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Expo "Sous les bottes des archéologues"

  • Exhibition
  • Cultural
Saturday 29 May
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Phone +33 (0)3 27 22 24 55
Address Musée de la Tour abbatiale Grand'Place 59230 Saint-Amand-les-Eaux
Port du masque est obligatoire / Gel hydroalcoolique à disposition. / Il n'est pas nécessaire de réserver
Reopening of the Abbey Tower museum around a new exhibition: Under the boots of archaeologists, immersed in the heart of Amandin history. To be seen until September 19, 2021. Focus on the operations carried out by Inrap (National Institute for Preventive Archaeological Research) on various sites in the city of Saint-Amand-les-Eaux over the years. From prehistoric times until the last century, archaeologists have analyzed the remains discovered allowing to renew the vision of the past of the city and its territory. Explanatory panels allow you to immerse yourself in the history of the city by going back in time. Objects from excavations complete the story. The museum is open during the week, except Tuesday, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and public holidays, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Advantages: Inrap booklets and children's play trails are available for a fun visit to the exhibition. Interactive quizzes will also give you the opportunity to test your knowledge of archeology. And pledges galore with Inrap's “casserole”! -------------------------------------------------- ----------------------- ANIMATIONS OFFERED IN JULY AND AUGUST: Workshops led by Tiffany, cultural mediator of the museum. Registration at the museum reception on 03 27 22 24 55 or at Full price: € 6 - reduced price: € 3 Reduced prices for job seekers, beneficiaries of minimum social workers, students, high school students and less than 18 years old. . “Apprentice mosaicist” Thursday July 8 from 10 am to 11 am Make a mosaic with colored stickers. For ages 4-6 accompanied by an adult (Parents can visit the exhibition while the children are in the workshop). . “Petit pot” Thursday July 15 from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm Come and create a clay pottery with columbine, a technique used since prehistoric times. Adults and children from 7 years old. “Adornment” Thursday, July 22 from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm Reproduce the gestures of the creation of adornment as prehistoric men could do: shells, shaping of clay beads then decoration and assembly. Adults and children from 7 years old. “Mosaic” Thursday July 29 from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm Introduction to cutting and gluing techniques and choice of design for a personalized mosaic. Adults and children from 7 years old. Blazon Thursday August 12 from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm Immerse yourself in the medieval world, by creating your coat of arms according to your inspiration. Adults and children from 7 years old. Vitrail Thursday August 19 from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm Like the stained glass windows of the Middle Ages, give free rein to your imagination to paint your own. Adults and children from 7 years old ------------------------------------------ -------- Guided tours Sunday August 8 at 4 p.m. Sunday August 22 at 4 p.m. Followed by a small creative break of 15 minutes the casserole dish from Inrap All ages. Free. -------------------------------------------------- Activities “Weaving” demonstration with ArchéoCréa, Sunday July 11 from 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm What is textile archeology? Weaving demonstration, exhibition of textile reproductions (embroidery, looms), showcasing of know-how from ancient times. For all. Free. “Medieval games” demonstration with ArchéoCréa, Sunday August 22 from 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm Demonstration and initiation into historical games (Gallo-Roman, medieval). Exhibition of reproductions of games and toys from the ancient era. What were the hobbies of our ancestors? For all. Free. Wearing a mask is compulsory as well as respecting physical distancing. As the number of people is limited for guided tours and workshops, reservations are advised. Entrance, visits and workshops: free Information and reservations: Museum of the Abbey Tower Grand Place 5923O Saint-Amand-les-Eaux Tel. 03 27 22 24 55
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