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An attraction is a resource (natural or human-made, free to enter or paid for) that is developed and managed to attract local and international visitors for the purposes of entertainment, education, or interest.

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AAVEA’s represents the interests of visitor experiences and attractions, raises awareness of the contribution they make to the broader tourism industry, and hosts an annual conference that provides education, networking, and collaboration opportunities. Our members are visitor experience and attraction professionals, tourism industry stakeholders, and suppliers to visitor experiences and attractions.

 

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Whether your visitors are school children, domestic visitors, or international tourists, you draw visitors by consistently providing an interesting and enjoyable encounter. Your top priority is to deliver an exceptional experience to every visitor, so take your attraction, experience, or cultural institution to new heights with the knowledge, connections, and expertise you’ll gain with AAVEA.

 

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AAVEA 2020

Building on the success of the five previous Attractions Africa Conferences (2014 – 2018) and the inaugural Annual AAVEA Conference (2019), the second Annual AAVEA Conference (AAVEA 2020) will be held on 19 and 20 August 2020 in Cape Town. The conference is a two-day gathering especially designed for visitor experience and attraction professionals. The programme offers the latest insights into best practice, trends, management, and benchmarking. Networking events open up collaboration opportunities. Panellists and presenters share personal experiences and case studies of real-world excellence. Join us at AAVEA 2020 – the only African platform for visitor experience and attraction professionals to network, share, and seek solutions together.

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AAVEA President’s key takeaways from the IAAPA EMEA Webinar on COVID-19

By Sabine Lehmann IAAPA, the global association for the attractions industry, held a webinar to discuss how European and Middle East attractions are dealing with this crisis on Wednesday 18 March 2020. The attractions industry is in the business of fun. It is a business, however, and you will not be able to re-open and provide fun, nor jobs if you have not preserved your business during this crisis. A number of themes emerged that are useful and pertinent for...
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