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5 Editor's letter

Doing better

The Black Lives Matter movement has challenged museums professionals to ask testing questions about their role in reparative history and the way we display and interpret racist and colonial collections

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Brent Bushnell

Two Bit Circus has pivoted to an innovative online model aimed at keeping its community in touch

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12 People

Michel Linet-Frion

After decades creating for Disney, Grévin and Center Parcs, Linet-Frion has launched his own consultancy

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14 People

Anthony Rawlins

The Digital Visitor CEO explains a new whitepaper on how attractions can survive 2021 and beyond

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16 News


The latest news across science centres, museums, waterparks, zoos and aquariums, theme parks, visitor attractions and more

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26 Interview

Sarah Roots

Warner Bros’ Sarah Roots shares exciting details of the second Harry Potter Studio Tour, set to open in Japan in 2023

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34 Talking Point

Black Lives Matter and museums

Many museums expressed solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement, but is it leading to actual change? We ask the experts

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44 Inspired

Alone with Vermeer

The Mauritshuis in The Hague has allowed visitors one-to-one time with Vermeer’s View of Delft, ‘the most beautiful painting in the world’

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46 Aquariums

Into the deep

Merlin and the Sea Life Trust share the highs and lows of the epic journey to get two whales to their new home in the world’s first beluga whale sanctuary in Iceland

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54 Innovation

Sea change

Edge Innovations’ incredibly life-like robot dolphins could spell the end of marine mammals in aquariums, says CEO Walt Conti

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58 Interview

Bob Rogers

As BRC Imagination Arts celebrates 40 years in business, its founder celebrates his team’s achievements

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64 Sponsored

Technically Creative

With clients including the Xplore Family Entertainment Centre in Athens, Technically Creative provides a one stop, in-house solution to create memorable and magical experiences. We talk to CEO, Marc Broadbent

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On the cover: Applying lessons learned in London to the Harry Potter Studio Tour Tokyo
66 Technology

Bringing digital to life

Extended reality technology provides opportunities to connect with audiences in amazing new ways

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72 Sponsored

Fun Spot: Providing turnkey solutions

Industry innovator, Fun Spot, is on a roll, with a new EMEA office and a range of innovative new products to help operators deliver excellence to the family fun market. We find out more

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74 Interview

Phil Hettema

The Hettema Group president on weathering the pandemic and creating powerful experiences

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80 Theas

Award season

A celebration of the winners from the TEA’s recent Thea Awards

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82 Museums

Tough art

A Pittsburgh museum is challenging artists to create displays tough enough for an audience of children

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86 Design

Dorte Mandrup

The Danish architect is designing the Exile Museum in Berlin and a climate change museum in Greenland

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92 Family entertainment

Linda Dong

China Leisure’s president talks about partnering with Nickelodeon

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94 Attractions-kit.net

Product round-up

TechnoAlpin teams up with Swarovski and a jaw-dropping Star Trek LED display in China

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COMPANY PROFILES
Triotech

Triotech was established in 1999. The company is based in Montreal, Canada and has additional offi [more...]
IAAPA EMEA

IAAPA Expo Europe is owned and produced by IAAPA, The Global Association for the Attractions Industr [more...]
Simworx Ltd

The company was initially established in 1997. Terry Monkton and Andrew Roberts are the key stakeh [more...]
Vekoma Rides Manufacturing B.V.

Vekoma Rides has a large variety of coasters and attractions. [more...]
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FEATURED SUPPLIER

Triotech and Benoit Cornet’s Bold Move to collaborate on breakthrough innovative media-based attractions
Triotech has announced a breakthrough alliance with Benoit Cornet and Bold Move to bring a new collaborative approach to the design of media-based attractions – with an emphasis on adding value for operators. [more...]
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Attractions Management 2021 issue 1
Download PDF
View Turning Pages
Subscribe
Magazine archive
5 Editor's letter

Doing better

The Black Lives Matter movement has challenged museums professionals to ask testing questions about their role in reparative history and the way we display and interpret racist and colonial collections

View in digital edition
View online
10 People

Brent Bushnell

Two Bit Circus has pivoted to an innovative online model aimed at keeping its community in touch

View in digital edition
View online
12 People

Michel Linet-Frion

After decades creating for Disney, Grévin and Center Parcs, Linet-Frion has launched his own consultancy

View in digital edition
View online
14 People

Anthony Rawlins

The Digital Visitor CEO explains a new whitepaper on how attractions can survive 2021 and beyond

View in digital edition
View online
16 News


The latest news across science centres, museums, waterparks, zoos and aquariums, theme parks, visitor attractions and more

View in digital edition

26 Interview

Sarah Roots

Warner Bros’ Sarah Roots shares exciting details of the second Harry Potter Studio Tour, set to open in Japan in 2023

View in digital edition
View online
34 Talking Point

Black Lives Matter and museums

Many museums expressed solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement, but is it leading to actual change? We ask the experts

View in digital edition
View online
44 Inspired

Alone with Vermeer

The Mauritshuis in The Hague has allowed visitors one-to-one time with Vermeer’s View of Delft, ‘the most beautiful painting in the world’

View in digital edition
View online
46 Aquariums

Into the deep

Merlin and the Sea Life Trust share the highs and lows of the epic journey to get two whales to their new home in the world’s first beluga whale sanctuary in Iceland

View in digital edition
View online
54 Innovation

Sea change

Edge Innovations’ incredibly life-like robot dolphins could spell the end of marine mammals in aquariums, says CEO Walt Conti

View in digital edition
View online
58 Interview

Bob Rogers

As BRC Imagination Arts celebrates 40 years in business, its founder celebrates his team’s achievements

View in digital edition
View online
64 Sponsored

Technically Creative

With clients including the Xplore Family Entertainment Centre in Athens, Technically Creative provides a one stop, in-house solution to create memorable and magical experiences. We talk to CEO, Marc Broadbent

View in digital edition
View online
On the cover: Applying lessons learned in London to the Harry Potter Studio Tour Tokyo
66 Technology

Bringing digital to life

Extended reality technology provides opportunities to connect with audiences in amazing new ways

View in digital edition
View online
72 Sponsored

Fun Spot: Providing turnkey solutions

Industry innovator, Fun Spot, is on a roll, with a new EMEA office and a range of innovative new products to help operators deliver excellence to the family fun market. We find out more

View in digital edition
View online
74 Interview

Phil Hettema

The Hettema Group president on weathering the pandemic and creating powerful experiences

View in digital edition
View online
80 Theas

Award season

A celebration of the winners from the TEA’s recent Thea Awards

View in digital edition
View online
82 Museums

Tough art

A Pittsburgh museum is challenging artists to create displays tough enough for an audience of children

View in digital edition
View online
86 Design

Dorte Mandrup

The Danish architect is designing the Exile Museum in Berlin and a climate change museum in Greenland

View in digital edition
View online
92 Family entertainment

Linda Dong

China Leisure’s president talks about partnering with Nickelodeon

View in digital edition
View online
94 Attractions-kit.net

Product round-up

TechnoAlpin teams up with Swarovski and a jaw-dropping Star Trek LED display in China

View in digital edition

LATEST NEWS
Disney to open Avengers Campus at Disneyland California on 4 June
Disney has confirmed that it will open its long-awaited Avengers Campus at the Disneyland California resort in Anaheim on 4 June 2021.
World's top 100 museums and galleries suffer 77 per cent fall in visits during pandemic
The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in visits to the world's top 100 museums and galleries falling by three quarters.
Chinese attractions industry entering 'growth phase'
The Chinese visitor attractions market is set to bounce back from the pandemic with significant growth over the coming years.
BRC founder Bob Rogers: '2021 will see a surge in our industry'
Bob Rogers, the founder of BRC Imagination Arts, has predicted that the visitor attraction industry will see a "surge in interest" during 2021, as the global tourism industry begins its slow journey to recovery.
REVEALED: IMG to operate 'glass elevator' chimney lift experience at Battersea in 2022
Global entertainments and events firm IMG has signed a contract to operate the Chimney Lift Experience at the Battersea Power Station.
Visits to leading UK attractions fell by 70 per cent in 2020
The UK's major visitor attractions recorded just 45.4 million visits during 2020 – a 70 per cent fall from the 151.3 million visits they received in 2019.
Warner Bros will tap into Japan's 'intense fandom' when Harry Potter tour opens in 2023
In August 2020, Warner Bros announced plans to open a Harry Potter Studio Tour in Japan – the second such attraction following the hugely popular studio experience in London, UK.
Christian Lachel appointed chief creative officer at BRC Imagination Arts
Global design and production agency BRC Imagination Arts has appointed Christian Lachel as chief creative officer, taking over the role from BRC founder Bob Rogers.
Work completed on iconic M+ museum designed by Herzog & de Meuron’s in Hong Kong
Construction work has been completed on the M+ museum building in Hong Kong, ahead of its grand opening later this year.
First images revealed of David Walliams' Gangsta Granny ride at Alton Towers
Merlin Entertainments has revealed images of the new Gangsta Granny: The Ride at its Alton Towers theme park in Staffordshire, UK.
International design challenge offers US$20k prize
A new international design challenge has been launched this month, inviting freelance designers in the themed entertainment to pitch their concepts for the next immersive, story-based experience.
'Oscars Museum' to host programme of virtual events ahead of September 2021 opening
The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles has announced a busy programme of virtual events ahead of its grand opening later this year.
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COMPANY PROFILES
Triotech

Triotech was established in 1999. The company is based in Montreal, Canada and has additional offi [more...]
IAAPA EMEA

IAAPA Expo Europe is owned and produced by IAAPA, The Global Association for the Attractions Industr [more...]
Simworx Ltd

The company was initially established in 1997. Terry Monkton and Andrew Roberts are the key stakeh [more...]
Vekoma Rides Manufacturing B.V.

Vekoma Rides has a large variety of coasters and attractions. [more...]
+ More profiles  
FEATURED SUPPLIER

Triotech and Benoit Cornet’s Bold Move to collaborate on breakthrough innovative media-based attractions
Triotech has announced a breakthrough alliance with Benoit Cornet and Bold Move to bring a new collaborative approach to the design of media-based attractions – with an emphasis on adding value for operators. [more...]
VIDEO GALLERY

Animalive - Introducing AnimaChat!
Introducing AnimaChat, one operator can live-stream into multiple venues. Find out more...
More videos:
+ More videos  

CATALOGUE GALLERY
+ More catalogues  
DIRECTORY
+ More directory  
DIARY

 

05-07 May 2021

TEA SATE Europe 2020

PortAventura World, Tarragona, Spain
09 Jun 2021

IAAPA Expo Asia 2021

The Venetian Macao, Macao, China
+ More diary  
 


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