Pre-school and older
In the paper workshop, kids create paper from various raw materials. First, they become familiar with the raw materials which paper is produced from, and learn about the history of paper. Then pulp boards and waste paper are processed to pulp. Parts of plants, colourful scraps of paper, fragrant spices and other things are worked into the different varieties of pulp. "Watermarks" are made on the paper using string, and with splatter sieves a variety of different paper forms are created.
Please note: papermaking is a wet affair! Ask participants to wear "old" shoes, because it often drips on them!
For all workshops:
Workshop size: max. 10 children (for more children book several parallel workshops)
Duration: 3 hours
Admission fee: 75 € for school classes /pre-school /day-care groups, including accompanying person, (private groups of adults and children 150 €)
At the Frankfurt Young Museum children can celebrate birthday parties with their guests, and try out their technical and creative skills. Our workshops or historical role-playing rooms can be booked for parties of two or three hours, of which half an hour is reserved for food and beverages at the birthday table. Cakes and drinks must be brought, but dishes and cutlery are available. Each offer is supervised by a staff member of the Young Museum. Parties can be celebrated from Tuesday to Sunday.
From Pulp to Paper – creating and designing in the Papermaking Workshop
6th birthday and older: 3 hours
(max. 10 children)
3 hours: 150 €
Time includes ½ hour for food and beverages
(max. 10 children, including 2 accompanying adults)
Additional adults pay normal museum admission
Information and booking:
069/212-35154, Mon-Fri 10 am - 4 pm
Attention: Appointment changes or tour cancellations at least three days prior to appointment. Failure to notify results in a cancellation fee.