Night Excursions in Prehistoric Museum

Location: Trenčiansky kraj, okres Prievidza, Bojnice

GPS: N48°46'36'' E18°35'9''

Venue: Bojnice

Date: 4/6/2019 - 10/26/2019

Event type: exhibition, TOP Event, event for children, Long Night of Museums, event for youth, Children's Day

Mysterious night tours in original prehistoric complex of the Neanderthals waits for you. So grab a torch and walk the trail.

An hour to discover the secrets of the cave and its surroundings will truly not be much. Unique atmosphere gets even mystical with the torchlight. Not only children will be excited. And the lucky ones can meet local creatures living here for ages. Anyway, are you afraid of bats?

Welcome to prehistoric times - at a time when it was necessity to struggle hard every day for life.

Enjoy April 6th to June 29th and September 7th to October 26th, 2017 on Saturdays and some other days.

During summer holidays in July and August tours are provided on daily basis starting at 9 p.m.

Bojnice is considered a jewel of the primeval history, the most valuable Neanderthal prehistoric man site in Slovakia. Museum of prehistory located on the original site inhabited with Neanderthals in prehistoric times (area of the travertine Prepost cave), in an interesting form elucidates their life: which stone tools they were able to produce, what they ate, how they hunted animals, what they wore, how they your shared work in prehistoric gang in order to survive.

Archeologists consider Bojnice as the richest Paleolithic site of Slovak history. Amount of chipped stone tools were discovered here (eg. knife to cut up the caught animals, chisels, spear points). Excavations of animal bones are represented by the ancient bones of a rhinoceros, mammoth, deer, cave lion, deer, bison and other mammals and birds.

Web: Prehistoric Museum in Bojnice