Audio guide for use on mobile devices


The Museum of Byzantine Culture, as part of the realisation of the project ‘The digital Museum of Byzantine Culture: from image to experience Actions to upgrade the interaction and experience of a visit to the Museum of Byzantine Culture, with code No IIS 5029874, “2014-2020 Central Macedonia” Operational Programme’ has created and made available a modern audio guide system in 11 languages through the use of mobile audio guide devices. The guides comment both on overall exhibits in each gallery as well as on specific exhibits, mainly putting the exhibits in their historical context, their use and their symbolism, introducing visitors to the world of Byzantium and all the aspects of the private and public lives of Byzantines.
The tour is available in the following languages:
• Greek
• English
• French
• German
• Spanish
• Russian
• Serbian
• Bulgarian
• Hebrew
• Turkish
• Chinese
The devices are provided to visitors free of charge.
The devices are certified for use by people who are visually impaired.