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5 reasons why BYOD isn’t the silver bullet for digital cultural experiences.

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  Is now the time to go all in on a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) offer? Virtually every visitor has a mobile device in their pocket, so when cultural sites are considering an audio or multimedia guide we’re often asked whether dedicated on-site audio/multimedia guides are still relevant. We’ve been working in this sector […]

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Highclere Castle – the ‘real’ Downton Abbey app launches

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Highclere Castle is one of England’s most beautiful Victorian Castles, home to the Earl and Countess of Carnarvon, and the real-life location of TV’s Downton Abbey. Narrated by Jim Carter who plays Carson the Butler in Downton Abbey, this app allows you to explore the history of the Castle, its rooms and treasures and to […]

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Re-interpreting Eltham Palace wins AHI Award

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The anticipation of being shortlisted for an AHI award for our work at Eltham Palace finally came to a nail biting end, with this innovative project coming away with the ‘Association for Heritage Interpretation Discover Award’ for the ‘Museums and historic properties/sites’ category. Amidst strong competition, AHI summarised the project and the reason for awarding this […]

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St Paul’s Cathedral launch new multimedia guide for visitors

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Throughout 2015 ATS Heritage has been working with St Paul’s Cathedral in London to create a brand new suite of visitor multimedia guides which launch to the public this week. Anne Fletcher, Interpretation Consultant at St Paul’s Cathedral explains “St Paul’s had come to the end of its 5 year audio guide contract and was […]

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Tolpuddle Martyrs app is live!

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The story of the Tolpuddle Martyrs, the 19th century farm labourers transported to Australia for swearing a secret oath, will now be told using 21st century technology. Trade unionists have launched an audio visual trail in Tolpuddle village, thanks to a HLF grant. The six Dorset farm workers are celebrated as forefathers of the modern […]

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Brand New Multimedia Guide for Ulster Folk and Transport Museum

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ATS have begun production of a brand new multimedia guide at the Ulster Folk and Transport Museum (UFTM) in Northern Ireland. Visitors will use the iTouch 5 to guide themselves around the 170 acre site and explore the remarkable collection of buildings from around the region. The guide will provide an essential layer of interpretation and is brought […]

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Three new Multimedia tours with English Heritage

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Following the hugely successful adults and family multimedia tour at Bolsover Castle, ATS is extremely proud to be chosen to create multimedia tours at three more English Heritage sites; Apsley House Walmer Castle and Eltham Palace. All three sites will showcase the outstanding iTouch 5 multimedia guide with touch screen and HD screen We are […]

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Tudor Monarchs in the Frame

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Continuing ATS’s longstanding partnership with the National Portrait Gallery we have released a multimedia guide and app to support The Real Tudors exhibition that runs from 12th September – 1st March. The special display is the most complete presentation of the portraiture of the well known Tudor monarchs and combines many or the Gallery’s own works alongside some […]

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Bolsover Castle App Released

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Following the extremely well-received adult and family multimedia guide at Bolsover Castle launched earlier in the summer  (English Heritage) ATS has released the mobile app version for apple and android users which allows anyone to explore the castle, and the remarkable story of the Cavendish family, virtually or to take their experience home with them. […]

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Bletchley Park App Released

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Following the Royal opening of the latest landmark in the ambitious £8m project to restore Bletchley Park in June, ATS has released the app version of their hugely successful multimedia tour. The latest update includes a stylish new interface to align with the rebrand of the site and provides mobile users across the globe with […]

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