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From: Monday 27.02.17
at 7:00pm
To: Monday 27.02.17
at 10:00pm

Conference, Icy Heritage


Muséum d’Histoire Naturelle in Neuchâtel, Switzerland

Icy Heritage

The Conservation of early explorer's huts in Antartica: Scott, Shackleton, Borchgrevink and Hillary.  

Programme Manager for the Antarctic Heritage Trust (NZ) Lizzie Meek will make a presentation of the work the Trust has carried out on the expedition bases left in Antarctica by Scott, Shackleton, Borchgrevink and Hillary. For more than a decade the New Zealand based charity has run a world-leading cold climate conservation project, engaging over 60 heritage specialists to work on the building and the 20,000+ artefact collection.

The conference take place at the Muséum d’Histoire Naturelle, Rue des Terreaux 14, 2000 Neuchâtel, Switzerland.

The conference will be in English