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• Government 'stepping up plans' for the return of sport


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BIG creates spiral museum for Swiss watchmaker Audemars Piguet  
BIG creates spiral museum for Swiss watchmaker Audemars Piguet

By Tom Walker

Swiss luxury watchmaker Audemars Piguet will open a museum celebrating the company history next month (June 2020). Located next to the company HQ in the village of Le Brassus in the Vallée de Joux in Switzerland, the museum has been designed by Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) and will immerse visitors in the .... more>>
Israel's tourism industry begins gradual relaunch – some hotels given green light to open  
Israel's tourism industry begins gradual relaunch – some hotels given green light to open

By Tom Walker

Hotels in Israel with ground floor rooms have been given permission to reopen for business – but only for domestic tourism. Seen as the first step in the tourism industry’s return to activity, the decision to begin reopening the country's hotels was made at a special cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister .... more>>

Disney places 100,000 workers on unpaid leave – plans to save US$500m a month  
By Tom Walker

Walt Disney is set to stop paying more than 100,000 of its theme park and hotel workers as the entertainment giant struggles with coronavirus closures. Disney's attractions and hotels .... more>>
Future of Canada's oldest aquarium 'under threat' due to coronavirus shutdown  
By Tom Walker

Vancouver Aquarium is in danger of having to close its doors permanently, due to a collapse in revenues brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. The attraction – the oldest public aquarium .... more>>
Tourism Society emergency meeting addresses impact of delayed lockdown on tourism industry  
By Liz Terry

The Tourism Society scheduled an emergency meeting on 15 April to discuss breaking news relating to lockdown timings. The move comes following statements by president Macron indicating that .... more>>
Tourism industry must lead and inspire, says Ken Robinson  
By Liz Terry

OPINION TOURISM IN A POST-CORONAVIRUS WORLD By Ken Robinson CBE, tourism expert. Coronavirus is devastating for the tourism and leisure sectors globally. For now, the focus is .... more>>
National Geographic Museum creates virtual tour of Jane Goodall exhibition during lockdown  
By Tom Walker

The National Geographic Museum in Washington DC, US, has developed its first ever virtual tour of an exhibition, offering the public the opportunity "visit" even while the institution .... more>>
CAVU Designwerks appoints Nathan Jones as chief operating officer  
By Lauren Heath-Jones

Nathan Jones has been appointed to the newly-created role of chief operating officer at CAVU Designwerks. An industry veteran, Jones joins CAVU with more than 22 years industry .... more>>
Getty Museum challenges followers to recreate works of art at home  
By Tom Anstey

Staff at the Getty Museum have come up with a novel way to engage with their visitors during the ongoing pandemic – by asking them to recreate famous works of art at home. With around a .... more>>
Merlin postpones opening of Legoland New York to 2021  
By Tom Anstey

Merlin Entertainments has announced that its upcoming Legoland resort in New York, US, will now open in 2021. A response to the ongoing global pandemic, the theme park and hotel, which was .... more>>
Mary Rose Museum faces £2.2m funding shortfall as chief calls for increased independent museum support during COVID-19 crisis  
By Tom Anstey

Helen Bonser-Wilton, CEO of Portsmouth's Mary Rose Museum, says the attraction, along with the rest of Britain's independent museums are in "mortal peril" unless the government and heritage .... more>>
Expo 2020 Dubai likely to postpone until 2021 due to COVID-19 outbreak  
By Lauren Heath-Jones

Expo 2020 Dubai has announced that it will likely postpone the event by a year in the wake of the COVD-19 outbreak. Expo 2020 representatives have been working in consultation with key .... more>>
 
 
U-turn in Shanghai as reopened attractions close again  
By Tom Anstey

After reopening a number of indoor attractions in Shanghai, China, after new coronavirus cases in the city dropped to zero, officials have ordered those attractions to close again, following .... more>>
Iger forgoes salary and Chapek takes pay cut as Disney wrestles with COVID-19  
By Tom Anstey

Disney's executive chair Bob Iger will forgo his salary for the year, with the company's new CEO Bob Chapek also taking a 50 per cent pay cut. Starting 5 April, Disney has also cut wages .... more>>
British Museum appoints Mary Beard to as trustee following government veto  
By Tom Anstey

The British Museum has named Mary Beard as its a new trustee, a move which comes less than a year on from the British government blocking her nomination because of her pro-European views. .... more>>

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IAAPA Attractions Expo

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Riding the wave

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Innovative and exciting rides are set to open this year. We round them up
Antoni Alarcon

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New legislation is turning Barcelona Zoo ‘animalist’. Kath Hudson speaks to its director, Antoni Alarcon about these changes
Michael Blau

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The new TEA president lays out his plans for the organisation
Product innovation

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Waterparks

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The power of storytelling, Aleatha Ezra, WWA
Shooting for the stars

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The Imagineers who created Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge reveal its secrets
AR brings Jerusalem's history to life

Heritage news:
AR brings Jerusalem's history to life


The Tower of David – Museum of the History of Jerusalem has started offering "mixed and augmented reality" tours that allow visitors to experience key moments from Jerusalem's history via digital technology
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Mystery shop:
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge


Does Disney’s highly-anticipated addition live up to the hype? Tom Anstey paid a visit
Scott Ault

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Scott Ault on his new partnership with Jeremy Railton
Attractions product news

Satisfi Labs launches COVID-19 Assistant to streamline emergency communications about the coronavirus

Satisfi Labs launches COVID-19 Assistant to streamline emergency communications about the coronavirus

FROM ATTRACTIONS-KIT.NET

Satisfi Labs, an AI-powered knowledge management platform, has announced the launch of its COVID-19 Assistant.
 
Polin encourages teamwork with new Splash Course

Polin encourages teamwork with new Splash Course

FROM ATTRACTIONS-KIT.NET

Polin Waterparks has launched the Splash Course, a new water playground solution that encourages team-building.
 
ETF and Jora Vision join forces for Pirate Mania dark ride

ETF and Jora Vision join forces for Pirate Mania dark ride

FROM ATTRACTIONS-KIT.NET

ETF Ride Systems and Jora Vision presented a new mini dark ride for FEC’s at the recent Saudi Entertainment and Amusement Trade Show in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Museum product news

Papillon launches translation app to improve visitor experiences

Papillon launches translation app to improve visitor experiences

FROM MUSEUM-KIT.NET

A new translation app, aimed at the tourism and attractions industries, has launched.
 
Digital Projection revamps The Habitat Museum with new colour-boost technology

Digital Projection revamps The Habitat Museum with new colour-boost technology

FROM MUSEUM-KIT.NET

Digital Projection (DP), a UK-based projection specialist, has completed an installation on an exisiting exhibit at The Habitat Museum in Kuwait City, Kuwait.
 
Gantner to partner with Coventry Transport Museum

Gantner to partner with Coventry Transport Museum

FROM MUSEUM-KIT.NET

The Coventry Transport Museum has announced a new partnership with ticketing software company, Gantner.
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