Attractions industry news

26 Nov 2021

Museum operators using AR to take their exhibits global

Two leading museum operators in the UK have partnered with an augmented reality specialist to present holographic exhibits and experiences for students around the world. [more...]

22 Nov 2021

North American and Japanese attractions dominate 2021 Thea Awards

North America and Japan-based visitor attractions and businesses picked up 14 of the 19 Thea Awards this year. [more...]

17 Nov 2021

JRA becomes part of the RWS Entertainment Group

Experience design firm JRA has been acquired by live entertainment specialist RWS Entertainment Group. The news was revealed in a press conference today (16 November) at the IAAPA trade show in Orlando Florida. [more...]

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Therme Group to submit planning permission for £100m wellbeing facility in Glasgow

Global developer and operator of wellbeing destinations Therme Group has inked a deal with Peel L&P for a new location in Glasgow called Therme Scotland. [more...]

National conference will grapple with the rebuilding of the UK tourism industry

Nigel Huddleston, minister for tourism, will give a keynote speech at this year's Tourism Conference, taking place in London on 15 November. [more...]

Belfast's W5 Science Centre re-opens following £4.5m redevelopment

W5 Science Centre in Belfast, Northern Ireland, has re-opened to the public following a £4.5m redevelopment project which has added a number of new exhibits and galleries. [more...]

Eden Project partners with Grimshaw to create pavilion and drone show at COP26

The Eden Project has partnered with architectural practice Grimshaw to create a special pavilion at the COP 26 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Glasgow. [more...]

Ad Gefrin attraction will celebrate '20th century’s most remarkable archaeological finds'

A new £10.4m cultural visitor experience, bringing to life what has been dubbed as one of the 20th century’s most remarkable archaeological finds, will open to the public in late 2022. [more...]

UK Budget 2021: Business rates cut by half for health clubs, leisure and hospitality

Health clubs, gyms, hotels, pubs and other leisure businesses will receive a 50 per cent cut in business rates over the next year. [more...]

In brief:

Winners of first-ever Surf Park Awards revealed @urbnsurf @surfparkcentral @wsl @wavegarden #SurfPark #SurfParks #Surfing #WaveTechnology [more...]
Little Amal, a puppet of a refugee girl, has walked 5,000km across Europe @walkwithamal #LittleAmal #WalkWithAmal #Refugees #StreetArt [more...]
Eden Project Qingdao reaches construction milestone @GrimshawArch @edenproject #EdenProject #Qingdao #China #Attraction [more...]
World’s first UNESCO digital trail launches in Scotland @UNESCO @VisitScotland #DigitalTrail #Unesco #Scotland [more...]
Jakob Wahl appointed IAAPA's chief operating officer @jakobwahl @IAAPAHQ #IAAPA #IAAPAExpo #IAAPA2021 [more...]
V&A renames childhood museum as part of £13m redevelopment @museumchildhood @V_and_A #Museum #Children [more...]
Boris Johnson throws his support behind Eden Project North in Morecambe @GrimshawArch @BorisJohnson @edenproject #EdenProject #Morecambe [more...]
Melissa Ruminot to take the reins as TEA president @TEA_Connect #THemedEntertainment #TEA #VisitorAttraction [more...]
Themed Entertainment Association sets up presence in China @TEA_Connect #China #TEAChina #VisitorAttractions [more...]
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