When purchasing admission tickets please follow the guidelines with regards to age suitability and ID cards.
Late arrivals may not be admitted and unfortunately refunds cannot be given. The International Centre for Life reserves the right to cancel events and refunds will be given in this instance. Details of the programme may change.
The International Centre for Life reserves the right to request and carry out bag and body searches on arrival at the venue. You may be denied entry if you refuse a request to be searched and your ticket will not be refunded.
The International Centre for Life reserves the right to refuse admission or to eject customers in reasonable circumstances (for example taking health and safety, environmental and security concerns into account).
Life is located next to Newcastle Central Station, and parking is available in nearby Times Square Car Park (open 24 hours a day). Full details about hourly parking rates can be found on our website. Times Square Car Park is situated just a few minutes away from the science centre. Sat Nav reference: NE1 4AD (takes you to Times Square Car Park). Vehicle height restrictions: 7ft or 2.1m in height. Limited spaces for taller vehicles outside the main multi-storey car park are also available.
Pre-purchased parking tickets can only be used on the day of your science centre visit and only valid for a maximum 5 hour stay.
Concessionary tickets, where available, are for:
- Those who are aged 60 and over.
- Those who are aged 18 and over and are in full-time education with valid student ID to be shown on arrival.
- Those who are unwaged (proof that you are in receipt of support is required).
Carers for disabled visitors are admitted free (limited to one per disabled person). Standard ticket categories apply to disabled visitors. To take advantage of this, please make yourself known to our reception staff and they will be more than happy to help. If you have any access enquiries please contact our bookings team on (0191) 243 8223 before your visit.
A family ticket, where available, is for four people: 2 adults and 2 children or 1 adult and 3 children. Children aged 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Dogs are not permitted on site except for support dogs.