With only a mobile phone, visitors can freely explore the typical works of the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum. It’s also a way to convert museum activity numbers using a multimedia narrative app.
Vietnam Fine Arts Museum has just held the Launching Ceremony of the iMuseum VFA Multimedia Voice-over Application.
This is a multimedia application (high quality audio, text, images), helping users to visit online or directly at the Museum.
|IMuseum VFA Multimedia Notes application. Photo: Trong Dat|
According to Dr. Nguyen Anh Minh – Director of Vietnam Fine Arts Museum, after more than 2 years of researching, building content and developing technology, the iMuseum VFA has been put to the test since December 2020.
Based on feedback, comments from visitors and experts, iMuseum VFA application has gradually improved content, improved user experience and officially launched on April 22, 2021.
|After downloading the application, users can scan the QR code next to the works at the museum to receive explanatory information.|
The application uses QR code scanning technology and locates iBeacon. Currently, iMuseum is available on the application market of two platforms operating system Android and iOS.
More than a conventional automatic voiceover application, iMuseum VFA also has outstanding features such as allowing high-quality viewing of works, reading of introductory content, and pinpointing the exact location of the display. objects, see the diagram of the display system, distinguish the rooms that have been, are and have not been visited by color …
With just a mobile phone or tablet with an Internet connection, visitors can freely explore 100 typical works on the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum’s regular display system anywhere, anytime. whenever.
|The narrative information on the iMuseum application is presented in the form of images, text and speech. Photo: Trong Dat|
According to representatives of Vietnam Fine Arts Museum, the fee for using multimedia explanation application is 50,000 VND for 8 hours of use. iMuseum VFA currently supports 8 languages: Vietnamese, English, French, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Spanish and Italian (German language will be added in the coming time).
The iMuseum VFA application is the result of a socialization project in cooperation between the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum and the Vietnam Mobile Application Software Joint Stock Company (VINMAS).
|Representatives of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism and the Vietnam Digital Media Association experience multimedia interpretation at the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum. Photo: Trong Dat|
According to Mr. Nguyen Trung Khanh – Director General of the General Department of Tourism (Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism – Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism), in the field of tourism, online tools, for searching and sharing information Payments are blooming day by day.
Many virtual travel models are born. Through virtual reality technology, augmented reality technology has enabled visitors to experience new, unique and attract them to travel. Digital transformation in the tourism industry has thus become an inevitable trend.
The video introduces the iMuseum multimedia application.
According to the representative of the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum, the introduction of the iMuseum VFA application stems from the need to improve the quality of visitors’ visits, while at the same time capturing the benefits of IT application in conservation. and promote the value of cultural heritages in general and art heritage in particular.
This is also a step to concretize the policy of the leaders of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism in implementing activities under the national digital transformation program to 2025, with a vision to 2030 of the Government.