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Drink up! SEGD explores four distillery experiences
Drink up! SEGD explores four distillery experiences

Read Time: 5 minutes
It’s summertime, and now that people are out and about, we're looking for unique experiences to share with our friends. Visiting distilleries has gained in popularity over the past 15 years, and consumers want to know more about the process—whether at small-batch craft distilleries or large-batch commercial distilleries—and taste the results! SEGD looks at member firms who have designed “distillery experiences” to cultivate a greater public knowledge of the science and art of distilling.

Edsel and Eleanor Ford House Visitor Center
Edsel and Eleanor Ford House Visitor Center
SLD Brings the “Fountain of You” to Shenzhen (image: lobby)
SLD Brings the “Fountain of You” to Shenzhen

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Tillamook Creamery Visitor Experience
Tillamook Creamery Visitor Experience
Understory at Amazon Spheres
Understory at Amazon Spheres
Viega Interactive Learning Center
Viega Interactive Learning Center
Radio Flyer Headquarters Expansion
Radio Flyer Headquarters Expansion

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Creating Meaningful Experiences - Ben Gilmartin
Ben Gilmartin - Creating Meaningful Experiences

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Ford House Opens New Visitor Center
Ford House Opens New Visitor Center

Read Time: 1 Minute
Now open to the public Ford House has a brand new 40,000 square foot Visitor Center. The new facility accompanies the 1920s historic mansion and other buildings on the 87-acre estate. Full-service experience design agency, Luci Creative, led the interpretive planning and exhibit design for the project, in partnership with Richard Lewis Media Group. Other project partners and contributors included architect SmithGroup, general contractor Frank Rewold and Son Inc., custom fabricator Ravenswood Studio, Inc., and A/V specialist Creative Technology.

G&A Designs Sazerac House Experience, Now Open
G&A Designs Sazerac House Experience, Now Open

Read Time: 1.5 minutes

The Sazerac House, which opened today, has been re-imagined in New Orleans. Housed in a historic building at the bustling corner of Magazine and Canal—just a short distance from the original 1850s-era Sazerac Coffee House—the new Sazerac House museum is a 20,000-square-foot multi-sensory journey into the spirited culture of New Orleans.