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Conservation at Te Papa
Tuesday 25 February 2014, 2pm - 4pm
Delve into the fascinating world of Te Papa’s Conservation Team as they prepare collections for exhibitions, lending, and touring.
Find out how conservators carry out treatment and scientific analysis on art works, artefacts, and taonga Māori. Learn how framers and other object support preparators keep the nation’s treasures safe in transit and on display.
This visit gives a rare glimpse into the painstaking work required to prepare for upcoming exhibitions.
Registration required – numbers limited. To book your place, send us an email using the ‘Book now’ button, or phone the office on (04) 381-7051.
Friends of Te Papa $20.00 (includes refreshments)