|Title:||Museums Presenting Past through Digital Technologies: MAV (Museo Archeologico Virtuale) of Ercolano and Site-Museum of Pont du Gard Case Studies|
|Authors:||Paola La Scala|
|Publication:||MWF2014: Museums and the Web Florence 2014|
Considering the recent developments in museum and exhibition design, adapting them to the contemporary digital age, museum professionals have increasingly employed multimedia in their exhibitions. The creative use of technology in a historical and archaeological exhibition allows museums to place the artifacts in their context, to explain complex ideas, to reconstruct historical events, to increase interaction and to simulate and stimulate new experiences.