Date(s) - 19/11/2015
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
The Fitzwilliam Museum
The University of Cambridge Conservation team
This sessions sees one of the region’s Major Partner Museums open its doors to take you behind the scenes of their conservation department.
If you have ever wondered how a conservation laboratory works, what is involved in both remedial and preventive conservation work, or would simply like to see a professional conservation department in action, then this is the event for you. There will be plenty of opportunity to talk to professional conservators in different areas of specialism and to have your questions answered.
What people are saying about Conservation Uncovered:
“Really enjoyed seeing behind the scenes, and actually understanding what is done day-to-day.”
“Absolutely fascinating. Covered a wide range of subjects and materials.”
Please note: Numbers are limited so please book early.
Morning refreshments will be provided but please make your own arrangements for lunch, or bring a packed lunch with you. There is a café on site.
This event is fully booked.