Conservation and restoration

The Vitrocentre is a consultant to the Federal Office of Culture and to the Federal Commission for Historic Monuments on matters regarding the conservation and restoration of stained glass and reverse paintings on glass, and advises museums, parishes, collectors, architects, restorers etc. in these areas. The following services are available:

  • analyses of the state of preservation, and conservation recommendations
  • concepts for conservation and specifications for the call for offers
  • monitoring of restoration projects
  • preventative conservation measures
  • advice on protective glazing, analysis of the aspects of energy and climate
  • maintenance programmes and monitoring
  • documentation (guidelines Vitrocentre/ Swiss Professional Stained Glass Association APSV)

The actual conservation work is undertaken in close collaboration with private workshops.


Stefan Trümpler, Sophie Wolf; and Elisa Ambrosio for reverse painting on glass
e-mail: Stefan TrümplerSophie Wolf and Elisa Ambrosio

Vitrocentre Romont – Au Château – P.O. Box 150 – CH-1680 Romont – Phone +41 (0)26 652 10 95 – Fax +41 (0)26 652 49 17 – cr:vasb:ivgebprager.pu