Information for school classes and groups

Information for school classes and groups

Around 50 activities (workshops and shows) await school classes at the Science Festival.
Everyone should find something to their liking!

Program

The programme will be online in September 2023. There will be something for everyone. There will be something for everyone!

Feel free to have a look at the programme of the previous edition here.

Target group

Primary school: Cycles 3.2, 4.1 and 4.2

Secondary school: 7e, 6e, 5e

Other information

Groups of more than 21 students should be divided into sub-groups, allowing for a more interactive exchange with the students but also not overcrowding the workshops.

Catering

There will probably be a restaurant or picnic area on the site of the Science Festival.

Registrations

Registration for the Science Festival in Luxembourg-Grund will open at the end of September 2023.

Each group has to be accompanied by one adult and has to be registered separately.

Contact

Musée national d’histoire naturelle
25, rue Münster
L-2160 Luxembourg

Tél. : 46 22 33 411
E-mail: science-festival@mnhn.lu

Schedule

On Thursday, 9 and Friday, 10 November 2023, the Science Festival will welcome pre-booked school parties and groups only.
The Festival will be open from 9:15 to 12:00 (bloc 1) and from 13:30 to 16:30 (bloc 2).
You and your students will participate in a block composed of 3 workshops of 30 minutes each. You can finish with an open house of 45 minutes.

Workshops

Workshop 1
Workshop 2
Workshop 3
Free visit (facultative)

Schedule 1

9h15-9h45
10h00-10h30
10h45-11h15
11h15-12h00

Schedule 2

13h30-14h00
14h15-14h45
15h00-15h30
15h30-16h15

Science Festival online

Following the very positive feedback from our online offer of the Science Festival 2021, we plan to repeat this offer in 2023. All those who cannot travel to the city will still be able to experience a unique moment from their classroom.

Any class/group making a registration for the Online Festival is taken!
No numerus clausus!

 

More information of the last edition of Science Festival online here

Transport information

If you use public transport with groups of more than 10 people, we recommend you book a group ticket beforehand
by contacting the appropriate transport providers.

Bus

Line AVL 23: station Stadgronn Bréck
Line AVL 14 & 15 : station Clausen/Rumm

Train

Central station or Pfaffenthal-Kirchberg station.
Join the Grund in a +- 15 min. foot walk.

Special Bus

If you use a special bus, please note that the bus cannot enter the Rue Münster. Please check the following map for appropriate places to stop with the bus: Map (pdf)

1. Bus stop “Roosevelt” in front of the cathedral (Boulevard Roosevelt). Walk to the Grund or use the elevator connecting the Plateau du Saint-Esprit to the Grund (5 min.)

2. Bus stop “Rumm”, at the intersection of the Rue de Trèves and the Rue de la Tour Jacob (Clausen). Walk down the Rue du Rham, then take the small bridge to access the Abbaye de Neumünster (5 min.)

3. Rue Sigefroi (Montée de Clausen) in front of the Huelen Zant. Walk up the street, take to the left to walk along the Corniche and then down the Breedewee (10-15 min.)

4. Bus stop “Heinrich Heine”, Next to the former Arcelor Mittal building. Go down the Boulevard de la Pétrusse, then walk down the Montée de la Pétrusse (15-20 min.)

5. Bus stop “Al Molkerei” on the Boulevard d’Avranches. Walk down the Boulevard and then down the Montée de la Pétrusse (10-15 min.)