WHO DO WE RECOMMEND CHILDRENS PROGRAM REGISTRATION?
- For groups of primary and secondary school children over 12 years of age.
NORMAL – 60-minute-long guided tours: You can have a new insight into Hungary’s history with the help of our professional tour guides who tell the story and memories of both the hospital and the bunker highlighting the fragility of the most important human value in the world: peace. Group size: min. 15 – max. 30 pax/group. Due to safety regulations groups of 31 or more will be divided into 2 smaller groups on the spot. Optional under the SIMPLE MUSEUM VISIT or DONATION program.
INTERACTIVE – 90-minute-long guided tours with playful tasks: Extended guided program with our professional guides. It includes playful tasks, such as applying bandages, masking people as patients, carrying people on stretchers, putting on gas masks, and solving memory tasks. Each team receives presents based on their performance. Suitable, from age 6 to 99. Good choice for families, school groups and even for company events. Groupsize: Min. 7 – max. 20 people/group. (Groups of 21 or more will be divided into smaller groups!) Extra fee of interactive program (above the general program fee): Optional under the SIMPLE MUSEUM VISIT or DONATION program+20 000 HUF / group.
HISTORY LESSON – 45-minute-long lesson + 60-minute-long guided tour: Only for schools and student groups! Have a special history lesson about Hungary’s past events in a unique place under the ground! History lesson fee: +5000 Ft / group (min. 15 – max. 45 pax). History lessons are available for groups only in case they visit the museum as well! Thank you for your understanding!
MUSEUM PEDAGOGICAL PUBLICATIONS
OPTIONAL TOPICS OF OUR HISTORY LESSONS
1. Hungary during World War II
The lecture presents Hungary’s role in WWII. The presentation is enlivened with maps and photos about true, undistorted events, human fates and decisions, which led to the devastation of Budapest. During the program the history of the Hospital in the Rock is given special attention, enriched with eye witnesses’ reminiscences.
2. The 1956 Revolution
The lecture provides an overview of the 1956 revolution, its meaning and impact. During the lesson we examine how the peaceful student demonstration evolved into a fight for freedom, what was Imre Nagy’s role as the prime minister at that time, and how these events influenced Hungary’s history.
3. The A-Bomb – the past and present of nuclear threat
The aim of this lecture is to discuss the past and present of nuclear weapons in the world. Students get acquainted with the details of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, as well as the possible effects of the currently available nuclear weapons in order to draw attention to the untold nuclear threat existing today.
4. The Cold War – UNDER CONSTRUCTION, NOT AVAILABLE YET
A lecture befitting the spirit of a former nuclear bunker. In this lesson we cover the history of proxy wars and the nuclear arms race between the USA and the Soviet Union from 1945 till 1991.