Cultural Tours

Choose your child’s favourite Cultural Tour

Art Lovers Cultural Tour

Thematic cultural tour for kids in Bucharest

Saturday

14:00 –  Meeting with children and teenagers registered for the Cultural Tour in front of the National Museum of Art of Romania, 49-53 Calea Victoriei

14:15 –  Guided tour through the Museum of Art, the European Gallery. We teach children how to identify the main themes of a painting and how to perceive an artistic composition. Throughout the entire tour, we encourage the kids interplay and the curiosity regarding the painters and their works.

15:00 – Snack – We kindly ask that each child bring his/her own water bottle and one sandwich.

15:15 – We continue the visit with the presentation of real and fictional characters represented in the paintings.  We set the characters in a certain historical background and help the children to identify the symbols depicted in the works of art.

16:45 –  Meeting in front of the National Museum of Art of Romania with all the parents who registered their children for the cultural tour.

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Next cultural tour: October 24, 2020

 Price: 70 lei (museum admission, guided tour and artistic performances are all included)

 Professional Guide: Yes

The cultural tour lasts 2 hours and 45 minutes

All parents would receive an SMS message 30 minutes before the children’s journey to the museum would finish.

Suitable for: children with a passion for drawing, children eager to find out interesting facts about artist’s lives, children interested in colour balance and stories about Greek mythology heroes and gods.

Knowledge acquired during the cultural tour: the children could develop their creative and competitive spirit, the kids are encouraged to express their own ideas about the works of art.

 Minimum age for kids: 8 years

 Maximum number of attendees: 15

History Lovers Cultural Tour

History Lovers Cultural Tour

Sunday

13:15 –  Meeting with children and teenagers registered for the Cultural Tour at the National Museum of Romanian History

13:30 –  We visit the National Museum of Romanian History. The Culture Club assignee will tell the children and the teenagers legends and catchy stories about the Romanian history.  The attendees will discover the historical vestiges that confirm the existence of Dacians on the Romanian ground: the golden bracelets, the Trajan’s Column.

15:00 – Snack – We kindly ask that each child bring his/her own water bottle and two sandwiches.

15:15 – We will go together with the children and teenagers registered for the Cultural Tour to Sutu Palace. The Culture Club assignee will tell stories about historical buildings from Calea Victoriei, about the University of Bucharest, about the teachers who were role models for many students. The attendees could ask questions about the places they see around the museum.

15:45 –  Guided visit to the Museum of Bucharest, where we will discover the documents in which the history of Bucharest is written, as well as objects discovered by archaeologists in the city area and the reasons for which Bucharest was chosen as the capital of Romania.

17:00 – Meeting in front of the Sutu Palace with all the parents who registered their children for the cultural tour.

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Next cultural tour: November 29, 2020

Price: 80 lei (museum admission, guided tour and artistic performances are all included)

Professional Guide: Yes

The cultural tour lasts 3 hours and 30 minutes

All parents would receive an SMS message 30 minutes before the children’s journey to the museum would finish.

Suitable for: children interested in Romanian history, children curious to find out more about the Romanian rulers’ lives, our ancestors’ traditions and the legends about the foundation of Bucharest.

Knowledge acquired during the cultural tour: the children could develop their attentiveness and their competitive spirit, the kids are encouraged to express their own ideas about what they see in the museum, new knowledge about history, environment and historical vestiges

Minimum age for kids: 8 years

Maximum number of attendees: 16

Music Lovers Cultural Tour

Music Lovers Cultural Tour

Saturday

10:30 –  Meeting with children and teenagers registered for the Cultural Tour at the Romanian Athenaeum.

11:00 –  Concert at the Romanian Athenaeum: matinee. The Culture Club attendee will teach the children how they should behave properly when they go to see an artistic performance such as a stage play, concert, opera or ballet.  Inside the Romanian Athenaeum, the children and teenagers will gain knowledge of the way the artistic institute was built and how important this special place was in keeping the Romanian musical values through time. The attendees will admire the fresco inside the concert room and they will discover the historical characters painted by Costin Petrescu.

13:00 – Snack – We kindly ask that each child bring his/her own water bottle and two sandwiches.

13:15 –  We will walk on Calea Victoriei together with the children and teenagers to the George Enescu Museum and will mention the architectural monuments that could be seen on the road.

13:30 –  Visit the George Enescu Museum, where we will tell stories about the Romanian composer George Enescu’s artistic evolution and about his famous compositions. Enescu was the greatest Romanian composer, and his talent is also revealed today to us by the great international “George Enescu Festival, for which come to Bucharest the world’s greatest orchestras.

14:00 – Meeting in front of the George Enescu Museum with all the parents who registered their children for the cultural tour.

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Next cultural tour: March, 2021

Price: 80 lei (museum admission, guided tour and artistic performances are all included)

Professional Guide: Yes

The cultural tour lasts 3 hours and 30 minutes

All parents would receive an SMS message 30 minutes before the children’s journey to the museum would finish.

Suitable for: children interested in music, children curious to learn more about the musicians’ lives and their wonderful compositions, children with the ability to communicate and interact with others.

Knowledge acquired during the cultural tour: new musical knowledge, brainstorming, children and teenagers are encouraged to express their own ideas about the works of art seen in the museum and their importance in the artist’s life

Minimum age for kids: 8 years

Maximum number of attendees: 12

Little Explorer Cultural Tour

Little Explorer Cultural Tour

Saturday

14:00 –  Meeting with children and teenagers registered for the Cultural Tour at the Astronomical Observatory.

14:15 – Guided visit to the Astronomical Observatory. The attendees could observe the stars and learn the position of Planet Earth in the Solar System. The Culture Club assignee will read some short texts from SF novels regarding the infinity of space and will offer the children and teenagers a unique experience by mentioning some Romanian astronomers and their contribution to science.

15:00 – Snack – We kindly ask that each child bring his/her own water bottle and two sandwiches.

15:15 – We go together to the Natural History Museum Grigore Antipa and will mention the architectural monuments that could be seen on the main avenue. The children could notice the unity of the buildings’ architectural style in Romana Square area and they could learn to recognize some of the items which belong to the Neo-Romanian architectural style.

15:30 – Visit the Natural History Museum Grigore Antipa, where we will find out about the evolution of species and the variety of plant and animal life representative for the Romanian geographic area. The attendees learn about the importance of the bond between the environment and his influences upon the evolution of the species, and the concept of environmental protection.

17:15 – Meeting in front of the Natural History Museum Grigore Antipa with all the parents who registered their children for the cultural tour.

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Next cultural tour: December 5, 2020

Price: 80 lei (museum admission, guided tour and artistic performances are all included)

Professional Guide: Yes

The cultural tour lasts 3 hours and 15 minutes

All parents would receive an SMS message 30 minutes before the children’s journey to the museum would finish.

Suitable for: children and teenagers interested in astronomy, curious to try unique experiences proper for their age, children with a special interest in the environment, eager to find out more about vegetal and animal biodiversity

Knowledge acquired during the cultural tour:basic astronomic knowledge, brainstorming, a better understanding of the importance of ecology to humans

Minimum age for kids: 8 years

Maximum number of attendees: 16

Romanian Village Cultural Tour

Cultural Tour for foreigners

Thematic cultural tour for kids in Bucharest

Saturday

11:00 –  Meeting with the attendees registered for the Cultural Tour at the National Village Museum

11:15 – Visit to the National Village Museum. Children and teenagers will admire the peasant’s cottages representing different geographic Romanian areas where important artistic influence lies. They will learn not only this but also catchy facts about Romanian peasant’s everyday life and how these people managed to maintain the old traditions.

12:45 – Snack – We kindly ask that each child bring his/her own water bottle and two sandwiches.

13:00 –  All the attendees could see all the objects belonging to Romanian cottages and could learn about how the peasants lived their lives long ago. The Culture Club assignee will stimulate the children’s interest in rural art through questions and small prize competitions regarding symbols revealed on traditional tapestries, pottery and rural carpets. Children and teenagers will discover Romanian artistic motifs.

14:00 –  Meeting in front of the The National Village Museum with all the parents who registered their children for the cultural tour.

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Next cultural tour: April, 2021

Price: 80 lei (museum admission, guided tour and artistic performances are all included)

Professional Guide: Yes

The cultural tour lasts approximately 3 hours

All parents would receive an SMS message 30 minutes before the children’s journey to the museum would finish.

Suitable for: children interested in Romanian art, children curious to discover about the objects they could find in each Romanian cottage, children interested in Romanian traditions and folk custom

Knowledge acquired during the cultural tour: a better understanding of the “national identity” concept and the “world heritage” notion, brainstorming, knowledge about the national culture, the cultural tour, the children and teenagers are encouraged to express their own ideas about the works of art seen in the museum

Minimum age for kids: 8 years

Maximum number of attendees: 16