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Polemic: Industrial Tourism and the National Parks
In order to understand the uniqueness of cultural tourism, and in particular industrial tourism, it is first necessary to reflect on the transformations tourism has undergone during its relatively short history.
Discover the wealth of industrial tourism in Alsace
As early as the 1980s, Italian intellectuals (influenced by the art historianEugene Batistes) began to draw on the experiences of 1950s Great Britain to discussa new concept known as “”. Theyused this term to refer to out-of-use industrial facilities that could be consideredtestimonies to the Industrial Revolution. The first scientific surveys of thesefacilities were conducted during this period and revealed that if the facilitieswere not protected for their cultural importance, they ran the risk of beingdestroyed. Luckily, by the end of the 1990s, the growing construction of began to draw attention to the ways in which industrial facilities couldbecome part of our cultural heritage. This synthesis resulted in the conceptof industrial tourism.
What is industrial tourism? - Cádiz Industria Viva
These proposed itineraries are perfect examples of industrial tourism, which first emerged as a distinct subcategory of tourism towards the end of the 1990s. Since that time, industrial tourism has become a popular method of learning about and appreciating other cultures. Industrial tourism encompasses visits to a wide range of tourist sites including: ; manufacturing plants; banks, insurance companies, chambers of commerce, and other centers of economic activity; transportation infrastructure; community buildings; and "", all of which contain examples of "".Here it’s possible to book industries tours; request an industrial tourist guide; ask questions and to register in a workshop. A team will be available to help, to present the industrial touristic guide and to provide the multimedia guide of the factories and institutions that the people want to visit.