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Caring for Museum and Historic Buildings: Their Structures, Finishes, and Contents

Leading Locally: Non-Profit and Preservation Management Strategies for Historic Properties

Join staff from Historic New England and other expert professionals for the first of three Leading Locally workshops on issues related to managing museum, non-profit, and municipally owned historic properties.

Held at the Historic New England’s Haverhill Regional Office, this workshop focuses on conservation, care, and cleaning standards and methods related to small museums and historic houses. Learn from collections professionals about maintenance and cleaning of historic interiors, new approaches to integrated pest management, and conservation treatments for common objects. Includes a tour of collections storage and hands-on training stations.

Workshop location: Haverhill Regional Office, 151 Essex Street, Haverhill, Mass.

Workshop fee: $30 non-members; $25 for Historic New England member. Box lunch and beverages provided.

Register at or call 617-994-6644 for more information.