Teach Through Educational Travel: Luxembourg Gardens
- Watch this video about life at the Luxembourg Gardens. Discuss how large cities creatively use open space and gardens to alleviate urban congestion and give people a place to be outside.
- Walk around the Gardens, with this 360 interactive map. What are your favorite parts?
- One of the most unusual things to do in the Luxembourg Gardens is to visit the Puppet Theatre.Watch the video to see behind the scenes. What are some of the more unusual attractions you’ve seen in public gardens? Discuss how to make public spaces friendly for families (as the Luxembourg Gardens certainly is).
- One of the most traditional (and delicious) things to do in Luxembourg Gardens is to get a crepe (filled with any sorts of yummies). Take a look at this video of the making of a caramel filled crepe. What is your favorite street food? How is street food different, all around the world? What cultural factors do you think influence street food?