went to the medieval convent schools?
did your grandmother and grandfather learn to read?
How were children punished 400 years ago?
can discover the answers to these and many more questions in
the Museum of Education.
The nicest school of the Netherlands!
What can you do and see in the Museum of Education???
Underneath you can read all about it!
a look in completely reconstructed school- and classrooms, from a convent
school of 1200 to a 1960s classroom and experience how children went to
school in the past.
In the special Work-classroom
of 1920 you will take a seat in an old school desk. Just try, just
like in the old days......fold your arms, straighten
your back and put your feet on the plank! Dip your crown pen in
the in the ink and try to write as nicely as possible. Take care,
stay within the lines neatly and don't make stains!
kids of all ages. For
the youngest ones there are slates with special slate pencils and
colouring pictures of Dutch children's books.
your birthday in the Museum of Education!
Celebrate your birthday
in the museum together with your friends! During a birthday party
you will visit all schools and classes , from the convent school
of 1200 to the classroom of 1960. In the work-classroom of 1920
you and your group will attend a festive lesson and you can treat
everyone with old fashioned Dutch sweets. There is a surprise for
all the children and you will get a present of course.
for kids aged 4-12 years.
Price: Dfl. 35,26 / €
16,00 plus Dfl. 2,20/ € 0,50 per kid, plus Dfl. 3,31 / €
1,50 per adult