Conservation studio tour

First Thursday of each month
Conservation Studios: Behind the Scenes Tours
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Take a behind-the-scenes tour and see our world-renowned conservators in action

See the work of conservation and gain an insight into the techniques used to care for our collections on a ‘behind the scenes' tour of the Conservation studios.

  • Tours take place on the first Thursday of each month at 14.00 and depart from the Foyle Exhibition area in the Centre for Conservation
  • Coats and bags (including handbags) cannot be taken into the studios
  • These tours are not suitable for children under 12 due to the nature of the tools and equipment used in the studios


Name: Conservation studio tour
Where: Foyle
The British Library
96 Euston Road
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Enquiries: +44 (0)1937 546546
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