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2010-04-29 17:30:0029Apr2010

Insignia of Dignity: The Bush Barrow Burial

Thursday, April 29, 2010 - 18:30

A talk by David Dawson.

David Dawson, Director of the Wiltshire Heritage Museum at Devizes and a Trustee of  Salisbury Museum, will talk about the Bush Barrow Burial.

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2011-07-22 09:00:00 to 2011-07-22 15:00:0022Jul2011

In the footsteps of Pitt Rivers

Friday, July 22, 2011 - 10:00 to 16:00

A guided walk around Cranborne Chase visiting the sites of Pitt Rivers led by Adrian Green, Director of the Museum. 

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2011-11-16 18:30:0016Nov2011

If you go down to the woods today......Clarendon Park and Forest 1200-1650

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 - 18:30

A talk by Dr Amanda Richardson.

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2016-07-15 23:00:00 to 2016-09-30 23:00:0016Jul2016

Icons of the North Wessex Downs: An exhibition by Anna Dillon

Saturday, July 16, 2016 to Saturday, October 1, 2016

This is an exhibition of ten contemporary paintings by artist Anna Dillon, capturing the iconic features of the North Wessex Downs.

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2009-04-14 18:30:0014Apr2009

Hunter Gatherers of the Old Forest: Evidence of pre-farming communities in the New Forest

Tuesday, April 14, 2009 - 19:30

A lecture by Stephen Moody, Avon Valley Archaeological Society.

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2009-04-05 23:00:00 to 2009-04-17 23:00:0006Apr2009

Hunt The Hare

Monday, April 6, 2009 to Saturday, April 18, 2009

Hunt the Hare is a family trail helping you explore the many wonderful things in the museum. Find all the hares and collect a prize.

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2012-04-12 08:15:00 to 2012-08-28 11:30:0012Apr2012

Humans and Environmental Change

Thursday, April 12, 2012 - 09:15 to Tuesday, August 28, 2012 - 12:30

Every Thursday 12 April  –  28 June 2012, 10.30 am – 12.30 pm (including two field trips).  A course by  Hadrian Cook and Adrian Green.

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2011-03-02 00:00:00 to 2011-04-12 23:00:0002Mar2011

Human development, resources and environmental change

Wednesday, March 2, 2011 to Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Wednesday 2 March – Wednesday 13 April 2011 (two full day field visits will be arranged separately). A course run by Hadrian Cook every Wednesday (times to be advised).

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2014-08-28 18:00:0028Aug2014

Hugo Vickers on Cecil Beaton: Lecture

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 19:00

Due to popular demand, Hugo Vickers has kindly agreed to do another talk here at the museum.

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2012-07-01 18:00:0001Jul2012

HMS Pinafore

Sunday, July 1, 2012 - 19:00

HMS Pinafore by Gilbert and Sullivan. Performed by Illyria open-air theatre. 5.00 pm gates open. 7.00 pm start. Bring your picnics and rugs to enjoy this fun-packed comic opera!

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2017-07-10 15:45:00 to 2017-10-22 15:45:0010Jul2017

History Through the Eye of a Needle

Monday, July 10, 2017 - 16:45 to Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 16:45

The Machine Embroidery Group (MEG) has worked together with Salisbury Museum to work on this exhibition ‘History Through The Eye of the Needle. Art Embroidery Inspired by Archaeology’.

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2018-07-25 17:30:00 to 2018-07-25 19:00:0025Jul2018

Henry Lamb: Art, War and Modernism - A talk by Professor Ana Carden-Coyne

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 18:30 to 20:00

Professor Ana Carden-Coyne is Director of External Relations, School of Arts, Histories and Cultures at the University of Manchester.

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2012-09-07 23:00:00 to 2013-01-12 00:00:0008Sep2012

Henge Diggers

Saturday, September 8, 2012 to Saturday, January 12, 2013

This photographic exhibition captures the actions and emotions of archaeologists from universities across Britain whilst they carried out ground-breaking new work to reinterpret the Stonehenge landscape.

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2016-07-24 12:00:00 to 2016-07-24 13:00:0024Jul2016

Have you found anything yet? by Dr Phil Harding and Lorraine Mepham

Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 13:00 to 14:00

This talk follows up on ‘Phil’s Dig’, the live dig taking place in the festival showground on Saturday 23 July, and will be an anecdotal introduction to how and why digging and finds processing is

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Volunteer at Salisbury Museum
2012-03-14 14:30:0014Mar2012

Have Diplomats had their day?

Wednesday, March 14, 2012 - 14:30

A lecture by Dame Rosemary Spencer.  An afternoon talk which will give some insights into diplomatic life and work, and their relevance to the challenges of the 21st century.

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2018-03-24 14:30:00 to 2018-03-24 15:30:0024Mar2018

Harp Recital: A Performance by Stephanie Liney

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 14:30 to 15:30

Come and be transported into a world of medieval and Celtic music performed on the harp by Stephanie Liney.

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2012-07-24 09:30:00 to 2012-07-24 14:30:0024Jul2012

Hands-On Archaeology – FoBA Discovery Day

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 10:30 to 15:30

Summer Discovery Day. Try your hand at archaeology and celebrate the Festival of British Archaeology at Salisbury Mus

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For Families
2014-08-07 09:00:00 to 2014-08-07 15:00:0007Aug2014

Hands on Archaeology

Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Explore the past with Wessex Archaeology! Get creative, chat to an archaeologist and get hands on with ancient artefacts.

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For Families
2011-07-21 15:00:00 to 2011-07-25 16:30:0021Jul2011

Handling the Past

Thursday, July 21, 2011 - 16:00 to Monday, July 25, 2011 - 17:30

Handle unique prehistoric artefacts excavated from Stonehenge held within the Museum's archaeology collections.

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2009-06-10 17:00:00 to 2009-06-10 19:00:0010Jun2009

Hamptworth Lodge: Drinks and Canapés

Wednesday, June 10, 2009 - 18:00 to 20:00

To raise funds for our Museum, the Anderson family, owners of the Jacobean-style Hamptworth Lodge, which sits on the northern edge of the New Forest, have agreed for us to hold a reception at this

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For Families