If all your textile needs is a quick assessment, surface cleaning of dust and fiber, and packing in acid-free storage materials, visit our new
Vac & Pack page for more information.
A collections survey is often the best tool for conservators to assess the condition, age, materials, and conservation needs of historic clothing and textiles. Read more here.
We can respond rapidly to collections emergencies, such as flooding, fire, pests, and microbial activity. Whether you are local or not, MTS can provide information, advice, and a friendly ear to those dealing with unforeseen disasters. Our disaster response resources can be found here.
For collections-care training, see our Education pages.