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Alexander & Wilhelm von Humboldt, Christopher Columbus, Marco Polo, James Cook, were the great explorers all men? No! Women travelled the world too, discovering new things and recording their discoveries. Along with the fox, two of them feature as the main characters in this event: Maria Sibylla Marian and Ida Pfeiffer.

Bildcollage © 2017 E.A. Seemann 2017 - Sibylla und der Tulpenraub; Kleine Gestalten - Die goldene Funkelblume; 2020 Nord Süd Verlag - Ida und die Welt hinterm Kaiserzipf)

Exciting stories for children aged 3 to 6, but older visitors will find them entertaining too.

Come and listen to a reading of the picture books ‘Die goldene Funkelblume’ by Benjamin Flouw, ‘Sibylla und der Tulpenraub’ by Benita Roth, and ‘Ida und die Welt hinterm Kaiserzipf’ by Linda Schwalbe.

  • Tickets cost 3 EUR, reduced 1.50 EUR
  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Access to Hall 3 is in the Schlüterhof next to the Sculpture Hall.
  • Reading
  • Children (3-6 years)
  • German

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Humboldt Forum: Saal 3
Humboldt Forum: Saal 3