EU Info point Novi Sad, in cooperation with the municipality of Novi Becej (50 kilometers away from Novi Sad) will organise a visit of pupils and high school students from around Serbia, to the Than Memorial House. The House, located in Novi Becej, contains reproductions of the works of famous painter Mor Than, a Bečej native and of Hungarian origin, as well as an exhibition dedicated to his brother, Karoly Than, a famous chemist and one of the founders of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Budapest. The art gallery of the Memorial House is a combination of many different aspects: artistic value, didactics, local history, history in general and history of science and culture. The Memorial House also includes an interactive science park with 31 scientific toy-exhibits through which youngsters can learn about natural laws and phenomena while playing. In the yard, there is a park of sculptures, with statues of famous researchers and artists, as well as with sculptures of contemporary artists.
(more information available at www.than.rs)
Mihajla Pupina 17
21000 Novi Sad