Conservation Corner

The Mariners' Museum & Park
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606
United States 100 Museum Drive Newport News 23606


  • FREE with $1 Museum admission: $1.00

Presented by Mariners' Conservation Staff

FREE with $1 admission

Learn about the complex steps involved in conserving artifacts, including parts of the USS Monitor. Hear from Museum conservation staff members about how they use chemical fingerprints, x-rays, infrared imaging and more to learn about and conserve important historical artifacts. For more information, including topic schedule, visit