Educational visits and animations
The Bois du Cazier offers tours and entertainment on 5 main themes : the universe of the mine, industry and forges, immigration and multiculturalism, glass, slagheaps and energies. Everything is done to turn your visit into a success.
Many advantages of a visit at the Bois du Cazier :
Our school programms
In the footsteps of miners
Students travel the route daily minor: it passes the grid to the bottom (reconstruction of galleries) through the lodge, the hanging room, the lamp room and the recipe. Throughout the tour, visitors manipulate everyday objects of the minor.
The Industrial Revolution, his new techniques and machines have changed the working conditions and lives of men. Browsing the Museum of Industry, discover the factors, actors and consequences of this revolution. The handling of a steam machine can realize its operation.
Art, history and techniques of glass
Active visit the Glass Museum addresses the technical with the discovery of materials and tools, history with the social struggles of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, and art with the exhibition of contemporary and archaeological pieces. Students then assiteront to a glass blowing demonstration torch.