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Attractions Management 2011 issue 3
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Editor's letter

Great Leadership

Building international-scale attractions is a complex business and we've seen repeatedly that when things go wrong, they can go very wrong
BALPPA news

Drayton Manor Hotel opens to guests

Drayton Manor Hotel - a new 150-bedroom hotel at Drayton Manor Theme Park in Staffordshire, UK - has opened its doors to guests
Zoo & Aquarium news

Zoos and Aquariums as Economic Engines

In a tough economic climate, it's important to remember that attractions aren't stand-alone entities, but are closely linked with, and supported by, local and national suppliers
Theme park news

d'strict unveils Live Park concept

South Korea-based creative design company d'strict has previewed its Live Park concept at the IAAPA Asia Expo event held in Singapore
Waterpark news

Six Flags park opens Riptide Bay

Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois, US, has announced the launch of its new 4-acre (1.6-hectare) water park expansion - Riptide Bay at Hurricane Harbor
Museum news

Museum of Liverpool opens

Museum of Liverpool - one of the largest new-build museum developments in the UK for more than a century
Science centre

News New-look planetarium for TAM

Taiwain's Taipei Astronomical Museum has opened its newlook planetarium, featuring a new Fidelity Black fulldome system supplied by UK-based Global Immersion
Gallery news

Serpentine Sackler plans backed

Proposals for the extension of the Serpentine Gallery in London's Kensington Gardens, UK, have been approved
Heritage news

Heritage status for 25 new sites

Wadi Rum Protected Area in Jordan; Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison in Barbados; and Fort Jesus in Kenya have been named among 25 new World Heritage Sites
Profile

Jim Reid-Anderson

After declaring bankruptcy in 2009, theme park operator Six Flags had a $4m increase in revenue in the first quarter of 2011. The chair, president and CEO describes how he achieved this
Analysis

The performance rollercoaster

How did theme park and waterpark attendances fare in 2010? We look at the results of the TEA/AECOM Theme Index
Project preview

Cave paintings

Technology is taking people into the Mogao Caves in China virtually
New opening

A roaring trade

Visitors are taken back in time at the NHM's Age of the Dinosaur exhibition
Show review

Ecsite

We learn why freedom was the theme of the annual science centre conference
Show preview

EAS

A selection of the products that companies will be exhibiting at the European Attraction Show in September
Show preview

Leisure Industry Week

A look at what's on offer at the show where innovation meets inspiration
Show review

World Waterpark Association

Some of the suppliers describe what they'll be showcasing at WWA this year
3D/4D/5D

Different dimensions

We find out about some of the more unusual criteria in the latest 3D projects
Audiovisual

Passage of time

How AV has recreated the historical events which took place during WWII
Lighting

See the light

Industry experts detail the pros and cons of using LED lighting in attractions
Design project profile

Travel guide

Exhibits at Glasgow's new Riverside Museum include a 30m train and the recreation of a 1900s street
Smartphone technology

Street smart

Mark Hayward reviews some of the apps that use the landscape as the attraction
Show review

Bringing SATE to Europe

Lesley Morisetti reports on Europe's first Storytelling, Architecture, Technology and Experience conference
Galleries

Turner round

We visit the new Turner Contemporary and hear about the 10 years of controversy leading up to the opening and why it won't be focusing on Turner himself
fun-kit.net

Focus on zoos

A selection of new products on the market aimed at the zoo sector
Buyers guide

Suppliers of attractions products

Suppliers of attractions products
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Attractions Management 2011 issue 3
Download PDF
View Turning Pages
Subscribe
Magazine archive
Editor's letter

Great Leadership

Building international-scale attractions is a complex business and we've seen repeatedly that when things go wrong, they can go very wrong
BALPPA news

Drayton Manor Hotel opens to guests

Drayton Manor Hotel - a new 150-bedroom hotel at Drayton Manor Theme Park in Staffordshire, UK - has opened its doors to guests
Zoo & Aquarium news

Zoos and Aquariums as Economic Engines

In a tough economic climate, it's important to remember that attractions aren't stand-alone entities, but are closely linked with, and supported by, local and national suppliers
Theme park news

d'strict unveils Live Park concept

South Korea-based creative design company d'strict has previewed its Live Park concept at the IAAPA Asia Expo event held in Singapore
Waterpark news

Six Flags park opens Riptide Bay

Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois, US, has announced the launch of its new 4-acre (1.6-hectare) water park expansion - Riptide Bay at Hurricane Harbor
Museum news

Museum of Liverpool opens

Museum of Liverpool - one of the largest new-build museum developments in the UK for more than a century
Science centre

News New-look planetarium for TAM

Taiwain's Taipei Astronomical Museum has opened its newlook planetarium, featuring a new Fidelity Black fulldome system supplied by UK-based Global Immersion
Gallery news

Serpentine Sackler plans backed

Proposals for the extension of the Serpentine Gallery in London's Kensington Gardens, UK, have been approved
Heritage news

Heritage status for 25 new sites

Wadi Rum Protected Area in Jordan; Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison in Barbados; and Fort Jesus in Kenya have been named among 25 new World Heritage Sites
Profile

Jim Reid-Anderson

After declaring bankruptcy in 2009, theme park operator Six Flags had a $4m increase in revenue in the first quarter of 2011. The chair, president and CEO describes how he achieved this
Analysis

The performance rollercoaster

How did theme park and waterpark attendances fare in 2010? We look at the results of the TEA/AECOM Theme Index
Project preview

Cave paintings

Technology is taking people into the Mogao Caves in China virtually
New opening

A roaring trade

Visitors are taken back in time at the NHM's Age of the Dinosaur exhibition
Show review

Ecsite

We learn why freedom was the theme of the annual science centre conference
Show preview

EAS

A selection of the products that companies will be exhibiting at the European Attraction Show in September
Show preview

Leisure Industry Week

A look at what's on offer at the show where innovation meets inspiration
Show review

World Waterpark Association

Some of the suppliers describe what they'll be showcasing at WWA this year
3D/4D/5D

Different dimensions

We find out about some of the more unusual criteria in the latest 3D projects
Audiovisual

Passage of time

How AV has recreated the historical events which took place during WWII
Lighting

See the light

Industry experts detail the pros and cons of using LED lighting in attractions
Design project profile

Travel guide

Exhibits at Glasgow's new Riverside Museum include a 30m train and the recreation of a 1900s street
Smartphone technology

Street smart

Mark Hayward reviews some of the apps that use the landscape as the attraction
Show review

Bringing SATE to Europe

Lesley Morisetti reports on Europe's first Storytelling, Architecture, Technology and Experience conference
Galleries

Turner round

We visit the new Turner Contemporary and hear about the 10 years of controversy leading up to the opening and why it won't be focusing on Turner himself
fun-kit.net

Focus on zoos

A selection of new products on the market aimed at the zoo sector
Buyers guide

Suppliers of attractions products

Suppliers of attractions products
 


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