Infanta Margarita is a very special guide. This virtual character accompanies and assists children who visit the interactive tours that the Prado Museum has designed on its website for children with their explanations. This and other art galleries in our country have identified the pedagogical potential of the network and offer the possibility to their teaching materials through Internet access to schools and homes.The Spanish museums are renewed with new technologies. In recent years, they have settled their presence on the Internet with web pages which are already common in the virtual tours that allow you to contemplate the works of art and objects placed in their rooms without leaving home.The educational departments of museums do not want to be left behind in this area. Why it is increasingly common that they overturn much of teaching materials on its website and complement them with other interactive and multimedia pedagogical resources that facilitate the rapprochement of culture and art to children and young.Special to the public school, explanatory videos, games and activities online guides are some of the most interesting proposals both for parents as teachers, which thanks to them may give to meet the students, from a practical and simple way, the artistic and cultural heritage. Museum Thysenn-Bornemisza the Area of research and Extension education in the Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, EducThyssen, collects a variety of educational resources for all levels. The didactic sequences section gathers a collection of complete guides of the permanent exhibition or temporary samples to prepare for visits to the Museum with the kids and different artistic itineraries.
It highlights the space devoted to games, videoaventuras in which one discovers art from a narrative argument. The mystery of the looks of the Thyssen, an activity on line divided into two age groups, you can use both at school and at home. The case of the midnight thief is one interactive adventure in which young people must solve a mystery and investigate the works in the Museum.The repository of educational resources is organized as an interactive time line in which you can navigate through the artists, works and styles that comprise the Museum.