Life Science CentreRelated: Days Out
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Life Science Centre in Newcastle is an award-winning visitor attraction a short walk from Newcastle Central Station. Families, science enthusiasts and visitors who are looking for things to do in Newcastle will be able to spend a packed day exploring the must-see attraction - where one ticket gets you everything! Life Science Centre has new zones and activities to help you invent, create, explore and play.
Life Science Centre was awarded the Gold Standard by The North East Autism Society (NEAS) in 2021, making it the first visitor attraction to ever receive the award. The attraction has an ongoing dedication to autism acceptance and accessibility which is evident in its exhibitions, events and operational approach to how it welcome visitors.
Life Science Centre inspires visitors to explore and enjoy science, and discover its relevance to your own life. Highlights include:
•Space Zone – be inspired by the wonders of the Universe and explore how space technology impacts our everyday lives. Step inside a mock-up of the International Space Station, take a seat in NASA mission control and enjoy stunning shows in the North East’s biggest planetarium.
•Creativity Zone and Making Studios – enjoy interactive exhibits and hands-on, making activities.
•Experiment Zone – in Experiment Zone YOU are the scientist! Carry out practical experiments using real tools and materials.
•Live science shows- in the Science Theatre
•Gaia, our planet Earth - marvel at this stunning, seven-metre recreation of our shared home, created by British artist, Luke Jerram.
•Brain Zone – play memory games, step into an optical illusion and find out what makes you, YOU!
•Under-7s fun including Play Zone, discovery backpacks and hands-on, pop-up play stations!
Each winter at Life Science Centre, take to the ice on their outdoor ice rink in Times Square and celebrate Christmas in style.
A full breakdown of event details, including age restrictions and recommendations, please visit the official Life Science Centre website life.org.uk.
All the above events are included in the price of your science centre ticket. Visits will last about 2-3 hours and pre-booking a timed slot online is recommended.
Terms and conditions: Not valid in conjunction with any other offer or promotion. MORE Card holders will need to present their card on arrival