May 3, 2011
Musée des Arts et Métiers (France)
Discover first-hand the collections at the musée des Arts et Métiers (12am, 2.30pm, 2.45pm, 5pm)
Demonstrations of Foucault’s pendulum: 12am and 5pm. Just like the great discoverer Léon Foucault, we invite you to “come and see the Earth rotate”.
The museum’s treasures, general visit of the museum’s collections: 2.45pm (reservations: +33153018275). Thanks to this transversal visit, you will discover some objects that marked the history of technology, and the exceptional work of individuals such as Lavoisier or Ader…
Workshop “From paper to new plastic” for children from 7 to 12 years old: 2.30pm (reservations: +33153018275). Children are invited to discover the history of packaging. Papermaking, glassmaking, aluminum-making and various plastics will hold no more secrets. During the workshop, children will create a polystyrene object.
Contact: Audrey Gouimenou (chef de projet communication)
Address: 60, rue Réaumur – 75003 Paris, France