Catch ’em all: Engaging New Visitors with Pokemon GO

Is your museum a gym? Have you been dropping lures? Or do you have no idea what Pokemon Go is all about?

Pokemon Go has been bringing new visitors to museums and cultural sites, but not without some complications. Come learn from colleagues who have figured out the game and how to make it work for their institutions. We’ll include an interactive demo of the game, so feel free to download it on your phone in advance.

Note: The AMP General Membership meeting, with crucial information for Austin Museum Day, follows this at 3:30pm in the same location

When: Tuesday, August 30, 2 – 3pm

Where: City of Austin Cultural Arts Division Offices, 201 E. 2nd St. Park in the Convention Center garage on the same block (entrances on Brazos between 1st and 2nd, and San Jacinto between 1st and 2nd). City of Austin Cultural Arts Division will validate your parking.

RSVP: internalaffairs@austinmuseums.org