A guide to interpreting horse-drawn carriages in museum collections

Image courtesy Waterloo Public Library.


Developed by the Staffordshire Carriage Collection.

Horse-drawn carriages are found in many museum collections across the country. As moving objects in static displays they are often difficult to interpret.

This guide brings together best practice in the interpretation of carriages to help museums bring them to life.

Included is a video conservation resource on how to care for carriages.

Vist the website and download the resource