Selected news and announcements from the leisure and visitor attractions industry. Edited by Judith Rubin and Martin Palicki.
Saturday, June 7, 2014
Available free: Comprehensive report on 2013 theme park & museum attendance published by TEA & AECOM
Theme park numbers for calendar year 2013 show substantial growth
internationally, with the top North American parks surpassing
pre-recession days, water parks emerging in Latin America, Asia
continuing to surge forward and the Middle East resuming development
activity. Globally, the top theme park operators posted attendance
growth of 5.4 percent overall, and the top 25 theme parks grew at a
similar rate of 4.3 percent. The top museums also performed well, up
over 7 percent internationally. Source: TEA/AECOM 2013 Theme Index & Museum Index, the definitive annual
attendance study for the themed entertainment and museum industries... Click here to read more and to download a free copy of the report.