Conservation Resources

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 www.conservation-us.org
International Institute for Conservation of Historic & Artistic Works www.iiconservation.org
Heritage Preservation www.heritagepreservation.org
National Park Service www.nps.gov
National Center for Preservation Technology and Training www.ncptt.nps.gov

Regional centers providing conservation services:
Atlanta Art Conservation Center http://www.high.org/collections/conservation/aacc.aspx
Williamstown Art Conservation Center www.williamstownart.org
Canadian Conservation Institute www.cci-icc.gc.ca
Northeast Document Conservation Center www.nedcc.org
Midwest Art Conservation Center www.preserveart.org