Conservation Lab After-Hours Private Tour
$1000 for up to 10 participants
On this behind-the-scenes tour, take an intimate and interactive journey through the conservation lab where staff preserve some of the most illuminating paper-based treasures in New-York Historical's collection, primarily held within the Patricia D. Klingenstein Library. Witness firsthand how conservators prepare, treat, install, and de-install Library and Museum paper-based collections for exhibitions and loans, as well as stabilize large collections for storage and use. Try out conservation treatment techniques led by our conservation staff!
Your gift recipient receives a package that includes a certificate for the experience, instructions on how to book this special tour, and a gift-wrapped copy of our exclusive jewel of a book, Treasures of the New-York Historical Society. Just 4.5 inches tall, our pint-sized publication contains volumes. This Tiny Folio edition presents highlights from our remarkable collection and is an ideal souvenir for New-York Historical’s fans, visitors and would-be visitors.
We also include 1 blank note card for your personal gift message, or you may drop us a note at checkout and we'll hand-write your message for you! Share the gift of this exclusive access experience with friends and family--you choose your companions (up to 10 participants). There is no better gift than the gift of experience. Give the gift of a New-York Historical experience!