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2012-01-10 19:30:0010Jan2012

The Archaeology of Wessex Gallery: Plans for a new archaeology gallery at Salisbury Museum

Tuesday, January 10, 2012 - 19:30

A lecture by Adrian Green, Director, Salisbury Museum.

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2014-10-30 10:00:00 to 2014-10-30 16:00:0030Oct2014

The Big Draw - Wiltshire's Chalk Wonderland

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Join us for a day of drawing and image making with artist Clare Proctor, including the creation of chalk figures in the museum gardens (weather permitting).

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2017-03-10 10:00:00 to 2017-03-10 11:30:0010Mar2017

Under Five's Friday: Mad Hatters

Friday, March 10, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:30

Arty fun for little ones! Come and start getting ready for Easter, with a morning of mad hatter makes, led by artist Suzie Gutteridge.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2010-08-10 09:30:00 to 2010-08-10 14:30:0010Aug2010

Art Day - Gorgeous Georgians

Tuesday, August 10, 2010 - 10:30 to 15:30

Summer Family Discovery Day. Art Day - Gorgeous Georgians. Come along and turn yourself into a Gorgeous Georgian with a special face paint session and your own weird wig.

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2016-07-09 09:30:00 to 2016-07-09 12:00:0009Jul2016

Young Curators Club: Write like an Egyptian

Saturday, July 9, 2016 - 10:30 to 13:00

Join us for a fun adventure bringing history to li

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2018-07-31 09:00:00 to 2018-07-31 15:00:0031Jul2018

Discovery Day: Drumming Workshop with Kaya Drums

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm

The first of our Summer Discovery Days sees us welcoming back Kaya Drums for a drumming workshop, where everyone can have a go. 

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2010-06-12 12:00:00 to 2010-06-12 15:00:0012Jun2010

Face to Face: 3D Modelling

Saturday, June 12, 2010 - 13:00 to 16:00

Family Saturday. Face to Face: 3D Modelling. All ages welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult within all museum activities.

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2016-05-31 09:00:00 to 2016-05-31 15:00:0031May2016

May Half Term Discovery Day: Build like an Egyptian!

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00

To celebrate the opening of our British Museum Touring Exhibition, we are going Lego mad at the Museum with our friends from Bright Bricks. Come and help build a giant Lego postcard from Egypt!

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2014-04-16 09:30:00 to 2014-04-16 14:30:0016Apr2014

Salisbury Museum @ Bemerton

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 10:30 to 15:30

Enjoy a day of free craft activities at Bemerton Heath Centre with Salisbury Museum. Make your own wonderful objects to put into a mini-museum and find out about Victorian explorers.

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2017-07-14 09:00:00 to 2017-07-14 10:30:0014Jul2017

Under Five's Friday: Digging for Treasure with Suzie Gutteridge

Friday, July 14, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:30

Join artist Suzie Gutteridge for creative fun inspired by the Festival of Archaeology at the museum in July.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2010-04-13 09:30:00 to 2010-04-13 14:30:0013Apr2010

Dig up a Dinosaur and Make a Fossil Necklace

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 - 10:30 to 15:30

Create your own mini archaeological dig for friends to try, or make a beautiful ammonite necklace. Suitable for children aged 4+. The younger the child, the more adult support required.

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2010-04-10 12:00:00 to 2010-04-10 15:00:0010Apr2010

Fantastic Fossils

Saturday, April 10, 2010 - 13:00 to 16:00

Family Saturday. Fantastic Fossils. Discover how fossils are made and make your own collection of fossils to take home. Suitable for children aged 5+. Dress for mess.

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2011-04-13 09:30:00 to 2011-04-13 11:30:0013Apr2011

Make and Take Old Fashioned Toys

Wednesday, April 13, 2011 - 10:30 to 12:30

Make and Take Old Fashioned Toys - Part of the Milford Bridge Project. Drop-in activity. Suitable for ages 4-8. Please note this event is at Salisbury Public Library not at the Museum.

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2014-07-11 23:00:0012Jul2014

Wessex Gallery - Grand Opening

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Anthropologist and BBC TV Coast and Origins of Us presenter Professor Alice Roberts, will open Salisbury Museum’s new world-class Wessex Gallery of Archaeology at its Grand Opening in The Close on Saturday, 12 July from 10am to 4pm. 

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2015-10-09 09:00:00 to 2015-10-09 10:30:0009Oct2015

Under Five's Friday: The Big Draw

Friday, October 9, 2015 - 10:00 to 11:30

Join artist Liza Morgan to create beautiful artworks full of pattern, colour, shape and animals.

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2012-04-11 09:30:00 to 2012-04-11 11:00:0011Apr2012

Bags of Creativity: Easter Workshop

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 - 10:30 to 12:00

Monday 2 April 2012 & Wednesday 11 April 2012. Bags of Creativity: Easter workshops with artist Suzie Gutteridge.

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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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2009-10-29 10:00:00 to 2009-10-29 16:00:0029Oct2009

Freaky Faces

Thursday, October 29, 2009 - 10:00 to 16:00

10.00–12.00 & 2.00–4.00. Make a unique Halloween mask / headdress using natural, recycled and modeling materials. The museum has plenty of freaky faces to inspire you!

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2014-12-13 10:00:00 to 2014-12-13 16:00:0013Dec2014

Christmas Magic

Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Come and enjoy festive family fun with Father Christmas and a family of real reindeer! Festive trails, storytelling, craft activities and the chance to help make a giant paper chain.

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2017-01-14 10:30:00 to 2017-01-14 13:00:0014Jan2017

Young Curators Club: Coat of Arms

Saturday, January 14, 2017 - 10:30 to 13:00

Join us for a fun adventure bringing history to life every second Saturday of the month. This January, come and sculpt your own family shield , inspired by the Salisbury history collection..

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