Information for school classes and groups

Information for school classes and groups 2021

Around 40 activities (workshops and shows) await school classes at the Science Festival.
Everyone should find something to their liking!

Science Festival Online

 

Any class/group making a registration is taken!
No numerus clausus!

 

More information here

Program

Feel free to take a look at the program here.
There is something for everyone!

 

If you wish to prepare your visit, do not hesitate to take a look at the site map (in PDF format), which includes the distribution of workshops, show times and much more information.

Target group

Primary school: Cycles 3.2, 4.1 and 4.2

Secondary school: 7e, 6e, 5e

Catering

There is no restaurant or picnic area on the site due to the Covid-19 measures in force.

Registrations

Registration for coming to the Science Festival in Luxemburg-Grund is closed.

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

Covid-19 Mesures

Update of 08/10/2021

 

Masks must be worn on the entire Science Festival site.

 

Antigentest (Schnelltest) has to be done by the teachers and the students, the day before or the day of the visit (max 48 hours), in school.

 

Groups of more than 20 students should be divided into sub-groups, allowing for a more interactive exchange with the students but also not overcrowding the workshops.

 

Information subject to change according to the health situation.

Schedule

On Thursday, 11 and Friday, 12 November 2021, 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

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.)