After I printed the ebook Gamification in Tourism, I began analyzing and exploring designed immersive experiences all around the world. The objective was to search out experiences that would depart me in awe and develop into embedded in my reminiscence. For a really very long time, I might solely point out a single expertise that match into this class for me – The Faculty of Wizardry. After trying to find a really very long time, I’m extraordinarily joyful to announce that I can add one other expertise to this quick record. It’s The Home of Everlasting Return created by Meow Wolf situated in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA.

The Home of Everlasting Return is an experience-designed indoor house that makes use of story, artwork, and psychology to re-model the notion of your senses and means past. This imaginative artwork house is the results of a collaboration of over 100 native artists. As all new immersive ideas, it’s laborious to explain. One of the best description is given by the Meow Wolf web site: …a singular a mixture of kids’s museum, artwork gallery, jungle health club, and fantasy novel. A key studying level to take from The Home of Everlasting Return is that the expertise is designed in such a means that facilitates immersive play for folks of all ages. You may are available in as a giant household, solo, in a bunch or alone it doesn’t matter. The Home of Everlasting Return received in the primary yr of operations over 400.000 guests.

After visiting, I used to be so impressed with the expertise that I instantly reached out to the co-founders and artistic staff. I simply needed to invite them as professors to the Faculty of Extraordinary Experiences. All the inventive staff accepted and I can’t wait to be immersed in a studying expertise designed by them in Czocha Fortress this September.