Behind-the-scenes tour
Behind-the-scenes tours: western art on paper conservation

Tuesday 20 March 2018,
11.00–12.30 & 12.00–13.30 & 14.00–15.30 & 15.00–16.30
Information Desk
Free, booking essential


Heritage Lottery Fund

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See the British Museum’s new state-of-the-art World Conservation and Exhibitions Centre and visit the Mark Pigott Paper Conservation and Mounting Studio as part of this 80-minute tour.

Although this tour is fully accessible, please note that it covers a large area, and includes glass lifts and crossing a glass corridor bridge.

Photography is not permitted on this tour.

Children must be aged 12 or over.

The Museum reserves the right to change the areas visited on this tour without notice.

Please note that you will be asked to deposit your bags in secure lockers before visiting the conservation and science areas.

If you have any specific requirements (including access requirements), please contact the Volunteers Office in advance on +44 (0)20 7323 8853 or

Please note that this tour was previously advertised as visiting the stone, wall paintings and mosaics conservation studio.

Age: 12+

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