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Prehistoric Feast

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Samara (FR)

Flint cutting, cooking, ceramic, metal and wood crafts, development of weaving...
The program of prehistoric festivals is part of a process of archaeological experimentation and allows you to glimpse the daily life of prehistoric men.
Other animations highlight social evolutions: sedentarization, property, creation of ruling elites, desire to produce real ostentatious objects such as bronze or glass jewelry...
Something to put our current ability to adapt into perspective. , 10,000 years after the first major upheavals in our society...

On the program for August 13, 14 and 15 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.:

- New in 2022: theatrical show for young audiences "Aluuna's dream" by the Cie de la Lune d'Ambre at 11:15 a.m. / 2:30 p.m. / 4
p.m. Aluuna is the oldest woman in her clan, like her mother and grandmother before her, she is the healer of her tribe. The danger hovers over his family and it is a dream full of animals, a vision, which may give him the key to saving them. This tale is a trip to the time of the Chauvet cave, when Sapiens progressed on the still frozen lands to the north of the Mediterranean. He speaks to us of the need for mutual aid, and of difference, of highly topical themes.

Sapiens Origines camp : presentation of daily life in the Palaeolithic and demonstrations.

Animations and crafts :

  • ignition of fire
  • flint size
  • tanning of skins
  • wheel pottery and millstone firing
  • weaving and dyeing
  • Gallic cuisine
  • bronze work: manufacture of molds and castings
  • glass work: making beads and bracelets

Guided tours of the prehistoric scenes of the Bruno Lebel Exhibition Pavilion (several tour departures during the day).

On-site catering: rotisserie / sandwiches / drinks,...

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