Albayalde is a pioneer enterprise in Gipuzkoa in the study, management, conservation and restoration of cultural property, namely works of both classical and contemporary art from public and private collections. Since 1988, Albayalde collaborates with leading institutions of historical and artistic heritage of the Basque Country and Spain, as well as participating in numerous European projects.

Albayalde attaches importance to the study and understanding of cultural property. It has numerous publications in the field of art history and conservation, the result of its research and dedication in this field. Albayalde has also participated on a regular basis in international congresses and conferences. In the past decade, Albayalde has expanded into preventive conservation projects and collection management, ranging from idea development and constructive monitoring to design and management strategies for private collections.