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Preservation at Mount Auburn: A Tour and Demonstration

Start:
May 31, 2017 @ 11:00 am
End:
May 31, 2017 @ 12:30 pm
Cost:
Varies
Venue:
Mount Auburn Cemetery
Address:
580 Mt Auburn St
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States

Join us for an in-depth look inside the workshop of Mount Auburn’s Preservation department where staff will display and discuss the tools and techniques used to maintain Mount Auburn’s diverse monuments and structures. Have a look at projects in progress, mix and apply mortars and patching materials and discuss the proper cleaning of stone. Meet at the Preservation workshop.  May is Preservation Month!

The Preservation Workshop is located in the northwest corner of the Cemetery.  Please park on Western Avenue.

 

 

Funding for programs has been provided in part by the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

Massachusetts Cultural Council

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