Conservation Resources

Lab research
The Parsons Conservation Lab is dedicated to the treatment of the Museum’s collections and does not routinely undertake projects for other institutions or private owners. There are many organizations that promote and support conservation throughout the country. These organizations can provide conservation services and/ or links to additional resources. The following list is not exhaustive.

Organizations providing information and referrals:
American Institute for Conservation of Historic & Artistic Works 
International Institute for Conservation of Historic & Artistic Works 
Heritage Preservation 
National Park Service 
National Center for Preservation Technology and Training

Regional centers providing conservation services:
Atlanta Art Conservation Cente
Williamstown Art Conservation Center 
Canadian Conservation Institute 
Northeast Document Conservation Center 
Midwest Art Conservation Center 

Online Teaching Resources for Conservation:
Science and Art Conservation: Resources for Teachers 
K-12 Education Resources from AIC