This augmented reality application we developed allows visitors to view the constructed wetlands outside of the Ralph Klein Park Environmental Education and Ethics Centre and interact with points that reveal overlaid visuals of the constructed wetland features and wildlife.

Augmented reality (AR) is a technology that enables us to apply a layer of digital content over what we see in the real world. Museums as well as science and interpretive centres began embracing the technology years ago to enhance their exhibits with multimedia content geared toward digitally-minded visitors. In many ways, the applications that have been developed for museums and like institutions have set the pace for the creative solutions that are possible with this technology. Read More