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Schloss Porcia in Spittal an der Drau

A Hackathon and Two New Audio Guides in Spittal an der Drau

  We have two new tours in Spittal an der Drau! One was developed and implemented during a 3-day hackathon in cooperation with Cultural Places / OROUNDO, Harmony & Care, and the 3AHW class of the Höhere Bundeslehranstalt für Wirtschaftliche Berufe in Spittal. As with the tours on Lake Millstätter See and on Goldeck, these are special guides aimed directly at dementia patients and...

5 Remote Cultural Destinations that Will Take Your Breath Away

Why look far away when there are so many good things so close? This thought was comforting during the peak Covid period when long-distance travel wasn’t possible and vacationing close to home became the go-to. Although the pandemic isn’t over yet, travel restrictions have been lifted almost everywhere (at least for now) and boundless traveling has come back! That’s why we want to seize...

What’s On in Summer? New exhibitions in Austria from June to August

  Coverbild: Rebecca Warren, The Living, 2005 © Rebecca Warren. Courtesy Maureen Paley, Galerie Max Hetzler und Matthew Marks Gallery   Austria has a broad spectrum of cultural offers. In our series “What’s On”, we present you with worth-visiting exhibitions from Vienna to Vorarlberg on a regular basis. Here is our Summer edition with tips for June, July, and August!

New Audio Guides: Explore Lake Millstatt & Goldeck

We are excited to tell you that we have launched two new audio guides in Carinthia, Austria. One takes you on a scenic tour around Lake Millstatt and the other tour takes you to the peak of Goldeck. But this is not all, those tours are a project of the heart for us as we realized them together with Vividus, the biggest provider in...

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Digital Projects of Museums in Germany

These days, many museums and cultural organizations are focusing on digital collections, working with open data, and online offerings for their audiences. Digitalization is not just an empty buzzword, but an additional track that can add value and open up new possibilities. In this post, we take a look at what digital offerings and initiatives exist in the cultural sector in Germany. Discover entertaining...