Via Mineralia – a pervasive museum exploration game
In today’s multimedia world it becomes harder and harder for classical museums and exhibitions to keep visitors interested with classical displays
alone. We present “Via Mineralia” as a successful example of how a classical minerals exhibition can be enriched with an interactive gaming experience.
The aim is to capture the attention of visitors, to convey knowledge about exhibition items, and to provide guided paths through the museum, all in a
Via Mineralia was deployed in the Freiberg Mineralogical Collection
and has been operational ever since.