Life Science Centre – Children’s Parties
There are different parties available throughout the year to incorporate current exhibitions and seasonal ice skating (November - February).
Explore the options below, and call us for more info and to book: (0191) 243 8223.
Skating and Science Centre Party
Available until 26 February 2017
Bring your child's birthday party to Life and enjoy our ice rink and everything else Life has to offer, plus some special birthday extras!
Skating and Science Centre parties include:
- An hour of skating on our open air ice rink, followed by a hot chocolate.
- Time to explore the Science Centre where you can visit the Brain Zone, sit under the stars in the planetarium, see a Science Theatre show and take a trip on the 4D Motion Ride (please note you must be at least 1.2m in height to use the 4D Motion Ride). There's also the Young Explorers' Zone for under 7s.
- A party host who will greet your party and make sure that everything runs smoothly.
- A two course hot meal. Typically meals include a burger, chicken nuggets or pasta served with vegetables or beans, followed by fruit and ice cream and unlimited squash or water.
- Skating and Science Centre parties are available on weekends only.
- Children aged 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult on the rink; those aged 10 - 12 must be supervised by an adult (adults can watch from the viewing platform if they prefer).
Price: £15.00 per person.
2 adults come free. Additional adults (up to a maximum of one adult per child) charged from £9.00 each.
Science Centre Party
Available from 27 February 2017
Science Centre parties include:
- A party host who will greet your party and makes sure that everything runs smoothly.
Price: £12.00 per person. Minimum 8 people, maximum 20 people.
2 adults come free. Additional adults pay normal admission.
- Party bags are available from £3.
- We find that customers prefer to choose their own cakes so feel free to bring your own.
- Extra refreshments, including Starbucks beverages, can be pre-ordered.
- We recommend that you have at least three hours at Life to make the most of the birthday party experience.
Terms and conditions
- Parties can be booked with a minimum of 8 children, maximum 20.
- Annual Passes cannot be used for any form of discount on parties. Adult Annual Pass holders can accompany the party free of charge but any children must pay the full party package price.
- Please refrain from bringing your own refreshments to consume on the premises.
- Parties will not have exclusive use of the Science Centre.
- Specific shows, including the 4D Motion Ride, are subject to availability.
- The full balance must be paid in advance.
Booking is essential, please call (0191) 243 8223.
Booking line open 9.00am - 5.30pm Monday - Thursday, 9.00am - 5.00pm Friday.