Beacon Mobile application for Museums

Beacon Mobile application for Museums 2017-10-14T08:17:33+00:00

Project Description

Project Details

Customer Size: Mid- size organization
Country: India
Domain: Non-Profit Organization
Technology: iOS and Android App works in Mobile and Tablets, Angular 2, Node.JS with MySQL DB

Client Profile

Clients run publication house and have published 800 titles in multiple languages. Apart from publication, they also manage a museum to preserve and display noted writings, photographs, paintings and voice-records etc.

Business Scenario

Museum has 7,00,000 visitors from across the world, it preserves and displays various content related to Personal relics, letters (Originals and Photostats) and books etc. There are four sites in the museum has various picture galleries and oil paintings

Client wanted to enhance the experience of visitors and encourage learning amongst the youth of this generation. But with such large premise and high number of footfall, doing justice to each and every visitor was a big challenge. Also, communicating the on-going activities like seminars, audio tours, and educational events was a challenging task. With such scenario, they were looking for technology partner who can fulfil below requirements,

  • To educate the visitors with relevant information about every single artefact in the museum premise
  • To notify the visitors about the on-going activities across various premises
  • To guide visitors about the near-by events and exhibitions
  • Enable in-house navigation


Our Solution

We analyzed whole objective of project and come up with a solution to offer a smart phone Application which uses BLE (along with accelerometer and temperature sensor) device, known as Beacons which provides real time in house GPS tracking, continuous guidance and push notifications with Geo fencing to visitors

Following are the core features of the solution developed by our Mobile Apps. Development team.

It prompts and inform visitors about the content related to fact they are visiting,

Push notifications to keep visitor informed about each and every event along with attractions,

Content management system to educate visitor,

GPS tour guide to give a full walk through of museum,

Integrated payment gateway for visitors to make instant donations if they want.