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Peter Pan brings a touch of Neverland magic to Life’s outdoor ice rink
Life’s open air ice rink got a sprinkle of pixie dust when stars from the Peter Pan production at the Tyne Theatre took to the ice.
Seasonal skaters rock at Life’s outdoor ice rink
Figure skaters from Newcastle University brought a dose of Christmas cheer to Life’s open air ice rink.
Out of this world festive journey to the stars
Children can explore the wonders of what Santa, in a captivating 360-degree dome show, which is part of Life’s festive package.
Unlocking genetic heritage: Fitting into our Genes event marks 18-year milestone for donor-conceived individuals
A donor-conceived woman who used a donor for the birth of her twins, is part of an adult-only event that marks milestone in donor legislation.
Life Science Centre recognised for work on accessibility at North East Tourism Awards
Life took the top spot in the Accessible and Inclusive Tourism Award category at the North East Tourism Awards.
Meet the team who brought Santa to ‘Life’
Children can journey to the North Pole in a captivating 360-degree dome show. The team behind What Santa Sees lift the lid on the creative process.
Glasshouse and Life Giveaway
We’ve teamed up with our friends at The Glasshouse, to give you the chance to win an amazing Christmas treat!
February Pre-School Day
Explore the science centre in a baby-and-toddler-friendly, with activities especially for little ones.
Guest Maker Activity: Aluminium Christmas Decorations
Get crafty with wire and colourful beads to make an aluminium Christmas decoration with artists from craft store Colourbuzz.
Guest Maker Activity: Christmas Card Crafting
Explore some traditional printing techniques to print your own Christmas card with artists from Northern Print.
Guest Maker Activity: Handmade Notebooks
Make your own handmade notebook with artist and bookbinder Cloe Sparrow, who will be running pamphlet stitch book binding workshops.
The Making Studios
Use special tools and a range of materials to create something truly unique. Take your creation home with you to show your friends and family.