During the education, each participant will be introduced to the history of photography and one of the ways to obtain photography. Cyanotype is a printing process discovered in 1842. The result is a light or dark blue print. The photosensitive material is applied to the paper surface. When the paper dries, a negative with the selected image of Tauragė city is placed on top. Exposure takes place under a UV lamp. After a few minutes, the resulting image should be rinsed in water. Each participant of the education will be able to print two images with the historical objects of the city of Tauragė, and send one of them to a friend in another city or state.
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For: 5-11 grade pupils
Group: 20 people maximum
Price: 3 € per person
Duration: 1 – 1,5 hour
Pupils are taken to the museum’s archeological tower, where they told about the Baltic tribes: the Scalovians and Samogitians living in Tauragė region. The development of work tools and jewelry over the centuries is revealed.
Exile and Resistance Museum has a unique exhibition dedicated to deportations. On the first floor of the museum we can see various items of deportees brought from exile. In the educational program, students can take a closer look at each exhibit, see what they might not even notice sometimes, because they have to do it in the dark using only a flashlight.
In 1843 Honore de Balzac was in Lithuania. In the spring of that year he came to St. Petersburg to visit Countess Evelina Hanska, whom he intended to marry. After failed wedding proposal the writter left St. Petersburn in autumn. On October 10 Balzac stopped in Tauragė, where he wrote a letter to the Countess at the local inn: