Our 4D Motion Ride is a hit with kids and adults alike – as your seat moves in time to the 3D action on screen you’ll even smell the smoke, feel the wind in your hair - and watch out for the water!
Our Curiosity Zone is a 100% hands-on exhibition that comes without instructions – explore, experiment and see what YOU make of it.
Our planetarium, the most popular in Britain, is also popular with adults - lie back and take a trip to the stars.
Get ready for an adventure of mammoth proportions – Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs™ – The 4-D Experience
*For safety reasons, you must be at least 1.2 metres in height to use the 4D Motion Ride.
Coming in a group of 10 or more? Book in advance to guarantee your slot on the ice.
Hire our ice rink for one hour's private skating for up to 100 people.
From November to February, Life is home to the outdoor ice rink on Times Square.
See LEGO® versions of some of your favourite North East landmarks created by local LEGO® builder Steve Mayes.
Brick History is a journey into over 50 of the most pivotal moments in world history – recreated in LEGO® bricks.
We explore engineering and technology from the industrial revolution to the present day.
This exhibition showcases the ‘big telescopes family’ – both ground- and space-based instruments – with a focus on the UK’s science and technology expertise and economic benefits.
Could there be life on other worlds?
Enter the planetarium to see the stars and the planets above as they’ll appear tonight.