This is the age at which children enjoy their first excursions to cultural venues and, for our cultural mediators, it’s an important part of their education. Our special workshops, which are introduced by a puppet, are based on handling and playing with materials and tools and also introducing the children to the sensory aspects of our heritage.
Martin, the apprentice carpenter / Workshop / 1 hr 30 mins
Martin, our apprentice carpenter, has built his house, but doesn’t know how to stop the wind, rain and animals getting in. How can we help him? How can we block up the holes in the walls?
My first fresco / Workshop / 1 hr 30 mins
Ben’s really happy as he’s discovered the secret of making paintings that will last a long time. Children will enjoy going through all the different steps of making their own fresco.
Earth in all shapes and sizes / Workshop / 1 hr 30 mins
Earth is a natural resource which we have been using since prehistory and which is found throughout the house in different shapes and forms.
All about leather / Workshop / 1 hr 30 mins
An introduction to leatherworking, discovering what happens with the raw material and imitating the craftsman’s techniques.