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.
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A vegetarian diet
A global trend
Diana Danko |
What if the world became vegetarian?
The benefits and drawbacks of a meat-free diet
William Türler |
The World of Diets
A nutritional overview of the ‘good’ and the ‘fad’
Hannah Rohrlach |
Orthorexia – eating under pressure
Tell me how you speak of what you eat, and I will tell you how you are.
Olivier Mottaz |
A fast-growing trend
Sophie Gaitzsch |
Myths about food – fact or fiction?
Investigating gluten, lactose, fat, sugar and salt
Robert Gloy |
A nutritional comparison of leading diets
Plant foodstuffs: the common denominator
Hannah Rohrlach |
What exactly is a balanced meal?
A practical guide that makes it easier than it looks
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