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Conservation

See how the Conservation Department cares for, preserves and investigates all of the collections of the National Museum of Ireland.


Preventive Conservation

Preventive Conservation

Learn how preventive conservation preserves objects by eliminating the factors that will do them damage from where they are kept.

Remedial Conservation

Remedial Conservation

Find out about the treatments that conservators carry out on objects from the collections

Investigative Conservation

Investigative Conservation

See how objects from the Museum collections are scientifically investigated in order to better understand their manufacture and history.

The Conservation Team

The Conservation Team

Meet the conservators and find out their areas of expertise.

Conservation Projects

Conservation Projects

Explore special projects carried out by the Museum's Conservation staff.

Conservation Studios

Conservation Studios

Discover how separate conservation studios at the Museum specialise in different disciplines such as textiles, folklife, archaeology, furniture, applied arts and ceramics.

Links

Links

Links to conservation organisations