Habitat Dioramas and Sense of Place: OMCA Natural Sciences Gallery (2014)

May 1st, 2014 | RESEARCH

As part of the Oakland Museum of California’s (OMCA) Hotspot California project funded by NSF, Garibay Group conducted research investigating whether habitat dioramas contribute to visitors’ development of Sense of Place. The main research question for the study was: What role does sense of place play in visitors’ experiences with habitat dioramas?



Team Members

Cecilia Garibay, Author, Garibay Group

Related URLs

Hotspot California: Bringing Dioramas to Life Through Community Voices


Audience: Evaluators | Museum | ISE Professionals
Discipline: Education and learning science | General STEM | Life science
Resource Type: Reference Materials | Report
Environment Type: Exhibitions | Museum and Science Center Exhibits