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Change or Damage? Exhibition

Start: Aug 01, 2011 12:00 AM
End: Oct 23, 2011 12:00 AM

Location: Kenwood House London

Kenwood House
Hampstead Lane
London NW3 7JR

Daily 1st Aug - 23rd Oct 2011
11:30am - 16:00pm

This small exhibition describes the difficulties faced in preserving veneer and marquetry furniture at Kenwood House and the need for further research.  Find out more about the range of methods used to understand the collection and improve its preservation.  There is the opportunity to discover details of each technique and the information they provide on the collection at Kenwood House.  The exhibition will give visitors a better understanding of the types of scientific monitoring used and the research undertaken on collections.  It should also help explain how this information can help improve the care of the collections for future generations.

No booking required. Exhibition will be on-site as part of the normal house opening. Free admission.

Further information and directions to Kenwood House are available here.