Embark on an educational and interactive gourmet journey around the world of food and nutrition, with numerous layover activities to choose from.
As a place of learning and exchange, the Food Museum cooks up a daily menu of activities linked with food and nutrition. Find the full buffet here to help you choose!
Dip into the world of food and nutrition at the Alimentarium and take an in-depth look into specific themes, peruse objects from our collection and dive into fascinating magazine articles, wherever you may be.
The Alimentarium Academy is designed for teachers, pupils from 8 to 16 years old and their parents. Teaching material, educational games and videos prepared by experts make learning about food and nutrition fun and engaging!
The Alimentarium prides its team, its select partners, its unusual history and firmly established mission which have helped it become a unique place of learning and an international emblem.
Feed your curiosity
What's new and more
Trends and news
The popcorn boom
Boosting the image of a speciality with an explosive reputation
Go easy on the salt shaker!
Pomegranates, from Antiquity to the present day
Does the fruit with a thousand seeds really have superpowers?
The big cheese
The journey of a Burgundy farmer turned businessman
A miraculous sweetener?
“Everything in moderation…”
… might not be good advice
A waste-free kitchen
Can we eat without creating waste?
Volailles d'hier et d'aujourd'hui
Journée d’étude, Tours, 04.04.2017
Food Innovation exhibition 17-19.05.2017
Food Cultures and Territories
Anthropology of food, n°11, 2016
New discovery at heart of healthy cereals
Univertisty of Queensland, 06.12.2016
Measuring Human Energy Intake
IEEE Pulse, 2016
What if you could take a smell selfie, a smelfie?
L'alimentation au Moyen Age, Yann Morel, 2017
Beyond Bratwurst. A History of Food in Germany, Ursula Heinzelmann, 2014
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