The social life of technology for museum visitors

  title={The social life of technology for museum visitors},
  author={Scott Sayre and Kris Wetterlund},
ogy in museums, including a comprehen sive literature review published by Futurelab (Hawkey, 2004). However, very little has been written about the learning potential of museum technology and groups of peo ple?surprising since we know that most visitors do not come to a museum alone. Draper (1984) found that 75-95% of people visiting museums come in groups or fami lies. Most children visit museums either with their classmates as part of a school group or with their families. Research confirms… CONTINUE READING