“The world in mind”: a mind-blowing tour of the globe
The world in mind, a thematic route unfolding on the two floors of the Maison-des-Marins. Photo: Jason Paré, Metro
At all stages of life
If in some cases, the headdress or the head adornment emphasizes the rank or power of a person, they also play a role during important stages of an individual's life, such as birth, marriage, death or even circumcision. < /p>
Called perak, the headdresses of Ladakh women can include more than 200 turquoises and weigh up to 7 kilos. Photo: Jason Paré, Metro
For the whole family
Pointe-à-Callière has not forgotten families. In addition to small fun terminals allowing you to virtually design the hat of your dreams, many activities will be offered during the holiday season and during spring break.
Thus, in December, workshops of creation will allow you to familiarize yourself with certain recurring motifs of the headgear in the exhibition and to learn about various manufacturing techniques.
For spring break, the museum wishes to appease the most curious. ers – and gourmets – since shows, tales and culinary animations will allow you to discover the traditions of the cultures represented in the exhibition.
The exhibition Le monde en tête, la collection Antoine de Galbert at Pointe-à-Callière ends on March 23, 2023.