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Industrial History Meets Virtual Reality in Aargau, Switzerland

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We’re delighted to share with you news of a new mobile app developed using Locly Native by the Museum Aargau in Switzerland. The Museum Aargau’s app, called IndustriekulTOUR Aabach,  brings the industrial heritage of Lenzburg and the surrounding area to life by immersing the visitor in a new dimension of reality.  Users can download the free app to their Android or iOS devices and follow three interactive digital tours. Two of the tours are in Lenzburg and the other in Seon, with further tours currently in development including in Wildegg, which will be available in the…read more

Castle to ‘be finished’ over 700 years after it was built

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We had a great response yesterday to the launch of Cadw’s new digital iBeacon tour for Beaumaris Castle.  The digital trail includes a number of iBeacon hotspots, featuring atmospheric audio narrations and before and after images, and the trail perfectly complements the castle’s other new physical interpretations. In a feature on ITV News, Erin Lloyd Jones from Cadw said “Any schools, children or families that come can experience doing things at the castle and if things are a bit more hands on they can have more fun and maybe stay a little bit…read more