Did you know that at the beginning of the 20th century, the city of Luxembourg was famous for its roses, rose gardens and rose gardeners? The varieties of roses grown in Luxembourg were exported all over the world and this market had an important impact on the country's economy! During a visit to the permanent exhibition "The Luxembourg Story: More than 1000 years of urban history", children will learn more about the history of roses in Luxembourg. They will learn about the places where roses were grown, the people who managed these businesses and the different varieties of roses.
In a second step, children can use real rose petals to make their own handmade paper.
From the 2nd cycle of primary school
Introduction to the history of roses in Luxembourg and papermaking
PriceFree for primary and extracurricular schools in the City of Luxembourg, 100€ / guide for external schools