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2013-07-12 09:00:00 to 2013-07-12 10:30:0012Jul2013

Under Fives Friday

Friday, July 12, 2013 -
10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities. The theme for the July event is "Buried Treasure". Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.

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2013-07-12 23:00:00 to 2014-04-25 23:00:0013Jul2013

Mediolanum: Roman Saintes

Saturday, July 13, 2013 to Saturday, April 26, 2014

To strengthen ties with our twin town of Saintes, we have teamed up with the Musée Archéologique, to bring an exhibition of Roman archaeology to Salisbury. In return Salisbury Museum has sent some of its extensive Stonehenge collection to Saintes.

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2013-07-13 09:00:00 to 2013-07-13 15:00:0013Jul2013

Guided walk and visit to Down Farm Museum

Saturday, July 13, 2013 -
10:00 to 16:00

Martin Green will lead a walk to explore the rich archaeological landscape centred around Down Farm.

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2013-07-18 12:00:00 to 2013-07-18 15:30:0018Jul2013

Learn about Roman Coinage

Thursday, July 18, 2013 -
13:00 to 16:30

A Festival of British Archaeology event. Richard Henry, our Finds Liaison Officer, will spend an afternoon guiding you through the world of Roman coinage.

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2013-07-19 17:00:00 to 2013-07-19 19:00:0019Jul2013

Summer Party and special tour at Mottisfont Abbey

Friday, July 19, 2013 -
18:00 to 20:00

Mottisfont Abbey have kindly allowed us to use their beautiful garden (and marquee) for a private reception out of hours.

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2013-07-20 09:00:00 to 2013-07-20 15:00:0020Jul2013

Festival of British Archaeology Family Saturday

Saturday, July 20, 2013 -
10:00 to 16:00

Archaeology for all: discover whether you have the skills to be an archaeologist; meet our Anglo-Saxon ancestors with living history group Centingas; activities for all the family.

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For Families
2013-07-23 09:30:00 to 2013-07-23 14:30:0023Jul2013

New Archaeology Gallery Discovery Tours

Tuesday, July 23, 2013 -
10:30 to 15:30

Tours at 10.30 - 12 noon and 2 pm - 3.30 pm.  Join a key member of the redevelopment team on a tour around the new gallery space.

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2013-07-27 09:00:00 to 2013-07-27 15:00:0027Jul2013

Festival of British Archaeology Family Saturday

Saturday, July 27, 2013 -
10:00 to 16:00

Archaeology for all: discover whether you have the skills to be an archaeologist; meet our Anglo-Saxon ancestors with living history group Centingas; activities for all the family

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For Families
2013-07-28 09:00:00 to 2013-07-28 15:00:0028Jul2013

Guided walk and visit to Down Farm Museum

Sunday, July 28, 2013 -
10:00 to 16:00

Martin Green will lead a walk to explore the rich archaeological landscape centred around Down Farm.

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2013-07-30 09:00:00 to 2013-07-30 15:00:0030Jul2013

Discovery Day: Roman Britain

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 -
10:00 to 16:00

Enjoy a day of Roman-themed activities: fighting gladiators, tales from Britannia and Roman arts and crafts.

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For Families
2013-07-31 09:00:00 to 2013-07-31 15:00:0031Jul2013

Wessex Wednesday: Secrets of the Stones

Wednesday, July 31, 2013 -
10:00 to 16:00

Help two rather eccentric Victorian antiquarians on their quest to unravel the mysteries of Stonehenge. Befuddled and bemused how will they ever know what on earth it is, who built it and why?

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For Families
2013-08-06 09:00:00 to 2013-08-06 15:00:0006Aug2013

Discovery Day: Murals and Masks

Tuesday, August 6, 2013 -
10:00 to 16:00

Help create a community mural, make a mask or create your own funny faces - be inspired by Rex Whistler.

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For Families
2013-08-07 09:30:00 to 2013-08-07 15:30:0007Aug2013

Wessex Wednesday: Oranges and Apples

Wednesday, August 7, 2013 -
10:30 to 16:30

Chris Bennett from Orange Apples will be telling silly stories and funny folktales from history. Suitable for ages 5 to adult.

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For Families
2013-08-09 09:00:00 to 2013-08-09 10:30:0009Aug2013

Under Fives Friday

Friday, August 9, 2013 -
10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities. The theme for the August event is "Summer Fun". Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.

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For Families
2013-08-13 09:00:00 to 2013-08-13 15:00:0013Aug2013

Discovery Day: Tall Stories

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 -
10:00 to 16:00

Create and illustrate fantastical stories with storyteller Lizzie Bryant and artist Clare Proctor.

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For Families
2013-08-14 09:00:00 to 2013-08-14 14:00:0014Aug2013

Wessex Wednesday: Surviving the Stone Age

Wednesday, August 14, 2013 -
10:00 to 15:00

Archaeologist Chris Elmer from Southampton University will be leading family-friendly workshops looking back into deep pre-history.

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For Families
2013-08-20 09:00:00 to 2013-08-20 15:00:0020Aug2013

Discovery Day: Royal Salisbury

Tuesday, August 20, 2013 -
10:00 to 16:00

Discover the city's royal past; the kings and queens who visited the King's House. Art and craft workshops led by Susan Francis.

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For Families
2013-08-21 09:30:00 to 2013-08-21 15:30:0021Aug2013

Wessex Wednesday: Storytelling with Mike O’Leary

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 -
10:30 to 16:30

Delve into the mysteries of the past with Mike O'Leary. Suitable for all ages. Start times: 10.30am;  11.30am, 12.30pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm.

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For Families
2013-08-27 09:00:00 to 2013-08-27 15:00:0027Aug2013

Discovery Day: Medieval Machines

Tuesday, August 27, 2013 -
10:00 to 16:00

Following the success of last year's pyramidal catapults we are adding the trebuchet to our armoury! Watch out for flying marshmallows....

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2013-08-28 09:00:00 to 2013-08-28 14:00:0028Aug2013

Wessex Wednesday: Art Workshops with Heather Butler

Wednesday, August 28, 2013 -
10:00 to 15:00

Family Workshop -  10.00 am – 12.00 noon - The Magical Metalworker from the Alps
A carousel of artistic activites for all the family.

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For Families

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