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Behind the Scenes:

Conservation

Behind the scenes with the museums conservation staff

See our design team at work in this exclusive behind-the-scenes tour.

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  • Thursday 11 May 2017

    Join us for a Behind the Scenes tour led by curator  of the museum’s Conservation Lab.  Usually off limits to the public - the lab is where museum magic happens.  Objects from the collections are researched, documented and lovingly conserved to museum standards before going on display.  We’ll talk about the challenging area of shipwreck conservation, as well as other projects happening around the lab. Come armed with lots of questions about museum practice and your own treasures for our specialist conservators.

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    Date: Thursday 11 May 2017, 2–4pm 

    Cost: Members Free,  Non-members $20

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    This tour will be held at the museum's Wharf 7 Heritage Centre.

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