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Newcastle Gateshead Marriott Hotel MetroCentre

MetroCentre  Gateshead  England  NE11 9XF  United Kingdom 

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Visitor's Guide: Newcastle upon Tyne

Life Centre

21st Century Tourist Attraction
  • Times Square 
  • Newcastle Upon Tyne,  NE1 4EP
  • Phone: +44 191 243 8210
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  • Neighborhood: City Centre
  • Category: Science & Technology
  • Hours: Mo to Sa from 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM,Su from 11:00 AM to 06:00 PM
  • Train: "Central Station


Built as a Millennium project, the Life Center brings together a cutting-edge genetic research facility and a family-friendly, jargon-free exhibition of the latest developments in science and biotechnology. The Center aims to provide visitors with a new way of looking at life: "where it came from, how it works, what it means." This major attraction offers film shows, live theater, and hands-on demonstrations, to give visitors a unique and remarkable experience. There are plenty of science events and exhibitions that take place at the center.

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