Location-based Interpretation at Archaelogical and Heritage Sites: Visitor Reception to New Media Tours
, Kirsten Cater
, Location-based Interpretation at Archaelogical and Heritage Sites: Visitor Reception to New Media Tours
. Proceedings of the 38th Conference on Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology 1 Granada, Spain, April 2010
. April 2013. PDF, 144 Kbytes
This study investigated how the delivery of interpretation affects the experience of visitors at heritage sites, with a specific focus on location-based media. Presented are the steps leading to the development of three digital prototypes along with audience observations and evaluations, and the resulting framework that raises important questions that creators must take into consideration when these designing these types of experiences.