Conserving Books at the British Library

Conservation at the British Library

Demonstations:
Talks: Thu 4 May, 6.00pm - 7.00pm, Sat 6 May, 2.00pm – 3.00pm

Booking

Booking:
Necessary
Demonstrations: No booking necessary. Talk: booking necessary via www.bl.uk/whats-on, 30 places, £5
British Library
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

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033 0333 1144

Members of the British Library Conservation team introduce visitors to the fascinating world of conservation. Through practical demonstrations of techniques and materials, visitors can gain an insight into the work carried out behind the scenes to protect one of the most significant library collections in the world. Treasures include The Magna Carta, Leonardo da Vinci’s Notebook and the Beetle’s manuscripts.