The Conservation Division is entrusted with the overall responsibility of providing preventive conservation, conservation-restoration services and scientific diagnostic services to the various museums and sites within the remit of Heritage Malta. Towards this end, the main functions of the Conservation Division include the organization, coordination, monitoring and implementation of selected conservation-restoration projects. The Conservation Division also cooperates with other entities that are involved in conservation-restoration activity in Malta and abroad.

The Division has state-of-the-art diagnostic and conservation laboratories where the conservation of all kinds of artefacts may be undertaken including paintings, metals, ceramics, stone, textiles, books and works of art on paper and wood.

Paintings Glass, Metal, Stone and Ceramic Objects
Textiles and Tapestry Books & Paper
Architecture Wood
Preventive Conservation Diagnostic Science Laboratories