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Metal 2013

International Conference on Metal Conservation. 16 - 20 September 2013.

Metal 2013

Welcome to the conference website for Metal 2013.

Historic Scotland are delighted to be hosting Metal 2013, the triennial conference of the International Council of Museums Committee for Conservation Metal Working Group, in Edinburgh from 16th – 20th September 2013. 

Here you can purchase tickets, find out more about the aims of the conference, the programme and how to submit papers, as well as information to help you plan your visit to Edinburgh and make it a trip to remember! 

Planning for the week is well underway. In addition to a packed programme of presentations throughout the week, there will also be numerous networking opportunities for delegates at our range of evening social events, more details of which can be found in the Programme section. The stunning capital of Scotland, Edinburgh, will make a fantastic backdrop for the event, and you can find out more about getting here, where to stay and how to get around on the plan your visit pages.

Tickets for the event can be purchased using our online booking facility. Early bird tickets are available until 1st July 2013 so don’t miss out on a great deal, buy your ticket today! There are still conference sponsorship opportunities available to suit all budgets; details are available on the Sponsorship page.

Finally, please contact us with any questions or queries about the event and we will get back to you as quickly as possible.

We look forward to welcoming you to Metal 2013!

  • David Mitchell
  • Director of Conservation
  • Historic Scotland
  • David Hallam
  • Coordinator
  • ICOM-CC Metal Working Group