Secret press and propaganda during the Second World War
On the basis of our collection of secret press and a range of other authentic source material, young people (3rd degree SO) investigate the machinations of press and propaganda in 1940-45. Because learning to critically deal with past and …
GUM summer for teachers
The new GUM (Ghent University Museum) could not open to the general public on March 21 due to the Corona measures. It is still a while before the GUM can open festively for everyone. In the meantime, work is continuing on the drafting and on the …
07-07-2020 till 28-08-2020
On The Move
People are constantly on the move. Often targeted. Deliberate or inevitable. Also within religion 'going out' is a frequent and expressive motive. Moved or driven by faith, people have been on the road for centuries. From biblical figures …
04-05-2022 till 06-11-2022
Hey, what does the bank do with my money?
Free training for teachers of second and third grade of secondary education .
The training on financial education, sustainable development and active citizenship was developed by Ines Dewulf and Mees Engelen on behalf of FairFin vzw, and is divided …
Kazerne Dossin: Visit with renewed boarding session
In 1942, the Nazis installed their SS Sammellager in the Dossin barracks in Mechelen. For thousands of Jews and Gypsies, this assembly camp was the starting point of a deportation without return. Today Kazerne Dossin (the former Jewish Museum of …
03-10-2017 till 01-12-2022
Where is the Water ?! : Serious Urban Game on sustainable water use
Where is the Water ?! is a brand new educational city game about sustainable water use, where the city is the game board and tablets are used. The Serious Urban Game (SUG) sends young people on the road in their city or municipality. The young …
In this workshop the students meet a politician. They prepare an interview and make a report like a real journalist. In this way the students discover the principles of democracy and the role of a representative of the people.
This workshop is …
You become the guide!
For the second and third grade secondary classes, an independent visit "You will be the guide" is developed.
The students are divided into seven groups. Each group focuses on one of the seven rooms in the museum. Then each group explains …
Visit with audio guide
Do you want to visit the museum at your own pace? Then choose the audio guide!
You have free access to the audio guide via your smartphone or tablet. To do this, connect to the WiFi network in the museum and click here.
There are also devices …