Climate monitoring for museums, archives, galleries and libraries

Each person has his/her own personal feel-good  temperature – and most objects in museums and archives  do too. But unlike us, paintings, sculptures or antique  books cannot adapt, and always depend on establishment  of the appropriate ambient climate.

Whether it‘s a question  of exhibition or storage – indoor climate and air quality are  the key factors for private and public museums, collections,  libraries or archives when it comes to safeguarding the preservation of their valuable exhibits or archive materials.

The data monitoring systems and data loggers from Testo will help you establish the ideal climatic conditions for your objects of art, thus protecting them from mould, corrosion or deformation.

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New monitoring system testo 160

Monitoring of temperature, humidity, Lux, UV radiation, CO₂ concentration and air pressure.

  • Small, inconspicuous design
  • External sensors for monitoring the micro-climate in display cases
  • Blends in perfectly with the surroundings thanks to an optional, customisable deco-cover
  • Data storage in the cloud via wireless LAN
  • Real-time alarm via e-mail or SMS  
  • Simple to install, integrate and operate

Latest Customer References

Gander & White rely on testo 160

One of the world's leading providers of transportation and installation for art dealers, private collectors and museums trusts in Testo when monitoring environmental conditions.

Testo’s role in preserving Australia’s maritime treasures.

The National Maritime Museum in Sydney protects its exhibits against possible damage due to light and humidity with the help of Testo measuring technology.

The alternatives

Do you need a display?

Thanks to the fully automatic WiFi data logger system testo Saveris 2, the monitoring of temperature and air humidity in museums is easier, and more reliable at the same time.
testo Saveris 2 museum

Stationary monitoring of the indoor climate:
WiFi data logger testo Saveris 2

  • Web-based system: WiFi data loggers plus secure Cloud system
  • Temperature and humidity data can be read out from anywhere via PC or smartphone
  • Alarm notification by SMS or e-mail


Real time is not important?

The testo 184 data logger provides quality supervisors in logistics with data loggers for monitoring and documenting shock, temperature and relative humidity.

testo 184 G1 museum

Transport monitoring for sensitive products:
Transport logger testo 184 G1

  • For sensitive freight
  • Monitors shock, humidity and temperature
  • Easiest possible operation and configuration

More data logger:

Or would you rather carry out measurements using a handheld instrument or as you go?

Testo hand-held instruments for indoor climate measurement