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The Science Theatre will be closed on 20 January as we prepare for the new show, Destination Space, which opens on 21 January. Sorry for any disappointment caused.

Life Science Centre will be closed all day on Wednesday 29 January for a private event. The ice rink and Times Square café will be open as usual, and the science centre will reopen on Thursday 30 January.

 

My Tickets

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

Science Centre ticket prices, valid until 23 February 2020 

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

Life Science Centre is the science centre for the North!

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Ice Skating
Highlight - Skating
A great winter day out
On until 23 February 2020 For all ages
Closed today
Planetarium show
Planetarium
Naughty Monsters in the Sky
On until 22 May 2020 For under 7s
Included in your Science Centre ticket
Planetarium show
Planetarium
Tales of a Time Traveller
On until 19 October 2020 For 7+ (recommended)
Included in your Science Centre ticket
Science Theatre show
Science Theatre
Destination Space
From 21 January 2020 To 10 May 2020 For 7+ (recommended)
Included in your Science Centre ticket
Burns Night Supper
Special Events
Haggis supper and ceilidh dance
On until 24 January 2020 For Adults (18+ only)
Friday Night Skate
Skating
Get ready to glide into the weekend!
On until 31 January 2020 For All ages
After Hours: Happy New You + Skating
Special Events
Teetotal event that’s anything but dry
On 30 January 2020 For 18+
After Hours: Happy New You
Special Events
Teetotal event that’s anything but dry
On 30 January 2020 For 18+
Pre-school Day
Special Events
A day for little ones to explore the Centre!
On until 30 June 2020 For Ages 4 and under (and accompanying adults)
Bright Club
Special Events
The thinking person's variety night
On until 1 December 2020 For 18+
Science Speakeasy
Special Events
Gamified dating: any winners?
On 13 February 2020 For 18+
February half-term
Highlight - Special Events
To infinity and beyond!
From 15 February 2020 To 23 February 2020 For All ages
Closed today
Included in your Science Centre ticket
After Hours: Sex and Attraction
Special Events
Respect your body and relationship(s)
On 27 February 2020 For 18+
Science Speakeasy
Special Events
Stagger to grave or call it quits early?
On 12 March 2020 For 18+
Dame Stella Rimington: My life in MI5
Special Events
Meet the role model for M in James Bond 007
On 16 March 2020 For 18+
After Hours: The Next James Bond
Special Events
Enrol to replace Daniel Craig as 007
On 26 March 2020 For 18+
After Hours: Unplug and Unwind
Special Events
The antidote to work and exam stress
On 30 April 2020 For 18+
Planetarium show

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