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Case study video: Successful balance of high & low tech interpretation

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Finding the balance of high tech and low tech interpretation is a common challenge across Museums and Heritage sites. It’s a highly creative process, exploring ideas and concepts that will engage audiences and deliver a memorable visitor experience. We introduced the Eltham Palace Project in another post, highlighting some of our key lessons learnt on […]

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Top 5 tips for integrated digital interpretation

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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 […]

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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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ATS get the party started at Eltham Palace

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Filming has begun for the brand new multimedia tour at Eltham Palace – one of the most enchanting visitor attractions in London. Built by the wealthy Courtauld family next to the remains of Eltham Palace, childhood home of Henry VIII, it’s among the finest examples of Art Deco architecture in England. Using the highest-quality production techniques […]

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ATS and Kids in Museums join forces

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ATS are very pleased to announce we are now partners with Kids in Museums, helping improve digital experiences for families and spreading good practice across the museum and heritage sector. We will have some very exciting announcements for the new year so watch this space. For more information on the organisation and their brilliant work […]

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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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Museum of Lincolnshire Life Multimedia Tour

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After considerable success elsewhere in Lincoln, ATS were asked to develop an exciting and engaging tour for this much-loved and quirky museum based in an old military barracks in Lincoln. ATS: “We thought it deserved a quirky response and thus we produced a presenter led tour for the adults, and a completely ‘off the wall’ tour for […]

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