Urban Sciences Building, Newcastle Helix

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The new home of the world leading School of Computing and a flagship for urban sustainability.

Opened in September 2017, Urban Sciences Building is a flagship development by Newcastle University. The building and its surrounding area is a living laboratory underpinning research to make urban centres more sustainable for future generations. The Urban Sciences Building is home to the world Top 100 School of Computing as well as wide range of other facilities.

The 24-acre site has been at Newcastle’s industrial heart for 200 years. It was originally the Elswick Colliery and later the production centre for Newcastle Brown Ale.

 

Nearest Metro: St James’

Opening times

Daily 10.00 – 17.30

Immersive Hybrid Reality Offshore Wind Turbine is closed the following dates:
26 – 28 June
4 & 5 July
23 -27 July
3 – 6 September

The 24-acre site has been at Newcastle’s industrial heart for 200 years. It was originally the Elswick Colliery and later the production centre for Newcastle Brown Ale.

Urban Sciences Building, Newcastle Helix

Accessibility Information

  • Lift access throughout.
  • Accessible toilet on each floor.
  • This venue also has a Changing Places toilet.

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