In Siena from the 3rd September till the 26th March children and their families will be able to take part in various activities related to nature and the history of this small medieval town, discovering all the most renowned people who have left an indelible influence. With no traffic jam, it is very easy to visit and browse Siena, which offers many opportunities to learn about its wonders and the most charming places that characterize its alleys. Teens and children will be able to wear uniforms used by experts in various sectors, from botany to natural history.
Let’s see what the programme offers.
A visit to the Botanical Gardens (Via Matteoli, 4) gives children and their families the opportunity to experience work in the greenhouse and in the Botanical Gardens, where workshops related to the discovery of nature and landscape will be set up.
A day at the Museum…The Academy of Fisiocritici arrange a schedule of guided tours at the Natural History Museum, where scientific experiments will take place and educational laboratories will be designed and organized for toddlers. Part of the program will focus on biodiversity and studying fossils.
Exploring nature…It is definitely important to teach children respect for nature and animals. Siena offers the opportunity to visit a farm designed for educational purposes nearby the Fortezza Medicea, where farm animals will be brought in. Booths will be also set up for children, which will enable them to observe the work of local manufacturers and artisans.
At Centro Guide, tourist guides arrange entertaining tours, which are a perfect opportunity for little explorers to look for Siena’s secrets, ranging from paintings to objects at the Museo Civico.
Finally, kids can also play the role of pilgrims stopping at Santa Maria della Scala and then proceeding towards Via Francigena till Porta Romana. The itinerary also comprises different guided tours to discover Siena’s history and its historical figures by joining the “National Day of Urban Trekking” event and other gambling activities as well as the opportunity to find out more about the story of the city and the story of those who made it so well-known.
Do not miss your chance to take your children on a visit to the wonders of Siena, a charming medieval town yet youthful, which a fresh touch can turn into a fun place for the little ones! Borgo Grondaie located near the historical center will be the perfect location for families!
Edited by Borgo Grondaie