Auckland Art Gallery painting conservators Nel Rol and Ingrid Ford retouching the painting On the Sea-Beat Shore, Where Thracians Tame Wild Horses from Alexander Pope, Homer's Iliad 1905. Mackelvie Trust Collection.

Behind the Scenes Tour – Conservation

AccessibleCentral Auckland

Wednesday 11 October, 10.30am-12 noon and 1pm-2.30pm


Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, corner of Kitchener Street and Wellesley Street, Auckland Central

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Bookings required



Join us for a rare opportunity to go behind the scenes at the Auckland Art Gallery and visit the painting, paper and object conservation laboratories.

More than just a tour, you will meet the conservators and see some of their current projects.

Participants must register at the gallery’s information desk no later than 10 minutes before each session.

Meet at the red couches near the ground floor entry foyer.

The tour is strictly limited to 12 people per session.

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