Museum & Restoration

Queen Anne and the Mystery of the Blue Pigment

Microscopy helped to determine the chemical nature of the pigments and to identify the painter.

User Story
7 min

Elephants Under the Microscope

To preserve and digitize elephant slides to create a digital database to easily share with scientists across the globe, the Institute of Zoology at the University of Jena is using ZEISS Axioscan 7.

User Story
3 min

Educational Outreach to the Visually Impaired

From scanning electron microscopy data to tactile teaching tools

User Story
3 min

Museum Laboratory Recovers After Massive Fire

Research and training continues in Museu Nacional’s Laboratory of Archaeobotany and Landscape

User Story
4 min

The Mary Rose – a Unique Glimpse Into Life in Tudor Times

Building bridges between science, history, and archaeology

User Story
4 min

Conservators and Microscopes: A Great Team

A glimpse into the work of the conservation team at the Imperial Carriage Museum in Vienna

User Story
6 min

“Without Microscopes, Restorers Would Be Blind.”

Hermitage Deputy Director and Chief Curator Svetlana B. Adaksina shares some insights.

Researcher Portrait
1 min

The Natural History Museum London – Behind the Scenes 3

Conserving and digitizing butterflies

User Story
3 min

The Natural History Museum London – Behind the Scenes 2

The “Make it visible” project at the Natural History Museum (NHM) London aims to give blind and partially sighted visitors a chance to experience the beauty of nature shown in the exhibition.

User Story
3 min

The Natural History Museum London – Behind the Scenes 1

From mosquito DNA to Martian meteorites

User Story
3 min

State Hermitage Museum – the First Labs@Location Partner of ZEISS in Russia

More than 1,000 analyses and studies carried out on ZEISS equipment

News
2 min

Connecting Information Across Dimensions With the New ZEISS ZEN Connect Imaging Software

Experience seamless data handling, simplified workflows and enriched insights into your samples

2 min

eduSPIM – Light Sheet Fluorescence Microscopy in the Museum

ZEISS supports educational outreach project with high-end microscope objectives.

News
5 min

Researchers from Cambridge University Visit Kenya to Study 12 Million Year Old Fossil

Microscope donation from ZEISS enables examination of valuable specimens in National Museums of Kenya (NMK), Nairobi.

User Story
2 min

The State Hermitage in St. Petersburg: More Than 250 Years of Glorious History

Microscopes & instruments by ZEISS support the Laboratory for Scientific Restoration of Precious Metals

Researcher Portrait
6 min