What's On: Archived

Datesort ascending Title Type
2013-10-08 18:30:0008Oct2013

The Lost Cities of Searobyrig: Re-thinking the Urban Topography of Anglo-Saxon Salisbury

Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 19:30

Talk by archaeologist Alex Langlands, well known to television viewers as co-presenter of the popular BBC2 'living history' series Victorian Farm, Edwardian Farm and Wartime Farm.

Event Details »
Lectures
2013-10-05 13:30:00 to 2013-10-05 15:30:0005Oct2013

Film: The Great White Silence

Saturday, October 5, 2013 -
14:30 to 16:30

Film- The Great White Silence (1924 – 108 minutes).

Event Details »
2013-09-25 09:30:00 to 2013-10-30 12:30:0025Sep2013

French Art Course

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - 10:30 to Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 12:30

 Every Wednesday from 25 September to 30 October, 10.30 - 12.30 .

Event Details »
2013-09-14 10:00:00 to 2013-09-14 14:00:0014Sep2013

Salisbury and The Great War: drop-in

Saturday, September 14, 2013 -
11:00 to 15:00

Do you have a family story to tell about the First World War? Perhaps you have photos or letters revealing what life was like in Wiltshire during the Great War.

Event Details »
2013-09-10 18:30:0010Sep2013

Discovering Ancient Wessex: Salisbury Museum’s new archaeology displays

Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - 19:30

This is your last chance to get behind the scenes to find out about the preparations for our new archaeology gallery which is due to open in the spring of 2014. 

Event Details »
Lectures
2013-09-04 17:00:0004Sep2013

Rex Whistler: A Closer Look

Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 18:00

6.00 pm drinks, 6.45 pm talk.  A lecture by Nikki Frater.  Rex Whistler had a dazzling career as a muralist, portrait painter, illustrator, stage designer and gra

Event Details »
Lectures
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.

Event Details »
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....

Event Details »
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.

Event Details »
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.

Event Details »
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.

Event Details »
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.

Event Details »
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.

Event Details »
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.

Event Details »
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.

Event Details »
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?

Event Details »
For Families
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.

Event Details »
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.

Event Details »
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

Event Details »
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.

Event Details »

Pages