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Latest Projects

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Here you can read about our latest projects who are now live and experiencing all the benefits of the platform. Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions about these projects.

The Rembrandt House Museum

Historical place in the centre of Amsterdam

The Rembrandt House Museum is where Rembrandt lived between 1639 and 1658 and produced some of his most famous works. From mid April 2016 the Rembrandt House Museum offers the Podcatcher to all visitors. The tour is available in 10 languages and will be offered via a Self Service desk. Beside from the audiotour, the museum will also integrate MapMyVisit.

Musée Gadagne, Lyon, France

Football paradise!

The internationally traveling exhibition Devinement Foot will be on show during the European cup in Lyon. We could not thought of any better timing than that! From the 21st April till 4th September 2016 the Museum Gadagne opens their doors for the football fans. Football brings out emotions within a community, just like religion does. The exhibition shows unique objects and footage. Every visitors gets a Podcatcher to listen to the stories, songs and archive files with.

Ecomare

Nature museum, seal shelter and sea aquarium

Ecomare on the island of Texel is a nature museum, seal shelter, sea aquarium and a bird shelter. It lies in the middle of the National Part ‘Duinen van Texel’. From mid-March visitors of Ecomare will be using the Podcatcher for the exhibitions. The tours is available for €1 at the cash register and available in Dutch, English and French.

House of Bols

Cocktails & Genever experience

House of Bols has be refurbished to a new interactive experience. The Podcatcher is now available to all visitors as personal Guide. Together with our partner Yipp, interactive people, the Podcatcher will be available as an interactive tool as well. Besides this Bols will be using our latest development, the Long Range AV-sync IDentifier. When a visitor enters a room audio will automatically be triggered on the Podcatcher, in sync with the video projection in that room.

Amsterdam Museum

Amsterdam DNA, now with the Podcatcher

We are proud to announce that the Amsterdam Museum has chosen the Podcatcher. From mid-January 2016 all visitors will receive a Podcatcher within the entrance fee. The tours are available for the permanent collection and exhibitions. Our after visit tool “MapMyVisit, shall also be installed at the Amsterdam Museum. This way visitors can also enjoy the tour at home on their personal tour page.

DWDD Pop-up museum 2

William looks at art

The Dutch TB program 'De wereld draait door' is organising, for the second year running, the Pop-Up Museum in the Allard Pierson Museum in Amsterdam, from 29 January till the end of May 2016. The theme this year is: Hidden artworks. ^guest curators have dived into the archives looking for hidden artworks. Each guest curator has one area within the museum, which has been designed to their taste. Sander Van de Pavert, famous for his sketches on the Dutch Royal Family chose the Maurits House in Amsterdam. In his special audio tour he used the sketch voices for the commentary of the tour.

Hunting lodge sint Hubertus

A hidden treasure in the Hoge Veluwe Park

Jachthuis Sint Hubertus was designed by the renowned architect Hendrikus Petrus Berlage (1856-1934). Berlage had already worked for the Kröllers before landing this illustrious contract; he was commissioned to design an office building in London. He also designed the Schipborg - a model farm in Anloo, a village in the Dutch province of Drenthe. The design contract for the building that would forever link the names Berlage and Kröller-Müller, was likely signed in early 1915. Groups tours are available for visitors, but for foreign languages visitors the Podcatcher will be available.

Hermitage Amsterdam

Spanish Masters.

De Hermitage Amsterdam has asked the Dutch Classical Music DJ Von Rosenthal to produce a mix for the exhibition Spanish Masters from the Hermitage.
As a visitor to the Hermitage you receive a Podcatcher. If you regist your Podcatcher with your email address you can even enjoy the tour at home. You will find a MapMyVisit console at the audio desk.
The audio guide from the Spanish Masters is also available for your smart phone. You can download the Podcatcher App for free for IOS or Android. You will find the App in the App store or Google Play store by searching Guide ID Podcatcher. Once downloaded you can scroll down to “Hermitage” and download the Spanish Masters tour.

Dutch National Museum of Antiquities

Tours for adults and kids

We are proud to announce that the Dutch National Museum of Antiquities has chosen to use the Podcatcher. On the 15th of December 2015 the museums reopend after renovations to the galleries. The audo guides are available for adults and kids.

Museum Gouda

Museum Gouda puts the life and ideas of Erasmus in the spotlight

In 2016 Museum Gouda puts the life and ideas of Erasmus in the spotlight with the exhibition 'Erasmus, ik wijk voor niemand'

Erasmus grew up 550 years ago in Gouda.
Just as Erasmus travelled throughout Europe and developed and sharpened his views through varying contacts, so the visitor to this exhibition will go with him on a similar journey through his mind. From Gouda in 1466 to Basel in 1536, from Europe in the 16th century to Europe in the 21st century.

The exhibition is from the 6th of February till the 26th of June 2016.

In collaboration with the Historical Museum Basel.

Bonnefanten Museum, Maastricht, The Netherlands

CERAMIX, temporary exhibition 16/10-31/01/2016

From 16 October till 31 January 2016 the Bonnefanten museum will have the temproary exhibition CERAMIX. In cooperation with Cité de la Céramique (Sèvres, France), la Maison Rouge (Paris, France), the Bonnefanten Museum will expose more than 250 master pieces.
CERAMIX is the story about ceramic art from early 20th century till now. With works of artists like Matisse, Rodin, Picasso, Thomas Schütte and Ai Weiwei.

The audio guide will be available in English and Dutch

National Maritime Museum, Greenwich

Samuel Pepys: Plague, Fire, Revolution

Samuel Pepys: Plague, Fire, Revolution, opening at the National Maritime Museum on 20 November 2015-28 March 2016, will be the largest ever exhibition about the famous diarist with 200 objects from national and international museums, galleries and private collections.

Through Samuel Pepys’ commentary, based on excerpts from his diary, the audio guide provides a personal narrative for the historical events and objects displayed in the exhibition Samuel Pepys: Plague, Fire, Revolution. The audio guide covers events throughout Pepys’ lifetime, from his first diary entry to his remarks on Charles II, reporting on the plague and the revolution, to his good friend John Evelyn writing of his death. The excerpts bring Pepys’ written words to life, and through his recollections we can understand what life was like in the 17th century.

Guide ID will deliver the audio guide in English and MapMyVisit

Gallo-Roman Museum, Tongeren, Belgium

Gladiators - Heroes of the Coliseum

Face to face in the arena. The highest level of concentration, a genuine contempt for death. Each strike could be fatal, each fight the last. The remarkable world of the gladiators touches down in Tongeren, in the Gallo-Roman Museum from 24 October 2015 - 3 April 2016. Top articles from museums throughout Europe will be featured, particularly a unique collaboration with the Rome Coliseum.
Authentic weapons, helmets, leg protectors and many other striking attributes leave nothing to the imagination. Along with tombstones, idols, utensils,…these top items bring the world of gladiators to life. In addition, there are lifelike figures, fascinating films and exciting interactive installations, as well as workshops,….
Guide ID will deliver the Podcatcher audio tour in four languages and MapMyVisit.

The Princessehof National Museum of Ceramics, Leeuwarden, the Netherlands

Exhibition "The 20th century-mirroring time in ceramics"

From 5 September 2015 the Princessehof National Museum of Ceramics will showcase the previous century. With the exhibition The 20th century – mirroring time in ceramics the museum presents ceramics as the cultural memory of the 20th century. From teenager-ceramics to rocket vases, from avant-garde to mass production.
Frans Leidelmeijer, a specialist in art and design from the 1880s to the present, is the guest curator of this exhibition.

The Podcatcher audio guide is produced by Gus Maussen in close cooperation with the museum. The tour is available in Dutch.

Nederlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Horst P. Horst, Photographer of Style

The Nederlands Fotomuseum presents the first major retrospective exhibition in the Netherlands of the work of Horst P. Horst (1906-1999), one of the most important fashion photographers of the twentieth century. During his celebrated career, Horst P. Horst worked mainly in Paris, London and New York. As a regular photographer for Vogue, he photographed work of prominent couturiers such as Coco Chanel, he portrayed Hollywood stars such as Marlene Dietrich, and cooperated with artists such as Salvador Dali. Accordingly, he depicted the world of fashion, art, design and theatre in the finest detail. The Podcatcher audio tour is in English and Dutch available.

The British Dental Association (BDA) Museum, London

An in-depth Audio tour of Dental History

Has one of the largest collections of dental heritage in the U.K.
Telling the story of how dentistry has developed from a marketplace spectacle to the complex procedures and treatment of today.

Based near Oxford Circus in London, the Museum is a great addition to the Guide ID portfolio providing an in-depth audio tour of Dental History.

The Koninck City Brewery, Antwerp

Feel the sensation of the Koninck Experience!

Over the past months the Koninck Brewery has been transformed into an amazing experience. The new interactive brewery tour will fully immerse you in the world of this Antwerp City Brewery. It will be informative, it will be exciting but most of all, it will be lots of fun!
A variety of fascinating theme areas will reveal the many facets of Antwerp as beer city, Belgian beers in general and the entire brewing process. Numerous interactive media and audio-visual effects will ensure a 360° total experience! The Podcatcher, combined with our AV-sync tool, will be used to offer the tour in Dutch, English, French and German.

Fort Pannerden

A new tour after a large refurbishment

Fort Pannerden is a former 19th century fort in the Dutch county of Lingewaard. IN 1969 the fort gained the status of National Monument and since 2005 it is a part of the National Project for the new Dutch Waterline. The fort is undergoing a huge refurbishment. During the re-opening in the spring of 2016 we will be launching a new audio tour.

Bannockburn Centre, Stirling

700th anniversary of the battle

Bannockburn Centre was opened in early 2014, in time to mark the 700th anniversary of the battle. The center represents a landmark in the usage of immersive digital technology in museums to bring the combatants to life and play-out a battle on accurate terrain. The Podcatcher will be used to offer this unique experience for all non-English speaking visitors. This project is in collaboration with Bright White who have developed all concepts, schemes and detail for the Battle of Bannockburn Center

Eastnor Castle & Deer park

Highlights tour!

Starting in March Eastnor castle will be using the Podcatcher to provide a highlights tour to all visitors, for a small extra fee of £1.00. The tour will be available in English and will show visitors the best highlights of this amazing castle and garden.