Cragside conservation in Action

Our volunteers carry out conservation cleaning on items from the collection © National Trust

Our volunteers carry out conservation cleaning on items from the collection

Try your hand at conservation cleaning and meet the Cragside House Steward and conservation volunteers. Watch how they delicately handle and clean items from Cragside’s collection every Wednesday afternoon.

The volunteers carry out conservation cleaning on items from the collection each week in the Gallery and the House Steward is available once a month to answer any specific queries and let visitors try their hand at a spot on conservation cleaning.

Dates:
Every Wednesday, 2-4pm
House Steward demonstrates once a month on the following dates in 2013:

  • 17 April
  • 15 May
  • 19 June
  • 17 July
  • 21 August
  • 18 September
  • 16 October

(Please note this activity is subject to volunteer availability)