Workshop for Children : Sundials discovery

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Presentation

Fun and educational, these workshops for children 6/12 years invite them to discover and observe.

Supervised by a guide-lecturer, the small team of maximum 12 children,  walks around the town in search of the sundials that tell the time to passers-by and decorate the façades. The workshop ends with the creation of a sundial with natural pigments on a plaster support.
In short
  • To which public :
    • children
  • Conditions to practice the activity :
    • minimum age 6
    • maximum age 12
  • Not recommended, not suitable :
    • children under 6
    • people with mobility problems
  • Meeting points :
    • Briançon - Service du patrimoine - Porte de Pignerol
  • meeting points GPS coordinates :
    • Latitude : 44.90097000000003
    • Longitude : 6.644130000000075
  • Duration :
    • 2 hours
  • Concerning ticketing :
    • REDUCED RATE FOR CHILDREN'S WORKSHOPS WITH FRENCH CARTE SESAME on presentation of a valid card (city of Briançon). The card must be presented to the guide before the workshop, without the card access
    • VALID PROOF OF IDENTITY MUST BE PRESENTED TO THE GUIDE BEFORE THE VISIT, WITHOUT PROOF OF IDENTITY ACCESS TO THE VISIT WILL BE REFUSED AND THE VISIT WILL NOT BE REFUNDED
Full description
  • About the activity :
    • walk around the city looking for sundials that tell the time to passers-by and decorate the facades. Then in the workshop, creation of a sundial (natural pigments/plaster support)
  • The advantages :
    • He is at your disposal. Do not hesitate to ask him questions
    • supervision of the visit by a guide
    • the guide's explanations are aimed at adults and can also be adapted to a young audience
Please note
  • Ticket sales :
    • You can buy tickets online or at Serre Chevalier Briançon Tourist office
  • Equipment required :
    • water bottle
    • warm clothes, closed shoes like trainers or hiking boots
  • Important point :
    • non-cancellable, non-refundable
    • the guide reserves the right to cancel or interrupt any tour if necessary for the safety of the visitors
  • COVID precautions :
    • all sanitary measures in force are respected and applied
  • Recommended parking :
    • Paid car park - Champ de Mars

Availability and Rates