Articles tagged “museum”

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Fewer Visitors to Amsterdam’s Van Gogh Museum Spells Success: Here’s Why

In the age of overtourism, a top tourist attraction admitting they have a carrying capacity is a quietly radical act. For the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, it's one that has paid off.

Fewer Visitors to Amsterdam’s Van Gogh Museum Spells Success: Here’s Why

Tourism

London Museum Turns Chunk of Trash Into Tourist Draw

The Museum of London is counting on a somewhat famous piece of waste to attract visitors — and launching a promotional campaign to make sure of it.

London Museum Turns Chunk of Trash Into Tourist Draw

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NYC 9/11 museum hashes out design details as project nears completion

In a museum that tackles the delicate stories of what happened on 9/11 and the lives that were lost, design plays a huge role in telling the story in a way that is both honest and respectful.

NYC 9/11 museum hashes out design details as project nears completion

Tourism

Stockholm’s new ABBA museum opens with big tourism hopes

ABBA's museum will need to find a comfortable place between Seattle's Experience museum and Beatlemania Hamburg. The former is a landmark, while the latter closed after just three years “due to lack of interest.”

Stockholm’s new ABBA museum opens with big tourism hopes

Tourism

9/11 museum to charge mandatory admission fee

Other memorial sites including Yad Vashem and the World War II Memorial would dictate that the 9/11 museum be free, but it will be an attraction as much as memorial and will need funds to operate and keep visitors safe.

9/11 museum to charge mandatory admission fee

Tourism

Sudan’s historic treasures get at $135 million lifeline from Qatar

Sudan's archeological record is one of the most vital links to understanding the history of Africa, and Qatar's investment is a massive help shile Sudan struggles with its recent violent history and the instability of its neighbor Egypt.

Sudan’s historic treasures get at $135 million lifeline from Qatar