Representing attractions of all sizes from all parts of Scotland for over 30 years
With over 240 organisations in membership, representing almost 500 individual sites across the country, ASVA connects the attractions sector together, providing advice, information, statistics, networking and training.
ASVA Updates and Events
Please see below for our recent news articles and also details of current and upcoming events, all of which are bookable online.
Added: 22 Jul 2021
ASVA is encouraging its members to take advantage of the opportunity to contribute to the development of an ambitious 10-year[…]
Added: 14 Jul 2021
The Scottish Government was recalled for a virtual session yesterday, Tuesday 13 July, for the latest COVID-19 update by the […]
Added: 08 Jul 2021
Monday, 5 July, marked the start of a new advertising campaign designed to encourage people to choose a career in […]
Added: 08 Jul 2021
Yesterday (7th July) ASVA’s CEO, Gordon Morrison, and Chair, Susan Morrison, met with the new Minister for Business, Trade,[…]
Added: 01 Jul 2021
Our colleagues at The Association of Leading Visitor Attractions (ALVA), have shared with ASVA the findings of their latest […]
Added: 23 Jun 2021
As many had been anticipating, the First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, confirmed to the Scottish Parliament yesterday, 22 June, […]
Added: 17 Jun 2021
A series of surveys undertaken by leading Scottish tourism organisations has revealed the extent to which many industry […]
Added: 15 Jun 2021
In a statement to the Scottish Parliament today, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon advised of a further slowing down of the […]
Added: 14 Jun 2021
We were shocked and saddened by the news that ASVA member, the […]
Over the last couple of months, ASVA has partnered with research consultancy BVA BDRC to conduct mystery visits across 20 of Scotland’s visitor […]
How we support you
With over 30 years’ experience of working with and for the attractions sector, we have developed an approach that offers real, tangible membership benefits.
We are the official trade body for the attractions sector in Scotland. We are the recognised voice of the industry and input directly to key decision makers within the Scottish Government, VisitScotland and the Enterprise Agencies. We seek out the views of our members and raise their concerns with those that can make a difference to the sector.
To a range of resources and support that is available to you, as a Scottish visitor attraction. You will also be able to participate in our Development Programme which features a range of opportunities specifically geared towards the attractions sector.
As part of our larger industry networking group, membership of ASVA gives you a louder voice than you will have on our own. It will also substantially increase your range of industry contacts.
Be included in our mailing list and receive our regular industry updates. An essential resource and hugely valued by our membership.
“We exist to help drive forward quality within the industry and support our members in their aspirations”