Digitisation of museums amplifying engagement and visitor experience

  • Digitisation has been a growing trend in museums as early as a decade ago, and the global pandemic has amplified the international interest in it

  • Most museums embraced digitisation to continue engagement with their audience

  • Seeing digitized art online can persuade and encourage people to visit the museum in person

Museums and art institutions around the world have been negatively impacted due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, causing some museums to even consider closing down permanently. To counteract the loss caused by the pandemic, most museums around the world have turned to digitisations of their museums to continue engagement with the audience. The need for digitisation has been amplified due to the pandemic dragging on and disrupting lifestyles.