Swords into Plowshares: The Isaiah Scroll and Its Message of Peace
Until August 15, 2008
Summer Art Camps in the Youth Wing
Art Marathon 2008
For children who love art (Hebrew)
Real Time: Art in Israel 1998-2008
Until August 30
Signs of Life: Animating Ticho House
Until September 26
Orphaned Art: Looted Art from the Holocaust in the Israel Museum
Until August 23
The Shrine of the Book
Model of Jerusalem in the Second Temple Period
Youth Wing
Campus Renewal Project

Museum Conservation Laboratories

The Conservation Laboratories are responsible for the conservation and restoration of museum collections, as well as the storage of collections and the environmental condition of the galleries.

The Conservation Laboratories are currently closed to the public due to the comprehensive program of renewal at the Israel Museum.

Conservation Laboratories

Head of Restoration Laboratories and Center for Conservation
David Bigelajzen
Tel. 6708881
e-mail: [email protected]

The Conservation Laboratory includes:

Chemistry Conservation Laboratory
Head of Chemistry Laboratory
Marina Rassovsky
Tel. 6708817
e-mail: [email protected]

Object Conservation Laboratory
Head of Laboratory for Restoration of Objects and Antiquities
Andre Weiner
Tel. 6708810
e-mail: [email protected]

Paper Conservation Laboratory
Head of Paper Conservation Laboratory
Michael Maggen
Tel. 6708808
e-mail: [email protected]


Painting Conservation Laboratory
Head of Painting Conservation Laboratory
Ghiora Elon
Tel: 6708808
e-mail: [email protected]

Textile Conservation Laboratory
Head of Textile Conservation Laboratory
Kochavit Shiryon
Tel. 6708871

Wood Conservation Laboratory
Head Of Wood Laboratory
Michael Barchik
Tel. 6708808

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Israeli Art Center
Image Resources and Copyright Management
Study Rooms
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