Step away from the beaches and discover a more authentic side of Phuket. Learn about the island’s past at the insightful Kathu Tin Mine Museum and explore local cottage industries. Come face-to-face with gibbons at a rehabilitation project and join local devotees at Phuket’s oldest temple.
Erscheinungsdatum: 07/2009, Medium: Taschenbuch, Einband: Kartoniert / Broschiert, Titel: Buffalo as an Architectural Museum, Titelzusatz: The Rehabilitation of the Buffalo State Hospital and the New York Central Terminal of Buffalo, Autor: Mobarak, Christyn, Verlag: VDM Verlag, Sprache: Englisch, Rubrik: Architektur, Seiten: 152, Informationen: Paperback, Gewicht: 245 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
Explore Nairobi City, see some of Kenya’s outstanding wildlife sanctuaries, a museum and a cultural melting point in one full day.Visit the Karen blixen museum, Giraffe Center,Baby Elephant orphanage and the Bomas of Kenya.- Travel back in history at the Karen blixen museum showcasing the life of “Isaak Diensen” as immortalized in a popular movie "Out of Africa"- Learn about endangered species at the Giraffe center, watch them closely from a raised platform assisted by a resident guide.-see rescued baby elephants and learn their unique stories about how they were rescued, got their names and the process involving their rehabilitation-Later you will be taken to the Bomas of Kenya where exciting and brilliant cultural songs and dances are performed on the floor of a big auditorium.This 5 hour excursion from your hotel or residence within the city, includes pick up and drop off and all the applicable entrance fees.
Pick up from your Hotel and commence to Kazuri Beads Factory; enjoy a one hour tour inside the Factory showcasing the various techniques in the making & crafting their artwork. You’ll end the tour by 09h00 and embark to Karen Blixen Museum; in this tour you will walk into Karen Blixen home; famously known for her book ‘Out of Africa’ that she wrote of her day-to-day life. Thereafter, drive to David Sheldrick Orphanage a home for all babies lost in the Wild brought by the support of David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust; to bring them for rehabilitation on the loss of their mother due from animal poaching. Here you get to witness the feeding time as they also enjoy a mud bath. The feeding time ends at 12h00, this is when the tour ends and we transfer you back to your Hotel.
Semenggoh Rehabilitation Center, a temporary home for displaced Orang Utans that have been rescued from captivity and young orphaned primates. These animals are re-trained to survive in their natural habitat. They learn how to forage for natural food and build nests in the trees. Many have been returned into the surrounding area. Take a walk on the trails and try to spot semi-wild Orang Utans. There are feeding times scheduled everyday at the feeding platfoam. 24KM from Kuching City marks the Sarawak Cultural Village, an award winning ‘living’ museum spreading over a 17 acre site at the foothills of Mount Santubong. The cultural village showcases the tribal lifestyles lived by the many ethnic groups that lace the beautiful Land of Hornbills, Sarawak. There are about 150 people living in the village, demonstrating traditional daily activities for you to experience the arts, crafts, games and delicacies of the 7 major ethnic groups.
Buffalo as an Architectural Museum ab 58.99 € als Taschenbuch: The Rehabilitation of the Buffalo State Hospital and the New York Central Terminal of Buffalo. Aus dem Bereich: Bücher, Kunst & Musik,
Museum Rehabilitation: Cultural Inclusion Policies through Accessibility investigates the relationship between museums and people with disabilities by the analysis of practices and theories about cultural actions and inclusive programs. Also investigate the accessibility and inclusion concepts in relation to museums and cultural mediation using for this objective the testimony of people representing the two sides of this system: people with disabilities the target audience, and directors and cultural agents of public and private museums and cultural institutions. This text aim to show the necessity of a new way of institutional action that consider the desire and rights of people with disabilities in have benefits with the cultural, artistic and heritage access, that force this spaces to develop new forms of mediation and communication. The reflections offer information to inspire the creation of cultural politicies to promote access to information, heritage and cultural activities for people with disabilities,extendig the benefits for other visitors.