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Scientific Restoration Department

The Scientific Restoration Department exists from the first day in the life of the museum. A dozen and a half of its staff works on every kind of restoration of the objects of decorative, applied and folk art. They are responsible for the conservation and restoration of museum quality objects made from ceramics and glass, metal, textile, leather and fur, wood (furniture) and painted wood, wooden sculpture, bone (horn, mother of pearl), lacquer miniature, tempera and oil painting, materials on paper carriers.

The conservation experts of the Museum have highest qualification possible, they are certified by the RF Ministry of Culture and have work experience of up to 35 years. The Restoration Department provides expert consultations, paid training (traineeship), takes part in the preparations for exhibitions, performs restoration work on government contracts and cooperates with many museums of the Russian Federation.