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Families challenged to take-on Robots Activity Trail this summer at Life

Life Science Centre, Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4EP
Summer holiday dates: 21 July – 2 September 2018

Robots – then and now exhibition dates: 26 May – 2 December 2018


Summer holidays at Life Science Centre

Families are invited to explore an activity trail through Life Science Centre’s blockbuster exhibition Robots – then and now this summer holidays as part of an action-packed day at the visitor attraction.

Filled with quizzes, games and activities, the Robots Activity Trail helps younger visitors to get as much out of Life’s new exhibition as their parents, as they explore 500 years of robotic discovery.

Also included in the admission ticket is the new live show in the Science Theatre, Great Geordie Bridges, and the chance for children to craft their own souvenir in the Making Space, with a new activity every week throughout the holidays. Other highlights include the biggest planetarium in the North of England and the 4D Motion Ride*.

To celebrate the arrival of the school holidays, Life Science Centre has introduced a 20% summer discount** on all day tickets purchased online by 16 July 2018 for visits during the summer holidays.

Robots – then and now, developed by the Science Museum in London, is at Life Science Centre from 26 May to 2 December 2018.

For more information and to book tickets, visit life.org.uk/robots

*Please note, you must be at least 1.2 metres in height to use the 4D Motion Ride.

**Terms and conditions apply. Visit life.org.uk/prices for details.


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Science in the 21st century is proving to be fast moving, potentially life-enhancing and certainly controversial. Life has grown out of a desire to deliver a science centre for the North East that is forward looking and seeks to offer these leading edge ideas in a form that is easily accessible to everyone.