SL22 SEC Fugger and journey of copper18 avr. 2022
After going to Spania Dolina in the morning, a visit to the Banská Bystrica Copper Museum was organized in the afternoon after the city tour. The museum traces the history of copper mining in the region. A room allows thanks to a 360 animation to immerse oneself in a place of exploitation in the Middle Age. Interactive panels explain the rise of world trade in the 15th-16th century, notably thanks to a German banker and entrepreneur, Jacob Fugger. The visit wasbilingual. It complemented that of the Jozef Misrik Museum in Spania Dolina.
The pupils were able to better understand the local history but also its link with the rise of world trade in the 15th-16th century, in particular thanks to interactive maps.