• a great Story turns your Exhibit into an EXPERIENCE.

    WHAT STORY ARE YOU TELLING?

    WHAT STORY ARE YOU TELLING?
  • Fact-Telling Audio Tours are ... well, Informative.

    But your visitors want MORE.

    ENGAGE. SURPRISE. INSPIRE.

    But your visitors want MORE.
  • Create. Delete. Change. Evolve your Audio Stories at will!

    EASILY. QUICKLY. IN-HOUSE.

    WITHOUT TECH-RELATED PAINS.

    EASILY. QUICKLY. IN-HOUSE.
  • EXPERIMENT & INNOVATE.

    Great Story-telling takes TRYING.

    Great Story-telling takes TRYING.
  • Facts TELL. But Stories CONNECT.

    TAP INTO THE POWER OF STORIES.

    TAP INTO THE POWER OF STORIES.
  • Learn from your AUDIENCE.

    Which stories are being loved!

    and which not so much.

    Which stories are being loved!
Lynn Marsden-Alass

Lynn Marsden-Alass

Gallery Director & University Curator / Arthur Ross Gallery - University of Pennsylvania

CultureSpots has been enormously successful for the Arthur Ross Gallery. For Academic Museums and Galleries like us, it's a perfect fit. It's the perfect tool for dissemination and education at once.

Elizabeth Laurent

Elizabeth Laurent

Director of Historic Resources / Girard College

I’m thrilled with the analytics! We had a great alumni weekend and were so excited to showcase our audio tours! So encouraging to engage the younger generation!

Elizabeth Hamilton

Elizabeth Hamilton

Museum Education / PAFA - Pennsylvania Academy of The Fine Arts

CultureSpots is extremely easy to use! Their personalized support and resources made our audio tour possible within all our organizational constraints.

Lee Fearnside

Lee Fearnside

Associate Professor of Art, Director of the Diane Kidd Gallery / Diane Kidd Gallery - Tiffin University

I'm working on creating the Spots right now, and loving how intuitive the interface is!

Lynn Berkowitz

Lynn Berkowitz

Manager of Family & Community Programs / The Barnes Foundation

"I appreciate your inspiring leadership on this massively important Audio Tour project. I’m so grateful that you created a way for teens to find their voice, craft their story, and share with others. Beautiful!"

Erika James

Program Manager, Technology / Denver Art Museum

You’re always thinking about what I need. I love that!

Thank you so much Cliff, you rock! Many thanks for your wonderful service and CultureSpots!

In Their Own Words

What our clients are saying about CultureSpots

No Hardware Required

No Hardware Required

Wands? MP3 Players? Charging stations? Uh, are you kidding? We'll have none of that. Your visitors - their smartphones.

No Breaking The Bank!

No Breaking The Bank!

Having a first-class technology solution without killing your budget is now possible!

No apps to download!

No apps to download!

And no purchasing software. Bummer, and you were hoping to write some code weren't you. Sorry to disappoint. We're in the cloud baby!

Personalized Customer Support

Personalized Customer Support

We dare you to experience us. We're there for you in word and in deed. Every step along the way.

Fast Setup

Fast Setup

Subscribe, record, upload, activate and you're live. Yeah, it's that easy.

Access Everywhere

Access Everywhere

Want your visitors to access your audio from home, on their way AND onsite? Of course you do, and so do they. A wifi or cellular internet connection make it happen!

Fascinating Insights

From our Clients

  • Michener Art Museum
    • Michener Art Museum

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  • Girard College
    • Girard College

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  • Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance - STAMP
    • Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance - STAMP

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  • PAFA - Pennsylvania Academy of The Fine Arts
    • PAFA - Pennsylvania Academy of The Fine Arts

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  • Arthur Ross Gallery - University of Pennsylvania
    • Arthur Ross Gallery - University of Pennsylvania

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  • Barnes Foundation
    • Barnes Foundation

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Are you an Academic Museum or Gallery?

4+ REASONS WHY CULTURESPOTS IS PERFECT FOR YOU.

Engage Students

Engage Students

Empower students, who are eager to exercise their growing expertise and build their CV with opportunities to help you produce great audio content.

Engage Faculty

Engage Faculty

Provide multiple voices from other disciplines and areas of expertise from the faculty, community at large or student body.

Inter-discipline Engagement

Inter-discipline Engagement

Turn your audio tours into another reason to engage and invite different perspectives and points of view about your art.

Share!

Share!

Let your visitors share on social media what they love about your museum or gallery anytime!

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from the blog

Guest Blog Post by Professor Neville Vakharia of Drexel University: Reimagining a Museum - The Mutual Benefits of Experiential Learning

Hello friends, As many of you know, CultureSpots came to be, in large part, because of the expert guidance we […]

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Guest Blog Post by Rebecca Herz: How can museums contribute to dialogue about social justice when we are exemplars of segregation?

Hi everyone! We’re fans of Rebecca Herz’s blog at MuseumsQuestions.com, and found her most recent post about the role museums […]

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Change in Pricing Structure

We’ve been eager to announce a recent change to our pricing structure that will enable us to serve and sustain […]

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Multi-lingual

Multi-lingual

Your visitors speak multiple languages. Now, you can too.

Easy Access, Easy Browsing!

Easy Access, Easy Browsing!

Browsing and listening to your audio tours has never been easier. A simple interface, short URLs, QR codes and Audio IDs make it so.

In-House Audio Production

In-House Audio Production

Free (and easy!) web and mobile recording/editing tools included

Pro Audio Production

Pro Audio Production

With our Audio Production Packs, you can have us review, clean up and professionally produce your audio.

Own & Control Content

Own & Control Content

Adjust, replace and delete your content at will, quickly and easily in real-time.

Unlimited Archives

Unlimited Archives

Over time, you'll value having archives of your mobile audio tours. With our Premium Plan, have as many as you want.

Why CultureSpots?

Mobile Audio Tours for Every Museum and Gallery

Ask yourself…

  • Do we have more to say than we could ever put on a wall label or in a brochure?
  • Are we offering meaningful, memorable multi-sensory experiences to our visitors?
  • Are we leveraging our visitors’ own personal technology devices to enhance their visit?
  • Do our visitors spend more time reading wall labels, brochures and signs than experiencing our space, exhibits and object collections?

And consider…

  • Are we doing enough for people who don’t speak English as their primary language?
  • How Accessible is our visitor experience for the blind, visually impaired and homebound?
  • Can our visitors easily connect and engage with us during and after their visit?
  • If we had professional help, a quality solution and no budget concerns, would we want to provide our visitors with mobile audio tours?

With CultureSpots, you can!  You can delight your visitors, and provide them with a fascinating experience that will keep them coming back for more and telling their friends and family all about it.  With our highly affordable software subscription plans, there’s no reason to delay.  Get started with CultureSpots today!

our team

 

Cliff Stevens (Founder, President/CEO)

Veruschka Stevens (Chief Marketing Officer)

Veruschka's eye for design, digital marketing and online communications expertise plays a key role in positioning CultureSpots for continuing growth, community building and client success.

Chris Tonkinson (Chief Technology Officer)

Chris Tonkinson is an entrepreneur and technologist with over a decade of success in application development, project management, and cross-disciplinary collaboration.

Neville Vakharia (Advisor, Collaborator)

Professor Neville Vakharia and many other faculty, staff and students at Drexel University have been active and ongoing collaborators.

press and media

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NJ.com

NJ.com

May 22, 2015 at 8:02 AM EDT / (click here for the full story)

"Working with Cliff at CultureSpots gave me so much confidence," Sharon said. "Before STAMP, I didn't feel like I was outspoken, but this has brought me out of my shell."

Philadelphia Business Journal

Philadelphia Business Journal

Sep 25, 2014, 1:15pm EDT / (click here for the full story)

"Local entrepreneur teams up with Drexel to launch mobile audio tour app for museums"

Drexel NOW

Drexel NOW

September 23, 2014 / (click here for the full story)

"Drexel Helps Launch New Tool that Creates Free Audio Tours for Museums"

Flying Kite

Flying Kite

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 07, 2014 / (click here for the full story)

"tech entrepreneur teams with drexel to launch a mobile audio tour experience for museums"

Philly Daily News

Philly Daily News

Friday, October 24, 2014, 12:16 AM / (click here for the full story)

"Now smaller museums and galleries can enlighten guests with CultureSpots"

AAM - Museum Magazine

AAM - Museum Magazine

February 2015 / (click here for the full story)

"What's NEW"

VIDEO: The Visitor's Experience

A Quick Introduction to Mobile Audio Tours on CultureSpots

 Visit our YouTube Channel for more: http://youtube.com/culturespots

  • The Visitor's Experience
    • The Visitor's Experience

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  • How to Subscribe and Create an Account
    • How to Subscribe and Create an Account

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  • Just Getting Comfy
    • Just Getting Comfy

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  • CultureSpots - Branding
    • CultureSpots - Branding

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  • CultureSpots - How to Create a Spot
    • CultureSpots - How to Create a Spot

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  • CultureSpots - How to Create a Tour (part 1/2)
    • CultureSpots - How to Create a Tour (part 1/2)

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  • CultureSpots - How to Create a Tour (part 2/2)
    • CultureSpots - How to Create a Tour (part 2/2)

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  • CultureSpots - Lightening Fast Content Production
    • CultureSpots - Lightening Fast Content Production

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