One free child admission (to the Science Centre only) with every full paying adult

Life is an award-winning Science Centre in the heart of Newcastle-upon-Tyne where one ticket gets you everything, making for a great value day out! The Centre has a changing programme of exhibitions and events throughout the year, so there is always something new to experience. 

Get lost in the stars in the planetarium, climb aboard the North East’s only 4D Motion Ride* and take a seat in the Science Theatre to catch amazing live science shows – exploring everything from fire to space travel. You can find out more about your amazing brain in the Brain Zone, before grabbing a lab coat to conduct real experiments in the Experiment Zone.

Life also has dedicated area for under 7s, perfect for little scientists to explore and play. From November to February, Life hosts an outdoor ice rink in Times Square, just outside the Science Centre (Separate prices apply)                                  

*For safety reasons, visitors have to be at least 1.2 metres in height to use the Motion Ride.

Special Offers

One free child admission to the Science Centre with a full paying adult. Not valid for special events such as Skating@Life or Maker Faire UK.

Special Offer Terms

Free child must be accompanied by a paying adult. Excludes Concessions. Offer can only be redeemed with a valid Northern Rail ticket to Newcastle for the day of entry.       

Contact and Getting Here

Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4EP

0191 243 8210

Opening times

Monday – Saturday: 10.00am – 6.00pm
Sunday: 11.00am – 6.00pm

Subject to seasonal change, please see for details.


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