Family workshops at the Museum of Prehistory and Geology

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Description

During the vacations, the Museum of Prehistory and Geology offers you a lot of activities to do with your family (fire and hunting workshops, archaeological excavation, prehistoric art, hunting, guided tour, fossil making...)
- Ideal for children from 4/5 years old and suitable for the whole family. Bring clothes that are not afraid of getting dirty. Making a Fossil - History of Life Make fossils you can take home, then learn about the history of life on Earth. Prehistoric art Reproduce the works of prehistoric people on facsimiles of cave walls, and make a piece of jewelry to take home. Archaeological dig Learn the basics of the archeology profession on a mock excavation site and discover how to know what era an archaeological layer dates from. Invent your writing Discover the origins of writing, then invent your own alphabet and finally, engrave your first name or a message on a clay medallion. “Prehisto-FooD” game tour What did our ancestors eat? Discover human diets throughout the ages, then prepare your menu as a character from one of these eras. - For the whole family, children from 7/8 years old. Fire Learn how to light a fire without a lighter or match, the way our prehistoric ancestors did. An exercise in family perseverance! Flint size Demonstration, handling of reconstructions of archaeological tools. Each participant will be able to test the waist gestures. Hunting with propellant shooting The animal is an essential resource in prehistory! Learn the many uses of different body parts, discover the evolution of hunting techniques, then try speargun shooting. Natural Hazards: the Wheel of Misfortune Is it better to live near Lake Geneva or in the mountains? How to prevent risks? Choose to live among 6 towns in Chablais where natural risks vary depending on the landscape, then let the Wheel of Misfortune decide your destiny.

Pricing

Visits: Free visit: €5/adult and €4/child Guided tour: €6/adult and €5/child Guided tours are only possible at times defined on the current program or by group reservation. Paid visit from 5 years old. Entertainment: 1 workshop alone: ​​€5/person. Free visit + 1 workshop: €8/person. Free visit + 2 workshops: €10/person. Free visit + 3 workshops: €12/person. Day pass (self-guided visit + 5 workshops): €15/person. Payable from 5 years old. A'musées-vous ticket: fire museum + prehistory: €9/adult + €7/child. Only in summer. Family plus rate: 1 free workshop from 5 people.

Langues

French
Address
207 Route du Moulin de la Glacière, Espace Pierre Chappuis, 74140, Sciez
Opening
Sunday 14 April 2024 between 10 am and 12 pm. Wednesday 17 April 2024 between 10 am and 5 pm. Friday 19 April 2024 between 10 am and 12 pm. Sunday 21 April 2024 between 10 am and 12 pm. Thursday 25 April 2024 between 2 pm and 5 pm. Friday 26 April 2024 between 2 pm and 5 pm. Saturday 27 April 2024 between 2 pm and 5 pm. Tuesday 30 April 2024 between 2 pm and 5 pm. Wednesday 1st of May 2024 between 10 am and 5 pm.