Styles

In this section you can search all our contents throughout the different stages in the history of art in Spain, to find styles such as Baroque, Gothic, Mudejar and many, many more.

Picasso. 'Guernica' Modernism and Avant-garde movements The turn of the century brought new winds of modernity. The aesthetic sensibility of the time was marked by a different, freer attitude towards art and life.

Topics

In this section you can search among all our contents by topic to find the different resources available in Spain, such as museums, routes, destinations, monuments and many, many more.

Audience

This section provides access to all the contents in a personalised way, according to your own particular interests and socio-demographic profile.

School group visits to the National Museum of Anthropology

Interior of the National Anthropology Museum. Madrid © Ministerio de Cultura / School trip to the National Museum of Anthropology. Madrid © Ministerio de Cultura

The National Museum of Anthropology offers guided tours free of charge to schools throughout the school year. These tours, for a maximum of 30 children, are designed for Preschool, Primary and Secondary School students.

The itineraries proposed by the National Museum of Anthropology centre on a selection of items in its permanent collection relating to a given theme and/or culture. The tours are intended to encourage the children to participate actively, with questions alternating with art activities and games in Preschool and Primary School groups, and with analysis of current affairs and personal experiences for Secondary School students.

Three activities have been created for Preschool children, to introduce them to other cultures. 'Our Small World' presents various characters and distant lands, while 'Welcome to Nunavut' takes them on a journey to the North Pole, and 'Indians and Cowboys' to the Wild West.

Primary school students can continue exploring Arctic and Native American peoples with versions of 'Welcome to Nunavut' and 'Indians and Cowboys' adapted for their age group. Also, 'Breaking Down Frontiers: All Equal, All Different' proposes an imaginary journey through the museum's galleries, in which they will discover the values conveyed by a series of objects from different cultures.

Secondary school students will enjoy an introduction to the different ecosystems where humans live, and how people have adapted to those conditions, in the 'Habitats' tour. 'Regions compared' invites them to think about their vision of the world, presenting the solutions and models proposed by different belief systems for the same problems.

General information

Dates
Sep 1, 2017 to Jun 30, 2018
Theme
Education

Category
Children's activity



Location and contact

Venue
National Anthropology Museum

Calle Alfonso XII, 68
28014 Madrid
Madrid
Telephone  +34 915395995
+34 915306418
Fax  +34 914677098
Website  http://mnantropologia.mcu.es/


Practical information

Timetables

Tuesday to Friday

10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

11:30 AM to 3:00 PM

Reservations
E-mail  colegios.mna@mecd.es
Website  http://www.mecd.gob.es/mnantropologia/actividades/visitas-escolares.html

Find tourist information in the surroundings

Very interesting

spain is culture