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 by 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.

Drop in session from 11am - 3pm.

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
31 May 2017 11:00 - 15:00 Available
7 June 2017 11:00 - 15:00 Available
8 June 2017 11:00 - 15:00 Available
9 June 2017 11:00 - 15:00 Available
10 June 2017 11:00 - 15:00 Available
28 June 2017 11:00 - 15:00 Available

Contact Info

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

Upcoming events

West Kent College fashion exhibition

Fri 26 May 2017
10:00-17:00
Join us for a fashion exhibition in the Hayloft Learning Centre, as we showcase and celebrate the work of fashion students from West Kent College.

Tudor costume demonstrations

Mon 29 May 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 31 May 2017
11:00-15:00
Ever wondered what it is like to be a conservator working on a precious collection?

iPhone photography workshop: Light and the landscape

Sat 03 Jun 2017
10:30-13:00
Learn how to take inspiring photos in this hands-on workshop with award-winning photographer Sarah Medway.

Volunteering coffee mornings

Mon 05 Jun 2017
10:30-12:30
If you are interested in volunteering at Knole, come along to a free coffee morning to find out more and meet our friendly team. You'll be able to discover what opportunities are available and talk to some of our volunteers.

Storytime in Knole's bookshop

Mon 05 Jun 2017
11:00-11:30
Join the storytime fun in Knole's bookshop where your little ones can enjoy short stories and nursery rhymes.