Merrion Street (Natural History)

Taxidermy: Creation & Conservation

27/01/2018 – 27/01/2018 10.00am – 1.00pm

How do natural history museums acquire and care for their collections in the 21st century? Drop into the Dead Zoo and meet ethical taxidermist, Jazmine Miles-Long, and natural history conservator, Lucie Mascord; see up close the techniques involved in mounting or stuffing an animal, and the skills in fixing, repairing and conserving bad and decaying taxidermy. No booking required. Not wheelchair accessible.

Drop-in Activity. Adults & Children 12+. Free Admission.

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National Museum of Ireland – Natural History