The tourist board Vižinada wanted to improve the quality of tourist information by equipping a new visitor center "House Maraston" with multimedia. The project involves renovation of a house worth almost 1.3 million kuna, in which multimedia equipment is set up to show selected topics of the center, namely Sweet Istria, Carlotte Grisi and Kelly's Heroes. The aim of this project is to unite the cultural and tourist offer of the municipality of Vižinada in one place.
The House Maraston was built between the 16th and 17th centuries on the north side of the main square, where a cistern was built in the late 18th century. To this day, it is the tallest residential building in the Municipality with four floors and almost 14 meters in height. The purpose of the House Maraston visitor center is to attract visitors to the historic center of the main square and encourage year-round promotion of cultural, historical and tourist facilities in the Municipality of Vižinada.
The tourist board Vižinada wanted to improve the quality of tourist information by equipping a new visitor center "House Maraston" with multimedia. Therefore, the tourist board decided to set up a multimedia kiosk with a multitude of interactive applications and content.
Deliver a quality visually impressive, and at the same time cost-effective solution for a multimedia kiosk that will be well noticed and accepted by both the municipality and center visitors.
The solution needed to be equipped with a package of centrally managed multimedia applications and in the creative part of the project it was necessary to study tourist, cultural, historical and tourist contents in the Municipality of Vižinada, develop visual content and design user interfaces.
With the application of our products: PandoPad® Manager, PandoPad® Applications and PandoPad® FLOOR unit, all interactive services necessary for information, entertainment and advertising have been realized. Multimedia kiosk consist of an interactive touchscreen that contains many applications. The screen is of the most modern technology, high brightness, and due to its characteristics, it dominates the space.
A modern multimedia kiosk dominates the space of the visitor center and becomes a focal point of information and advertising in the municipality of Vižinada.
One of the multimedia themes is the ballerina "Carlotta Grisi" where visitors can study the biography of the ballerina and with the PandoPad® eCard Selfie application, they can send a virtual / digital postcard or print and keep it as a souvenir. Visitors can also play a puzzle game with a ballerina motif.
The next multimedia theme is "Kelly's Heroes", a famous film shot in Vižinada. Besides getting the information about the film itself and the shooting process in Vižinada, visitors can also take a selfie and set up their photo in a character from the film and print it out and keep it as a souvenir.
The theme "Sweet Istria" presents traditional Istrian cakes and gives visitors the opportunity to electronically download recipes for traditional cakes and play a game of memory.
In the last theme "Explore Vižinada", visitors to the center will find more information about Vižinada such as local producers of wine and olive oil.