Up close with Knole's conservators

Ever wondered what it is like to be a conservator working on a precious collection?

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Drop in to the Knole Conservation Studio and meet our experts who will share their work, passion, decision making and sometimes frustration whilst working up close on a piece from Knole's world-class collection.

Each up close session will focus on a different specialism and object, led by a different expert from Knole's conservation team.

The basics

Suitability
Suitable for all ages.
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
The Conservation Studio can be accessed via the Brewhouse Courtyard.
Accessibility
The Conservation Studio is wheelchair accessible.
Other
This is a free event. Donations gratefully received towards our conservation work.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
30 August 2017 12:00 - 13:00 Available
14:00 - 15:00 Available
27 September 2017 12:00 - 13:00 Available
14:00 - 15:00 Available
25 October 2017 12:00 - 13:00 Available
14:00 - 15:00 Available
29 November 2017 12:00 - 13:00 Available
14:00 - 15:00 Available
31 January 2018 12:00 - 13:00 Available
14:00 - 15:00 Available
28 February 2018 12:00 - 13:00 Available
14:00 - 15:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Knole
Email
knole@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01732 462100

Upcoming events

Family Monday - Track wild animals

Mon 21 Aug 2017
11:00-15:00
Visit Knole on Family Monday during the summer holiday for a range of wildlife themed arts and crafts activities.

Tudor dressing up

Fri 25 Aug 2017
13:00-16:00
Pose for a unique family portrait in our giant Tudor picture frame in the Orangery.

Behind the scenes tours

Fri 25 Aug 2017
14:00-14:45
Join Knole's project team for a special tour through the showrooms that are closed this year, so that specialist building and conservation work can take place.

Tudor costume demonstrations

Mon 28 Aug 2017
11:45-12:15
Find out how a Tudor lady dressed in many layers of costume for a visit to court.

Up close with Knole's conservators

Wed 30 Aug 2017
12:00-13:00
Ever wondered what it is like to be a conservator working on a precious collection?

Bat walk

Thu 31 Aug 2017
19:30-21:15
Join our expert for a dusk walk in Knole Park to find our resident bats.