Searching for an experience that combines exciting travel opportunities with learning new skills AND supporting a community initiative? Look no further! Our heritage preservation volunteer projects offer you a compelling combination of travel, education and adventure, topped with a healthy dose of cultural and architectural heritage conservation. Come, get your hands on history with Adventures in Preservation.
2018 HANDS-ON PROJECTS
LINKING ARCHAEOLOGY WITH PRESERVATION USING 3D TECHNOLOGY
Two one-week sessions each year
Adventures in Preservation and the Fairfield Foundation partner using 3D technology to enhance discoveries at the 1694 plantation manor house. Read more>>>
SAVE GYUMRI’S ENDANGERED ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE
Learn building conservation skills as you help preserve one of Gyumri’s iconic wooden balconies, and develop plan for new B&B that holds the key to economic growth. Read more>>>
DUNANS BRIDGE AND CASTLE CONSERVATION
Immerse yourself in Scotland’s history as you learn traditional building skills to help save an A-listed bridge and bring new life to the ruins of a dramatic mock castle.
1 Space left for woman-Week 2. Register now!
2019 HANDS-ON PROJECTS
BRING BEAUTY & UTILITY BACK TO BURGIE GREENHOUSE
With conservation of the central greenhouse almost complete, it’s time to save the historic east wing, suffering from serious structural decay.
Work continues in 2019 – Details coming.
Exciting building conservation project begins at Newbold Trust in Forres, Scotland in 2019. Details coming soon!
Join us to learn and apply building conservation skills while having a fabulous cultural experience.
More Upcoming Projects
Adventures in Preservation has more building conservation training opportunities in the works. Check our Developing Projects page to learn about heritage conservation projects under development. They’ll need jammers too!