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What do visitors want to know about objects?

Spent a few interesting days with the folks from the Museum of the Confederacy, Richmond, VA. We spoke about the kinds of questions visitors have about objects.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 01 May 2009

Models of Museum Visiting

This question from Ido Beja, Haifa University (via Facebook!): My name is Ido, I'm a student from Haifa University, and I'm doing some research about visitors in museums with hope to build a system for groups of visitors in museums based on group modeling. I saw the abstract of your article "Developing a model of museum visiting" - can you please sent me hard copy of the article?

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 01 May 2009

Kindy students learn at the Museum

Kindergarten students talk about what they learned from their Museum visit

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 30 Apr 2009

What did visitors do after visiting the Indigenous Australians exhibition?

Six months after visiting the Indigenous Australians exhibition, a range of visitors were asked what they remember doing afterwards. Here's what some of them said.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 30 Apr 2009

If the Museum were a person

13 year old boys tell us what type of person they think the Museum is

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 30 Apr 2009