Life Meetings and Events | Newcastle upon Tyne

If you’re looking for a really unique wedding venue in Newcastle, you can’t go wrong with Life Meetings and Events – architecturally stunning on the outside, it is an award-winning venue that has a range of spaces licensed for weddings within, including its planetarium!


Located in Newcastle’s ‘pink triangle’ and just a short walk from the city’s central train station, Life Meetings and Events promises to work around your budget to ensure your wedding is exactly how you want it, without compromising on quality.


You’ll find lots of quirky extras and photo opportunities at Life; it’s home to an award-winning Science Centre where you and your guests can pose amongst inspiring exhibitions and enjoy thrills and spills on the fantastic 4D Motion Ride.


Every wedding is a blank canvas and whether you want to host your entire day at Life, or just your reception or evening celebration, its team of friendly and dedicated professionals will go out of their way to make your day perfect in every way. Imaginative menus can be created by Life’s talented in-house chef and Life itself can supply all the essentials you need to make a unique occasion. Prices start from £37.50 per person for a wedding breakfast and £13.50 for an evening reception.


Choose to hold your ceremony in one of many rooms at Life; rooms range from traditional suites to its impressive planetarium which would provide you and your guests with a truly ‘out-of-this-world’ experience.


Life Meetings and Events
International Centre for Life
Times Square
Newcastle upon Tyne

t: 0191 243 8216
e: meetingsandevents[at]


Life Meetings and Events is licensed to hold wedding ceremonies in the following spaces:

  • Grainger – max 160 persons
  • Planetarium – max 70 persons
  • Blaydon/Gibbs – max 40 persons
  • Marlborough – max 140 persons

If you need accommodation for you and your guests, please ask our travel partner, les Deux Messieurs – they source same-sex welcoming accommodation and can often secure preferential rates. Get in touch

The Register Office
Civic Centre
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE99 2BN

t: 0191 278 7878