The restoration and preservation of Belmont Mansion is a long, detailed process based upon research and investigation which utilizes artisans and craftsmen skilled in the decorative arts techniques popular in the 19th century. This work is important because the architecture here serves as a important backdrop to the stories of all the people who here in the 19th century.
Each room in the mansion has either undergone or will undergo a careful restoration based on months of research and investigation and which utilizes artisans and craftspeople skilled in the decorative arts. The work includes installing reproduction wallpaper, replicating period appropriate wood graining and analysis of original paint to reveal period colors and ceilings murals. It is a long, but rewarding process. We invite you to join our journey of discovery.