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For the 2020/2021 academic year, the Altamira program for schoolchildren eliminates face-to-face activities (Workshops, Educational Trails and Storytellers) and only maintains the visit to the exhibition, with the option of a free or guided visit to the Neocave.

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Exhibition tours

In the singular exhibition The Times of Altamira, educators can use a variety of strategies to teach and learn in close contact with our cultural heritage. Our themed itineraries are available to educators who want to personally guide their groups through the Neocave and The Times of Altamira exhibition. When booking your group tour, you can also request the services of a museum guide.

From October to Juin: Tuesdays to Fridays.

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Educational trails

The trails offer a set of didactic materials prepared by the museum's Education Department in partnership with teachers and professors to visit the exhibition The Times of Altamira. Each educational itinerary is a flexible package that educators can customise and tailor to the needs of their group.

VEO, VEO EN LA CUEVA DE ALTAMIRA + Info PDFSalto de línea 1 to 3 level of education.

PLANETA HUMANO + Info PDFSalto de línea 5 to 6 level of education.

From October to June: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Salto de línea Self-led activities.

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At the Museum of Altamira we've created a family storytelling corner for imagining what humans were like in the Palaeolithic, beyond what archaeology can tell us.The story A World without Roads invites us to think of ways to get our bearings in the vastness of nature as we move through the territory, while The All-Healing Plant reminds us of early man’s profound knowledge of plant resources.

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Self-led activity

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Back when we lived in caves, we formed well-organised, well-equipped groups and hunted and gathered resources from nature to obtain food, warmth and everything we needed each day.

MUCHO MÁS QUE UN COLORSalto de línea 1 to 4 level of education.Salto de línea From October to June. Hours: 10:30, 11:30 y 12.30 h. Length: 50 minutes. + Info PDF

OCULTO EN LA ROCASalto de línea 5 to 6 level of education.Salto de línea From October to June. Hours: 10:30, 11:30 y 12.30 h. Length: 50 minutes. + Info PDF

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Free participation.Salto de línea Activities must be booked in advance.Salto de línea During the activity museum personnel may take photographs, which will be utilised exclusively for educational and outreach purposes. Salto de línea Activities are carried out in Spanish.

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+ Info: e-mail Salto de línea Telephone: +34 942 81 81 02Salto de línea Hours: Tuesday to Saturday, 9 am–2 pm

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