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gemma working in conservation studio


Many students of conservation undertake internships at the Conservation Centre, National Museums Liverpool in the conservation departments relevant to their specialism. Internships form part of many conservation course programmes, and can last up to six months.

Unfortunately we are currently not able to take on any new interns at present. National Museums Liverpool is currently undergoing a restructure and is unable to commit to new interns for the time being. 

Read a case study by Nicolas Verhulst, intern in sculpture conservation:

National Museums Liverpool have also hosted interns who were part of the HLF funded ICON internship programme.

The following case studies are by our recent ICON-HLF interns:


The Conservation Centre collaborates with universities and colleges on research relevant to the work of the Centre. If you have a research proposal you would like to discuss with us please contact us.

Recent and on-going research projects include:

Site visits

We host site visits, studio tours and demonstrations for interested groups of all ages. Conservators also give lectures and demonstrations at a wide range of public events including science festivals, conferences and activity sessions at other National Museums Liverpool venues. For more information, please contact us.