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Culture Club (Public Program) : Dissected Maps – The first Jigsaw Puzzles!
May 31 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn about cultures from all around the world! This program is free with the price of admission.
May 31st: Dissected Maps – The first Jigsaw Puzzles!
In 1767 John Spilsbury invented the first Jigsaw Puzzles, then called Dissected Maps. This toy was original designed to help teach geography but quickly grew into a worldwide pastime.
Today we’ll put together cut outs of continents to remake maps of the world like a classic Dissected Map!