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Schools and Teachers
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Schools and Teachers

THE PALÄON AS A CLASSROOM: How school can be fun! In the paläon young visitors get to know the history of mankind from its most exciting side. The curriculum includes exciting hands-on activities: test the spear replica as a javelin at the throw station, take a close look at fossils in the visitors' laboratory or take a culinary journey through time. Learn within the perspective of “yesterday” “today” and “tomorrow” in the paläon.

More information at www.palaeon.de/ausserschulischer-lernort.html

Family Learning

Regardless of whether you are planning a family or company outing – in the paläon you can let a customized programme be put together from eventful activity offers and thematic tours.

Find out more about permanent exhibition, outdoor area or the nearby excavation.

More information at www.palaeon.de/familien.html

Adult Learning

Throw the replica of the spears and compare with modern athletic spears or shoot with bow and arrows – replica of 6,000 year old bows. Learn to fan the flame like our predecessors 300,000 years ago.

More information at www.palaeon.de/134.html


Information and booking:


Research and Experience Centre Schöningen Spears
Paläon 1 · 38364 Schöningen

phone +49 5352 96914 0

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