#truNewcastle Venue

Where we are, and where to stay

The Centre For Life

About the Venue
Located right next to Newcastle Central Station, The International Centre for Life is an award-winning science village and business incubator centre, visitor attraction and educational facility in the heart of the city.  

The Mezzanine
Life Meetings and Events
The International Centre for Life
Times Square
Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4EP

N.B. Access to the Mezzanine is through the Life Meetings and Events entrance on the Central Parkway side of the building, not through the visitor centre entrance in Times Square.
The venue website and contact information can be found by clicking the following link, which will open in a new page;
https://www.life.org.uk/contact   Tel: 0191 243 8210 

Getting There
Life is located in Times Square, just a two minute walk from Newcastle Central train and Metro station. 
​The sat nav reference for the car park is NE1 4AD (opposite Jurys Inn hotel). Look out for Centre for Life and/or Times Square Car Park signage to direct you. 

Plenty of local buses stop just next to Central Station and there are cycle racks in Times Square if you’re biking in. ​​​​​​​Scroll down the page to see a map. 

Parking
The venue provides reduced rate parking at a cost of £4.50 per day in the nearby Times Square multi-storey car park, Railway St. NE1 4AD – just 125 metres from the venue. Tickets can be validated by the venue Reception anytime during the day. https://www.life.org.uk/visit/times-square-car-park

Accommodation
There are numerous hotels to suit all budgets within a 5 minute walk of the venue, including (but not limited to) The Crowne Plaza, Jury’s Inn, The Royal Station Hotel, Holiday Inn Express, Hotel Motel One, Hampton by Hilton and others.