

£19

Free

£29

Parties

Life Science Centre hosts unforgettable birthday parties for all ages. There are different options at different times of year.

Dino Jaws birthday parties

Available: 24 February - 15 April 2018 (weekends only)

​Price: £15 per person


Minimum 10 children, maximum 20. 

Get stuck into the fantastic Dino Jaws exhibition from the Natural History Museum and everything else Life has to offer, make a dinosaur to take away and sink your teeth into a scrummy monster feast.
Find out more about Dino Jaws parties at Life >

Skating and Science Centre parties

Available: November 2018 - February 2019 (selected dates, weekends only)

Minimum 10 children, maximum 20. 

Bring your child's birthday party to Life and enjoy our open air ice rink and Science Centre exhibitions.

Find out more about skating parties >
  • Party bags are available from £3.
  • We find that customers prefer to choose their own cakes so feel free to bring your own.
  • Extra refreshments, including Starbucks beverages, can be pre-ordered.
  • We recommend that you have at least three hours at Life to make the most of the birthday party experience.
Terms and conditions
  • Parties can be booked with a minimum of 10 children, maximum 20.
  • Annual Passes cannot be used for any form of discount on parties. Adult Annual Pass holders can accompany the party free of charge but any children must pay the full party package price.
  • Please refrain from bringing your own refreshments to consume on the premises.
  • Parties will not have exclusive use of the Science Centre.
  • Specific shows, including the 4D Motion Ride, are subject to availability.
  • The full balance must be paid in advance.
Contact Us

Booking is essential, please call us to discuss your requirements

(0191) 243 8223

Open from 9.00am – 5.00pm, Monday – Friday

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