App Spotlight: Cabot’s Pueblo Museum

Self-Guided Tour Shares the Story of Coachella Valley Pioneer Cabot Yerxa Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Cabot’s Pueblo Museum preserves the homestead of visionary explorer, artist, and Mason Cabot Yerxa, whose discovery of two desert aquifers provides fresh water to California's Coachella Valley and gave rise to the area’s hot springs resorts. After … Continue reading App Spotlight: Cabot’s Pueblo Museum

App Spotlight: Toledo Museum of Art

Q&A with Maria Iafelice, Docent Program Manager at Toledo Museum of Art Since its founding in 1901, the Toledo Museum of Art's mission has been art education and it has earned a global reputation for the quality of their collection, their innovative and extensive education programs, and their architecturally significant campus. More than 30,000 works of art represent … Continue reading App Spotlight: Toledo Museum of Art

App Spotlight: Cornerstone Sonoma

Self-Guided Tour Allows Visitors to Explore Gardens, Art, & Shops at Cornerstone Sonoma Cornerstone Sonoma is a wine country marketplace featuring a world-class shopping, boutique wineries and tasting rooms, artisanal foods, art-inspired gardens, and is home to Sunset's Gardens + Outdoor Test Kitchen. Located at the gateway of Sonoma and Napa County in California's beautiful Wine Country, Cornerstone … Continue reading App Spotlight: Cornerstone Sonoma

App Spotlight: Texas Time Travel Tours

Q&A with Susan Shore, Heritage Tourism Program Specialist at the Texas Historical Commission Texas Time Travel Tours, the mobile app created by the Texas Historical Commission, is a true portrait of Texas. The app features over 550 sites, 170 of which are highlighted with audio and video. Currently there are seven statewide tours in the app and … Continue reading App Spotlight: Texas Time Travel Tours

App Spotlight: Cranbrook House and Gardens

Q&A with Eric Franchy, Public Relations Coordinator at Cranbrook House and Gardens Cranbook House and Gardens, located in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, is the oldest historic manor in metropolitan Detroit and serves as the centerpiece of the Cranbrook Educational Community campus, a National Historic Landmark. Formerly the estate of Ellen Scripps and newspaper mogul George Booth, Cranbrook is … Continue reading App Spotlight: Cranbrook House and Gardens

App Spotlight: The McCormick Foundation’s Cantigny Park

Q&A with Diane Gutenkauf, Director of the Robert R. McCormick Museum Cantigny Park is the former estate of Colonel Robert R. McCormick, longtime editor and publisher of the Chicago Tribune. Covering an expansive 500-acres in Wheaton, Illinois, the Colonel left his estate as a gift to the public upon his death in 1955. The park … Continue reading App Spotlight: The McCormick Foundation’s Cantigny Park

App Spotlight: Geneva Historical Society

Q&A with Kerry Lippincott, Executive Director at the Geneva Historical Society Founded in 1883, the Geneva Historical Society preserves and tells the stories of Geneva, New York through three historic house museums–the Geneva History Museum at the Prouty-Chew House, Rose Hill Mansion, and Johnston House. They launched their first cell phone tour with OnCell in early 2014 and … Continue reading App Spotlight: Geneva Historical Society

Saratoga National Historic Park and OnCell-TourSphere Partner to Revamp Mobile App

Redesigned Self-Guided Tour App Offers Visitors Elegant, User-Friendly Experience STILLWATER, N.Y., February 25, 2015–Saratoga National Historic Park has partnered with OnCell-TourSphere to launch their newly redesigned mobile tour app. The two worked closely together to create a custom branded app to achieve the iconic National Park Service look and meet their strict design standards. The self-guided audio tour … Continue reading Saratoga National Historic Park and OnCell-TourSphere Partner to Revamp Mobile App

$49 Do-It-Yourself Audio Guides For Museums, Parks, & Cultural Destinations

OnCell-TourSphere Launches New Product to Help All Organizations Go Mobile PITTSFORD, N.Y., February 24, 2015–OnCell-TourSphere, a leader in the mobile technology space for museums, parks, and cultural destinations, has announced today a new product, a $49 DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Audio Guide that will enable organizations to easily create affordable, engaging audio tours. The New York-based company … Continue reading $49 Do-It-Yourself Audio Guides For Museums, Parks, & Cultural Destinations

App Spotlight: Tombstone State Historic Courthouse

The Tombstone State Historic Courthouse in, Tombstone, Arizona, is bringing a new interactive experience to their space by providing visitors with a mobile tour app. The tour allows visitors to access educational content through their mobile devices. With over 18 stops, the tour takes visitors around the 1882 two-story structure which currently serves as a … Continue reading App Spotlight: Tombstone State Historic Courthouse