Life Science Centre is open on weekends only until Saturday 23 October, and then we're back open 7 days. Tickets for timed slots can be purchased online in advance of your visit. Some slots on the afternoon will be kept free for walk-ups - but booking is advised to avoid disappointment.
Our safety measures remain in place. This includes the Life team and visitors being asked to wear a face covering unless exempt.
Tickets and membership
Tickets for timed slots can be puchased online in advance of your visit. Some slots on the afternoon will be kept free for walk-ups - but booking is advised to avoid disappointment.
Family (2 adults + 2 children or 1 adult + 3 children) £34.00
Child aged 5-17 £8.00
Child aged 4 and under FREE
Maximum of 3 children per paying adult
Please note: Children aged 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Purchase a combined science centre and skating ticket and save! Customers can pre-book online by selecting a like for like ticket and the discount will be automatically applied at basket stage.
Child (4 and under) £4.00
Science centre booking rates
Adult group rate (inc. concessions)
£8.00 per person
Child group rate
£6.00 per person
Skating booking rates
Adult group rate
£9.50 per person
Concession group rate
£8.50 per person
Child group rate
£7.00 per person
Child (4 and under)group rate
£3.00 per person
To make a group booking or to discuss your requirements please call our bookings hotline
We’ll be refreshing our annual membership programme in April 2022.
In the short term, visitors are welcome to purchase an annual membership but before doing so, please be aware of the following:
There are no extra discounts associated with the membership at present
Life will be closed on weekdays from Monday 6 September – Friday 22 October. From Saturday 23 October we'll be open seven days a week.
In the case of any COVID-related closure, Life can not extend your membership to cover these days
If you’re still interested in buying a membership with the above terms, pricing can be found below.
- Adult (aged 18 and over) £39
- Child (aged 5 - 17) £21
- Child (4 and under) FREE
- Concession (OAP, student or unwaged) £32
- Family (2 adults + 2 children OR 1 adult + 3 children) £94
- Extra child (added to family membership - maximum of 3 extra children)£11
Try before you buy!
Become a member on the day you visit and we’ll deduct your admission price off the cost of your membership. Terms and conditions apply.
Memberships are not available online, please buy on arrival at reception.
Everything's included in your ticket
Your science centre day ticket gives you access to ALL activities inside Life. There are no extra fees for exhibitions or for entry to the live science shows, so you can relax and explore EVERYTHING that Life has to offer with no hidden charges.