Anoxic and humidity-controlled microenvironments for the preservation of unstable materials.

The joint meeting of the Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections (SPNHC) and the International Council of Museums Committee for Museums and Collections of Natural History (ICOM NATHIST) will take place from the 7th – 13th June 2020 in Edinburgh, Scotland, UK. GCG has a memorandum of understanding with SPNHC, and this year we have been able to offer a workshop on microenvironments developed out of our highly successful pyrite workshop in 2018. 

Continue reading for more details

We organise or co-organise a number of events every year. Upcoming events are always listed at and from there you will be able to book tickets. If you want to see events that we have run previously, you can head over to the Past Events section of our resources area. 

By keeping as much of the organisation in-house as possible, we are able to keep our prices affordable, and tickets often sell out quickly. At the event, you'll be able to network with colleagues from other institutions, as well as receive expert tuition. If you have an idea for an event, or would like to help us host one, then please contact our Programme Secretary by e-mail on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

This section contains links to our events policy, as well as other information.