Visiting museums leads to longer lives

Jan. 3, 2020 by

Are you still looking for a New Year’s resolution to stay healthy in 2020 but exhausting sport and a vegan lifestyle is not an option for you? We might have an idea for you. A research team from University College

Museum New Media Barometer 2018 was published

Jan. 11, 2019 by

On 21 December 2018, MUSEUM BOOSTER has released the Museum New Media Barometer 2018, a report on the usage of new media by the most-visited museums worldwide. It is the second edition of a survey on the digitalisation in the

What is the future of museums?

Nov. 22, 2018 by

Presentation of Sofia Widmann at the ICOM ICEE conference in Madrid What is the future of museums? How can museums stay (or become) relevant? On 13 November 2018, Sofia Widmann provided some answers to these questions on the Cultural Heritage

Usage of new media in museums

Aug. 12, 2018 by

Usage of new media in museums – update soon to be provided by leading cultural institutions There is obviously an increasing usage of new media in museums. In my day-to-day work, I encounter more museums wishing to implement interactive experiences.

Hands-on interactive elements in museums

Jul. 23, 2018 by

Hands-on interactive elements in museums – three simple ideas from two continents Travelling always brings me new inspirations. During my last two trips to Phoenix and Madrid I have seen some simple ideas for interactive elements for children and adults.

How can small museums be found

Mar. 29, 2018 by

How can small museums be found – clever and cheap ways to increase museum attendance Almost ten years ago, I attended an exchange programme at Sophia Antipolis University in Nice. Spending a month on the Côte d’Azur, I wanted to

Museum boosting

Mar. 27, 2018 by

Museum boosting – the start of a blog on the digitalisation of the museum world My very first contact with the museum world happened when I attended school in Kiev. I was about nine or ten years old when my