Essential info
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Life Science Centre remains closed, but we are working hard behind the scenes so that we can make the necessary changes to safely welcome our visitors back soon!

 

To be the first to hear our reopening plans, please subscribe to our What's On at Life digital newsletter: life.org.uk/subscribe

 

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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Life Science Centre is currently closed. Please see our 'Essential info' tab for more details.

Science Centre ticket prices

TYPE

Family (2 adults + 2 children OR 1 adult + 3 children)

Adult (aged 18+)

Concession (over 60s, students, unwaged)

Child (aged 5 - 17)

Child (aged 4 and under)

DAY

£31

£12

£10

£7.50

Free

ANNUAL

£94

£39

£32

£21

Free

Tickets, membership and offers

Life Science Centre remains closed, but we are working hard behind the scenes so that we can make the necessary changes to safely welcome our visitors back soon!

To be the first to hear our reopening plans, please subscribe to our What's On at Life digital newsletter: life.org.uk/subscribe

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

Day ticket prices 


Family (2 adults + 2 children or 1 adult + 3 children) £31.00

Adult £12.00

Child aged 5-17 £7.50

Child aged 4 and under FREE
Maximum of 3 children per paying adult

Concession £10.00


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

Life Science membership is great value for money. Buy family membership – and even if you only visit 3 times a year, you have saved on the cost of your ticket.

As an educational charity, our aim is to make science accessible to everyone and ticket revenue is vital to help us achieve this. We try to keep our prices as low as possible.



Key benefits

  • 12 months unlimited Life Science Centre entry including pre-school days
  • Fast track entry during busy periods.*
  • Invitations to special events.
  • A chance to have your say on how we develop through surveys and focus groups.

Plus enjoy these special discounts:


*Fast track entry is only possible if you bring your membership card.

Membership prices

  • 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, or call (0191) 243 8223 to purchase membership over the phone.

Find out more about membership

If you’re visiting with a group of 15 or more, book in advance to receive a range of benefits:


  • ​Selected offers and discounts (varies depending on events and activities).
  • Priority entry.
  • Free coach parking (first come first served basis).
  • Tailored meal packages.
  • Familiarisation visits.

Standard group booking rates, valid from 26 October 2019


Adult group rate (inc. concessions)

£8.00 per person

Child group rate

£6.00 per person

To make a group booking or to discuss your requirements please call our bookings hotline ​(0191) 243 8223 (open from 9.00am – 5.00pm, Monday – Friday).


*Terms and conditions: You must book and pay in advance to receive the group booking rates. Group booking rates are available for groups of 15 or more only.  FInd out more about group bookings

Check out our great offers and see if you could save on the price of admission.


View all offers and discounts >

Gift tickets and vouchers

Treat friends and family to a science centre or skating visit, or money off in the Life Shop with a Life gift ticket or voucher!
Gift tickets and vouchers are available from reception or via the bookings line on (0191) 243 8223.

Life Science Centre tickets and gift shop vouchers are available all year round. Skating at Life is open annually from November - February; gift tickets can be purchased throughout this period and must be used during the current skating season and cannot be carried over to future years.

"Very good value for money and the staff are very helpful. The cafés have a varied selection of treats for children too."

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Our standard ticket price includes a donation of at least 10%. As a charity we rely on the support of our visitors more than ever in these challenging times.


If you are happy to pay this donation and say ‘yes to Gift Aid’ when prompted, we can claim money from the UK government’s Gift Aid scheme.


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