Restoration or Conservation

The Winner
The Fitzwilliam Museum and the Hamilton Kerr Institute, Restoration of Sebastiano's Adoration of the Shepherds
Highly Commended
  • - National Museums Liverpool, Lady Lever Art Gallery South End Galleries Development
  • - The Natural History Museum, The Blue Whale Project
  • - Museum of London, Restoration of 17th century fire engine
  • - Royal Museum's Greenwich, Conservation of the King's Presence Chamber ceiling
  • - Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust, Command of the Oceans

Why the judges chose this winner:

The award goes to a project which represents restoration at its very best – painstaking in its research and meticulous in its care attention, resulting in the rescue of a masterpiece.

Awards Sponsors & Partners

National Lottery Heritage Fund