State of Museum Access 2018 (Repost)

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State of Museum Access 2018: does your museum website welcome and inform disabled visitors? Posted on: Tuesday 4 September 2018, 10:56 am, on https://vocaleyes.co.uk/state-of-museum-access-2018/ VocalEyes, in collaboration with Stagetext and Autism in Museums are delighted to publish the State of Museum Access 2018 and launch the Museum Access Pledge. A major barrier to disabled people visiting museums is the …

Repost of an article by Mark Piesing from publishingperspectives.com How UK Museums Use Mobile Tech to Enhance Visitor Experience UK museums are adapting publishing technology to their needs and using mobile apps to re-invigorate the way visitors explore their spaces. LONDON: When I stepped through the doors of the Natural History Museum in London I …

Family Friendly Museum Awards (repost from the Telegraph, UK)

Family Friendly Museum Awards: great museums for half-term (repost from http://www.telegraph.co.uk) Thousands of readers have nominated museums for our Family Friendly Museum Awards. Here are the best longlisted entries to take your children to at half-term. A fun way to learn: children enjoy the exhibits at the North Lincolnshire Museum, which is running an Egyptian …