MINI MAK is a program for our youngest museum visitors ages 4 and up.
Tours and Workshops for Children Aged 4+
New exhibitions and interesting museum exhibits beg to beand should be!discovered in a way thats fun, entertaining, exciting, inspired, informative, and creative, too. The artistic potential of young visitors to the museum is fostered and furthered in workshops with artists or the MAKs educational team. Every third Sunday of the month, 11 a.m. Admission: free under the age of 19, 7.50 for accompanying adults
MINI MAK TOUR
Every third Sunday of the month (except July, August, December) at 11 a.m. One-hour childrens tours on ever- changing topics. Admission 7.50 for accompanying adults
Every fourth Saturday of the month (except July, August, December). Tour and workshop from 2 p.m.5 p.m. Fee for materials 2.00 per child, admission 7.50 for accompanying adults
MINI MAK in Advent
On the first three Saturdays in Advent. Tour and workshop from 25 p.m. Admission 7.50 for accompanying adults
MINI MAK VACATION ACTIVITIES
In cooperation with wienXtra. For children aged between 6 and 13 from 10:15 a.m.12:30 p.m. in the February semester break and in the first two weeks of the summer vacation (in July). Free participation for children, 7,50 for accompanying adults
We will happily organize an individual MINI MAK for you and your friends on your own individual topicswhenever you like. One-hour tour or workshop 40.00 Admission: free under the age of 19, 7.50 for accompanying adults The MAKs storytellers know lots of good stories about the museum, about collection exhibits from various ages and cultures, as well as about current exhibitions.
MINI MAK Menu
Everything about the MAKInside and Out Discover the architecture of the MAK. How do architects draw staircases or doors on a plan? How much light does the museum need? What does the museums façade tell us from the outside? Become an architect for a day and design your very own museum!
Wild Animals in the MAK: I Want to Eat You! No need to be afraidtheyre all well behaved. Weve found monsters, horses, dragons, lions, tigers, crocodiles, and snakes in the MAK. Can you find even more on your hunt for wild animals in the museum?
Higgledy-Piggledy: I Spy with My Little Eye A silver sofa, flat cutlery, a blue goose, a kitchen tree, a green washing machine-cum-seat, an elephants trunk table, secret compartments Well have a look at how shades change shapes and forms change function.
Sitting and Staying Put: Whats Comfy? Cross-legged, sitting like a Buddha, the three-legged stool, sitting on the sitting machine, the ladies sofa, lying on Franz Wests divanthe MAK provides inspiration. Whats your favorite way to sit? Show us!
With MINI MAK through China and JapanLots Comes from There Theres a lot to be learned from ancient Chinese grave findswhats a unicorn doing there? How did people use to live back then in a Chinese village? What did (and do) the Japanese drink their tea from? What does a samurai sword look like? And how did it all end up in the museum?
A Taste of the Orient: 1001 Mornings and 1001 Afternoons MINI MAK has chosen fables from One Thousand and One Nights that will be told in front of the precious carpets. Prepare to be enchanted by Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves, Aladdins Wonderful Lamp, and the Magic Horse.
The MINI MAK Guide (available at the MAK Design Shop) is an unusual kind of museum guide: its a childrens manual for using the museum. The characters MINI and MAKS stroll through the MAKs permanent collection in search of what interests them, discovering the museum in a new way thats perfectly geared to children.
Further information and contact
MAK Educational Program and Guided Tours Gabriele Fabiankowitsch (Head) Marika Halbach Thaddäus Stockert