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The Young Explorers' Zone will be closed all day on Thursday 28 March. Sorry for any disappointment caused.

Life Science Centre will be closed 7-10, 13-17 and 20-24 May to get ready for the exciting new exhibition Game On 2.0 which opens on 25 May. The centre will be open 11-12 and 18-19 May and will re-open fully on 25 May. The pre-school day scheduled for 21 May will no longer be running. Apologies for any disappointment caused.

My Tickets

Memberships are not available online. Purchase these at Science Centre reception.

Kids go FREE until 6 May 2019. Use code KIDSFREE at checkout. 

Terms and conditions apply, see www.life.org.uk/terms-and-conditions for more info


Science Centre day ticket prices valid until 6 May 2019:

TYPE

Adult (aged 18+)

Child (aged 5 - 17)

Child (aged 4 and under)

Concession (OAP, student or unwaged)

DAY

£11

£6.50

Free

£9

ANNUAL

£39

£21

Free

£32

Activities and badge days for uniform groups

Uniform groups can take part in special Badge Days, call us on (0191) 234 8223 to discuss your requirements and book.

Beaver Space Badge Days

£11 per child, accompanying adults charged at the normal rate.

Specially tailored visits to help Beavers achieve their Space badges.
 
A one-hour presenter-led planetarium show, specially tailored towards the content of the Beaver Space badge. Groups also have full access to the Science Centre for the day.

Available on weekends. Excludes: school holidays, November - February (during ice skating season) and event weekends.

Brownie Science Investigator badge days

£11 per child, accompanying adults charged at the normal rate.

A day of activities to help Brownies towards their Science Investigator badges.
A two-hour session in one of our science labs led by a Science Explainer in which Brownies try out a series of three hands-on science activities, which count towards achieving the Science Investigator badge. Groups also have access to the full Science Centre on the day of their visit.

Available on weekends. Excludes: school holidays, November - February (during ice skating season) and event weekends.

Brownie Stargazer Badge Days

£11 per child, accompanying adults charged at the normal rate.

Specially tailored visits to help Brownies achieve their Stargazer badge.
A two-hour session including presenter-led planetarium show and hands-on activities for brownie packs working towards the Stargazer badge.

Sessions include a 1 hour planetarium show covering constellations, planets and the moon, followed by a 1 hour workshop with 3 activities to extend the ideas from the planetarium show. Weather permitting, the final half hour is spent outside on Times Square. Groups also have full access to the Science Centre for the day.

Available on weekends. Excludes: school holidays, November - February (during ice skating season) and event weekends.

Cub Astronomer Badge Days

£11 per child, accompanying adults charged at the normal rate.

A two-hour session including presenter-led planetarium show and hands-on activities for Cub packs working towards the Astronomer badge.

Sessions include a 1 hour planetarium show covering constellations, planets and the moon, followed by a 1 hour workshop involving 3 activities to extend the ideas from the planetarium show. Weather permitting, the final half hour is spent outside on Times Square. Groups also have full access to the Science Centre for the day.

Available on weekends. Excludes: school holidays, November - February (during ice skating season) and event weekends.

Guide Science Badge Days

£11 per child, accompanying adults charged at the normal rate.

A session of hands-on activities for Guide units working towards the Science badge.

A 1 ½ hour session in one of our science labs led by a member of staff, in which Guides take part in a series of activities and experiments that count towards achieving the Science badge. Groups also have access to the full Science Centre on the day of their visit.

Available on weekends. Excludes: school holidays, November - February (during ice skating season) and event weekends.

Call us on (0191) 234 8223 to discuss your requirements and book.

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