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Staffordshire Hoard Tour & Visit to Conservation Studio

Staffordshire Hoard Tour & Visit to Conservation Studio

Location: Birmingham Museum

2nd July 2014 - 2nd July 2014

You will first visit the Hoard exhibition under the expert eye of one of our curators who will tell you more about this fascinating find. This is an exclusive visit for the ticket holders.

Following this you will be escorted to the Conservation Studios where the Hoard Conservation team will be on hand to demonstrate how they are conserving the Staffordshire Hoard. You can hear about recent findings and research and also have privileged views of the Hoard under powerful microscopes. There will be ample opportunity to ask questions.
You will be asked to leave your bags and coats in a secure place before entering the Conservation studios.  Photography is not permitted.
Please note:  This tour involves some walking and reaching the Conservation Department via a staircase. If you have Mobility problems, please contact  Louise Alden prior to making a booking to discuss access (0121 675 2579 or louise.alden@birminghammuseums.org.uk
Tickets: £20.00 per person - advance bookings essential
To book your ticket, please call the box office on 0121 303 1966, visit the Gas Hall recetption desk, or book on-line here