Ten days to celebrate Museum Day in Murcia


Guided tours, workshops, video games based on the visual arts and music performances are some of the suggested activities

This Wednesday, May 18, International Museum Day will be celebrated and as usual, the different spaces in Murcia will offer different activities during the days before and after this celebration, with special opening hours on May 21. , Night of the Museums.

This weekend there are some activities especially for the little ones, such as a children’s visit workshop at the Ramón Gaya Museum or the Los Palacios de Santa Clara contest, for children from 6 to 12 years. To enjoy with the family, the Science and Water Museum proposes a robot competition, “Persevere to Mars” and an astronomical observation of the moon. Today, the Stedelijk Museum continues to offer guided tours of its permanent collection and the exhibition ‘The footprint of Alfonso X-Middle Ages’.

In addition, the video game ‘Tenarty. To save art’. The player must download a QR code that they will find in the town halls to access the game that will allow them, in adventure format, to travel around the city and overcome mini-challenges related to art. The courtyard of the Museum of Fine Arts also calls for interaction with the project ‘Nimbo22’, of the Superior School of Design of Murcia, which can be explored on May 21 in the courtyard of the art gallery. The students of this school specialized in modeling are also responsible for the medieval model of Murcia, which shows some of the most important constructions of the Islamic and Castilian periods.

Among other excellent proposals, the compelling sound installation ‘Satie’s Umbrellas’ will be inaugurated in the Artillery Barracks on May 18.

Music will be present with performances, on May 21, by Efren López & Kelly Thomá, at the City Museum; the Brass Quintet of the Youth Orchestra of the Region, in the Gaya Museum; and the flamenco recital ‘Poetas y flamencos’, by Julián Páez and José Ferrándiz at the Casa del Belén in Puente Tocinos.

During these days, the museums celebrate the opening of various exhibitions. Since last Thursday you can already enjoy the exhibition ‘The CM San Juan de Dios Invites the Carrilero Museum’, in the San Juan de Dios Monumental Complex. This Tuesday the Ramón Gaya Museum will open ‘The horror of war’, while the Museum of Fine Arts will do the same with ‘Retrospective’. Juan Martinez Lax. Matter and Form’.

Source: La Verdad


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