We offer events and activities for groups of all kinds including after school clubs, sports teams and uniform groups like scouts and guides.
If you're looking for information on birthday parties, please visit our birthday parties page.
Little Bear is back for a new adventure.
Explore never before seen areas of space in this fascinating planetarium show, featuring scenes gathered from recent ground-breaking space missions.
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.
Enjoy a skate on the ice and explore Life Science Centre too!
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.
We explore engineering and technology from the industrial revolution to the present day.
Brick History is a journey into over 50 of the most pivotal moments in world history – recreated in LEGO® bricks.