Vos élèves expérimenteront les techniques de construction au Moyen-Âge et se mettront dans la peau d’un chevalier au château de Foix. Ils découvriront ensuite les ateliers d’animations et de démonstrations des métiers d’antan aux Forges de Pyrène.

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Foix Ariège Pyrenees

In the very heart of Ariège, at the foot of the Pyrenees, the Foix Ariège Pyrenees destination immediately catches the traveller's attention, with the three [...]

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1 - The conquest of the castle of Foix.

10h00: You don't know this fortress? It's time to discover it! At the foot of the castle, discover the brand new 2 m² museum space to get to know the various counts of Foix. The pupils explore the spaces as in Fébus' time, in a fun and interactive way. The little ones are accompanied by a mediator throughout the visit. Inside the castle, a complete change of scenery: welcome to the 000th century! Find in each room: furniture, seats and weapons, each more realistic than the next!

You can choose participatory workshops led by our characters, straight from the Middle Ages:
- Weapons workshop with crossbow shooting.
- Workshop of the forge with the blacksmith.
- Stone cutting workshop with the stonemason.
- Workshop on war machines and their operation.

13h00:
Picnic from the bag

2 - Once upon a time, the forges ... juniors!

14h30: Dans un cadre bucolique, sur un site traversé par une jolie rivière, le village inoublié des Forges de Pyrène permettra aux juniors de s’imprégner de l’ambiance des villages d’autrefois.
Pour vos sorties scolaires, les Forges de Pyrène vous proposent une offre pédagogique didactique et ludique autour des métiers et de la vie au début du 20ème siècle.
You can choose between 2 formulas:
The recreational visit: children are invited to discover the animated workshops, the free visit of the museum and the ages of life.
The educational visit "back to the past": children will be immersed in life in the last century thanks to tailor-made workshops and activities designed and thought through for each level.
17h30 : Fin des activités.

Objectifs pédagoqiques :
- Find your bearings, orient yourself and situate yourself in a geographical space.
- Order events.
- Provide some methods of observation, discovery, identification.
- Develop your sense of reflection, of deduction.
- Develop your team spirit.

INFOS PRATIQUES Parking bus (sur les site des Forges) - Toilettes - Espace boutique - Aire de pique-nique en plein air et halle couverte (sur le site des forges) - Accessible aux personnes à mobilité réduite (en partie). NB : chacun des sites peut proposer un accueil sur la journée complète.

Prices / Validity

Child: 13 €
Price Min. Max.
(from 25/11/2022 to 30/11/2023) Min. €13

Based on 25 children.
1 gratuité accompagnateur pour 10 enfants.

The price does not include

Le transport, le pique-nique, les dépenses personnelles, l'assurance facultative voyage annulation.

The price includes

Visits and activities at the castle of Foix and the Forges de Pyrène.