Tiqets, a leading booking partner for museums and attractions, produced a free ebook exploring how museums and attractions can work to become more sustainable.
Sustainability is a key issue in the tourism and attractions industry, with a 2020 report showing that one in two museum visitors think this should be an important goal. And that’s only going to grow – among Gen Z respondents, that number has risen to almost four in five.
To help operators meet this need, Tiqets has put together 10 strategies for making attractions and museums more environmentally sustainable, including four things to do immediately.
Towards more sustainable attractions
So how can tourism be more sustainable? By downloading the ebook, attractions can discover both long term strategies and quick wins, to jumpstart them on their journey to sustainability. It also presents concrete examples of how other museums and tourist attractions have worked to become more sustainable, for example the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam:
“We are looking for more partnerships to make a difference for the city of Amsterdam and more sustainable museums for the Netherlands”, says Karen keeman, Facilities Manager, Rijksmuseum, speaking on the importance of the issue.
“For museums and attractions, investing in environmental sustainability initiatives is not just about keeping up with the times, and at the same time, it delivers returns far beyond cost savings,” adds a spokesperson. word of Tiqets.
âAs creators of culture and makers of history, museums and attractions can inspire tremendous change towards a world of sustainability. Your site can make – and motivate – real change.
Since 2014, Tiqets has worked to make culture more accessible, helping people discover and enjoy museums and attractions around the world, and simplifying reservations. To download his latest ebook on Sustainability for Museums and Attractions, please click here.
Tiqets also recently released a brand new eBook on how to provide a world class tour experience, using the secrets of great museums.