1. Introduction The digital sphere offers endless possibilities for finding out information about those you interact with, so much so that being offered numerous choices and options can seem like a taunting place to be. Stats are everywhere – from Facebook reporting to the multi-faceted Google Analytics – all of which can be so useful … Read more
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Marketing the unknown: a case study on the campaign for the BP exhibition Scythians: warriors of ancient Siberia at the British Museum
How do you get people to engage with something that they have never heard about? Ella Lewis-Collins, Senior Marketing Manager: Campaigns, British Museum takes us through the campaign for the BP exhibition Scythians: warriors of ancient Siberia including key takeaways on what to do to attract audiences to unfamiliar work.
Victoria Wallace from Leeds Castle shares some valuable advice for getting your visitor experience right.
This article was first published on Research Access. It discusses how the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam is using the findings of a deep research exercise to move away from trying to ‘be all things to all people’. The article makes reference to a presentation made by the Van Gogh Museum and TNS NIPO at … Read more
Tyne & Wear Museums, a regional museum and art gallery service, used the Art Ambassadors Project as part of its approach to target 16–25 year olds. This case study details the background to Art Ambassadors, the scheme in practice, including meetings with youth workers, and its conclusion to take a flexible approach to meeting young … Read more
NEMO is a Science Centre in Amsterdam, and one of the Netherlands leading attractions. NEMO wanted to reassess its organisational priorities and worked with arts consultancy Wonderbird to establish NEMO 3.0, the vision of NEMO in the future, and to set a marketing strategy that can support that vision.
Would your organisation like to see an increase of almost 75% visitors and an influx of younger audiences? This Marketing Society Scotland (2013) paper outlines how Matthews Marketing helped the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum (RBBM) achieve just that, one year on from its opening in 2011.
The ways in which Manchester Museum shares information and engages with its visitors has changed considerably in recent years. Since its first blog was published in 2007, the number of Manchester Museum blogs has grown. In this case study, Steve Devine, new media officer at Manchester Museum, discusses how blogging allows the museum to broadcast information but more importantly … Read more
Following a six month closure for redevelopment, the Imperial War Museum (IWM) re-opened HMS Belfast in May 2012. The re-launch campaign was a great opportunity for the IWM to build a marketing strategy to meet the ongoing challenge to increase awareness of HMS Belfast as a must-see visitor attraction. This case study describes how this … Read more
As cultural marketers we know that achieving a positive visitor experience is crucial for developing positive word of mouth, raising satisfaction levels and encouraging repeat visits. This article outlines how to ensure that your visitor’s experience lives up to expectation. It explains how the effectiveness and consistency of your building’s branding, public areas, signage and visitor welcome … Read more