Workshops

Have fun doing experiments, enjoy the magic of minerals and discover its most amazing properties through a series of activities.

2017 EDITION

Let's make batteries with lemons!

This workshop will show you what's like to be a real researcher! Come and discover how batteries work. These are the devices that enable us to use our computer and mobile phone even when they're not plugged in. And we'll learn to make one using a lemon.

2017 EDITION

The sustainability of solar energy

We know that the Sun is a source of renewable energy but how can we use it? And how can we do it without damaging the planet? Come to this workshop to discover which materials are used to capture solar energy and turn it into electricity.

2017 EDITION

Gold-digging

Sharpen your wits and become a true gold digger. The Museum of La Noguera will recreate a space with wooden wash tubs that simulate the course of the River Segre, with a stretch full of pebbles to practise looking for this highly prized metal. And you can even take home genuine treasures!
 

2017 EDITION

Introduction to Mineralogy

Put your senses to the test. Using sight, smell, touch, taste and hearing, we will show you surprising properties such as birefringence, magnetism, density or delamination, among others. An activity for young and old alike in which you can touch all sorts of minerals (sulphur, halite, talc, epsomite...) and you'll receive a gift just for taking part.