The Monument Research and Preservation
Program provides comprehensive assistance to parks and other
constituents in the care of public sculpture and monuments.
Typical services include assessment of preservation needs, art historical
research, courses and workshops for managers and technicians, and
production of publications, videos and other instructional
and Preservation Program staff carries out condition assessments of
monument and sculpture collections, provides assistance to set treatment
priorities, plans long-term maintenance programs for monuments, and
secures the services of qualified conservators to undertake specialized
work. Staff also design educational programs, such as training workshops, to serve the needs of managers of monument collections.