Clothes relating to the lives of people in and around Salisbury from the past 250 years are represented, including wedding dresses, uniforms and formal wear. The Museum also has lace samples produced by the Downton Lace Industry.
This exhibition commemorates 70 years since Rex Whistler died on his first day of combat in Normandy on 18 July 1944.
More than 2,000 visitors from around the world attended the grand opening of our new Wessex Gallery of archaeology on Saturday 12 July
The Museum’s nationally important collections span the history and archaeology of Salisbury and south Wiltshire, from prehistoric times to the present day. See a video about the museum here
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