(or culture tourism) is the subset of tourism concerned with a country or region’s culture, especially its arts. Cultural tourism includes tourism in urban areas, particularly historic or large cities and their cultural facilities such as museums and theatres. It can also include tourism in rural areas showcasing the traditions of indigenous cultural communities (i.e. festivals, rituals), and their values and lifestyle. It is generally agreed that cultural tourists spend substantially more than standard tourists do
. This form of tourism is also becoming generally more popular throughout the world, and a recent OECD report has highlighted the role that cultural tourism can play in regional development in different world regions.  Cultural tourism has been defined as ‘the movement of persons to cultural attractions away from their normal place of residence, with the intention to gather new information and experiences to satisfy their cultural needs’. 
Cultural Heritage Tourism Click here for a blog that includes targeted list of federal grant opportunities for preservation and cultural heritage tourism projects culled from the …
ICOMOS International Committee on Cultural Tourism CULTURAL TOURISM is that form of tourism whose object is, among other aims, the discovery of monuments and sites. It exerts on these last a very positive …
How cultural tourism can be anti-dote to economic depression, by Gada The Minister of Tourism, Culture and National Orientation, Senator Jubril Bello Gada, expressed this position when he stated that Nigeria stood a great …
Information and resources about state arts agency creative economy initiatives and cultural tourism efforts.
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