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New project at Old Royal Naval College: Painted Hall Multimedia Guide

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The Painted Hall, often described as the ‘Sistine Chapel of the UK’, is the greatest example of decorative mural painting in Britain. ATS Heritage, leaders in creating high quality audio and multimedia tour experiences, has been appointed by the Old Royal Naval College to develop a brand-new multimedia guide. As part of a HLF funded […]

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Digital Tablet Kiosks: Engaging all ages at Westbury Manor

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In 2017 Westbury Manor was completed refurbished to create a vibrant cultural venue in the heart of Fareham. ATS Heritage created a series of tablet kiosks with interactive content allowing visitors to explore the collections and archives. Cerian Gale, Community Museum Manager at Hampshire Cultural Trust explains, ‘The tablet kiosks from ATS Heritage are a […]

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Audio guides fit for a King (and a Prince)

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Due to phenomenal public demand, Elvis Presley, the King of Rock ‘n’ roll, returned to the O2 with a new exhibition, Elvis On Tour with audio guides provided by ATS Heritage. 2017 also saw the world premiere of the first ever official exhibition about iconic superstar and legendary performer Prince also with audio guides provided by ATS Heritage. This new Elvis On Tour exhibition […]

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ATS strengthen offer to Cultural sites with new appointment

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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.  

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New ‘Rugby World Hall of Fame’ includes multi-language Audio Tour

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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 […]

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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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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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