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Town of Shaunavon Painting

This past spring, the Canadian Conservation Institute completed the conservation treatment of a large panoramic painting depicting the origin of the Town of Shaunavon. Visit our Facebook page to learn more about the treatment.

Canada History Week 2015

Canada History Week 2015 runs from July 1 to 7 and this year's theme is Sport Throughout History. CCI dug into its archives and, in keeping with the theme, is pleased to share some of our past conservation treatments related to sports. Visit our Facebook page throughout the week to view the treatments.

Kakabeka Falls

CCI's conservation treatment of the Thunder Bay Historical Museum Society's Kakabeka Falls painting and frame has been completed. Visit our Facebook page for more.

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CCI News and Highlights

  • CCI Notes are now available in Spanish

    Thanks to the Centro Nacional de Conservación y Restauración in Chile, the Canadian Conservation Institute's CCI Notes have been translated into Spanish and are available free of charge. Intended for a broad audience, the Notes offer practical advice related to the care, handling and storage of cultural objects. Make use of this great resource!

  • Call for Conservation Treatments -

    The Canadian Conservation Institute is accepting applications until for requests for conservation treatment services for -. Of particular interest are objects related to the many milestones in Canadian history leading up to , the 150th anniversary of Confederation.

  • CCI announces RE-ORG: Canada (Atlantic)

    CCI is pleased to announce RE-ORG: Canada (Atlantic), the second edition of CCI's training program on storage reorganization. This activity is organized in collaboration with the provincial museum associations and will be limited to small and medium-sized museums based in the Atlantic provinces (N.B., P.E.I., N.S., N.L.). Learn more and apply by to participate!

  • Updated Framework for Preserving Heritage Collections Poster

    CCI is delighted to announce that the updated Framework for Preserving Heritage Collections poster is now available for purchase. The redesigned poster is a quick reference tool that contains valuable information for heritage professionals.

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