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Clock in and watch out at the British Museum

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From: Thursday 15.03.18
at 2:00pm
To: Thursday 15.03.18
at 4:00pm

The British Museum, Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3DG

Event description: 

Revised Date for the event 15th March

Visit the Horological Study Room, workshop and the horological reserve collection

12 people max. Free registration.

The British Museum is rich of one the most important horological collections in the United Kingdom.

Oliver Cooke and Laura Turner, curators of the horological collections and members of our Network invite you to discover the challenges of conserving and making available to the public over 5000 watches and clocks.

Visiting the back stage will offer the lucky attendants a brilliant occasion to discuss how to marry conservation and historical research for complex and highly fragile historical objects.

Booking essential