ATS Heritage, leader in multimedia tours for Heritage and Cultural sites, is excited to announce Anne Fletcher will join the team as ‘Director of Interpretation & Partnerships’. With this new appointment ATS will be able to strengthen its interpretative offer, through interpretive planning and expert support around developing visitor experiences.
Translating Rugby for the world The World Rugby Hall of Fame opened to the public on Friday 18 November at Rugby Art Gallery and Museum. Located in Rugby town, where the story of the game began 200 years ago, this new visitor experience will take visitors on a journey through the history of the sport. As part […]
The Falkirk Wheel (half way between Edinburgh and Glasgow) is the world’s only rotating boat lift, connecting two canals, one 27 metres above the other. Visitors can take journey to the upper level of the wheel in a boat before going on a short trip and returning back down again. Scottish Canals commissioned ATS Heritage […]
Bringing the past to life when there are only limited visual cues is a challenge. Think of a visit to a country house, a castle or a cathedral and you’ll perhaps think of the grand buildings themselves. And also their splendid interiors – lavish furnishings, opulent furniture and stunning decoration. We know that visitors […]
Increasingly heritage sites are commissioning digital offers for families and ATS has worked on a variety of successful projects aimed at this audience. For example, this year we worked at Eltham Palace (London) alongside Edinburgh-based designers Bright 3D to come up with an updated interpretive offer for families. There was an understanding that the family […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]