The Jurassic Museum of Asturias will celebrate its 10º Anniversary with a wide program of activities.
The MUJA museum offers from the 1 to the 6 in April Open houses to commemorate the ten years of his scientific and didactic dissemination of the life of the dinosaurs, a particular group of terrestrial reptiles that became extinct, for the most part, makes 65 million years.
Saturday April 5
On Saturday 5 for April the children will be the protagonists of the day at the Museum.
From 11: 00 to 13: 00 hours, the children's audience from 4 to 11 years can do a Jurassic craft to take home in the activity "Memories of a dinosaur".
At the 13: 30 hours the mascots of the museum equipment will receive the "Ambassadors of the MUJA": those children born on April 1 between the years 2004 and 2013 who accredit it will receive a "Jurassic card" with which they will be able to access the Museum free of charge throughout this year.
From the 16: 00 hours the youngest will have the opportunity to celebrate the Jurassic birthday of the MUJA, preparing in a cooking workshop recipes for the snack and the cake, and with games and laughs insured.
The public can ascend in a balloon on Saturday of 10: 30 to 12: 30 hours and participate in a guided tour of the permanent exhibition to the 12: 30 and 17: 30 hours.
The scientific team will show the laboratories and litotecas, their place of work, to the 11: 30 and 16: 30 hours, and Martin Lockley, one of the world's leading specialists in dinosaur footprints, will offer the 19: 00 hours a conference in the Museum Auditorium.
Sunday April 6
On Sunday 6 in April children will be able to participate in the activity "Memories of a dinosaur" both in the morning and in the afternoon and there will be a children's film session to the 16: 30 hours in the Auditorium. The guided tours to the Museum will be made to 12: 30 and 17: 00 hours and visits to laboratories and libraries, to 11: 30 and 16: 00 h.
The balloon ascension is allowed for public with a height higher than 1,20 meters and is subject to favorable weather conditions. For the ascension, the guided visits to laboratories and libraries and for the Jurassic birthday for children the places are limited, so it is recommended to reserve in advance through the email firstname.lastname@example.org.
It is also added to all this outdoor sample "Dinosaur park in the MUJA" with 16 new replicas of dinosaurs and flying reptiles and special snacks on the occasion of the Anniversary offered by the Museum Café.
From the 1 to the 6 in April there will be Jurassic gastronomic days in restaurants in the area and you can enjoy a complete Jurassic experience in the accommodation of the municipality, which will offer promotions and special rates during the anniversary. In this program of events of the 10 º Anniversary of the MUJA has collaborated the City Council of Colunga, the Association of Friends of the Jurassic of Asturias, Cajastur and the restaurants and hotel establishments in the area.