Technology & Platforms

Digital Tools for Digital Heritage

Digital technology can be used to author and present our heritage in many forms to preserve and engage with culture in new ways. There are a number of areas in multimedia technology that can be utilised by communities to document and present their stories.

There are many tools and platforms available. Using these tool can help communities present their heritage and engage with a wider audience around the world.

With the use of a smart phone, computer and internet connection the world is at our finger tips. Communities can utilise these technologies to take ownership of their unique heritage. Sometimes this means sharing an image on social media. Other times it can involve creating an fully fledged virtual exhibition with multiple forms of captured media.

This page contains a small list of some platforms that are useful for presenting a digital heritage project.


Multimedia Platforms

Virtual Museums

Virtual Tours


360 Photo

3D Objects