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2012-07-17 13:00:0017Jul2012

The Archaeology of Olympia, Greece

Tuesday, July 17, 2012 - 14:00

A talk by Jane Ellis-Schon, Collections Manager at the Museum, on the archaeology of Olympia. A  Festival of British Archaeology event.

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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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2017-10-25 17:30:00 to 2017-10-25 19:00:0025Oct2017

The Art of Discworld: An illustrated talk by Terry Pratchett’s artist of choice, Paul Kidby

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 -
18:30 to 20:00

Paul Kidby is best known for being the ‘artist of choice’ for award-winning writer, the late Sir Terry Pratchett, who passed away in 2015.  Paul has designed the ‘Discworld’ book jackets since 200

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2012-05-16 09:30:00 to 2012-06-20 11:30:0016May2012

The Art of Landscape

Wednesday, May 16, 2012 - 10:30 to Wednesday, June 20, 2012 - 12:30

Every Wednesday, 16 May – 20 June 2012 (6 weeks), 10.30 am – 12.30 pm. Six lectures by Paul Chapman tracing the evolution of modern landscape painting from the Romantics to the present day.

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2017-05-19 23:00:00 to 2017-08-26 23:00:0020May2017

The Art of Stonehenge

Saturday, May 20, 2017 to Sunday, August 27, 2017

This exhibition complements the 'British Art: Ancient Landscapes' exhibition on show in the Main Exhibition Galleries.

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2013-12-10 19:30:0010Dec2013

The Battle for Stonehenge: the aerodrome, the monument and the landscape

Tuesday, December 10, 2013 - 19:30

The desire to provide Stonehenge with a more appropriate setting lies at the heart of current developments around the monument, of which the new visitor centre and the closure of the A344 are the

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2014-09-06 18:00:0006Sep2014

The Beaton Image – Showing Again!

Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 19:00

After its first sell-out showing this is another opportunity to watch this excellent 1984 BBC TV documentary of Cecil Beaton’s life which includes interviews with his close friends and family.

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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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2014-10-29 10:30:00 to 2014-10-29 15:30:0029Oct2014

The Big Draw @ Bemerton

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 -
10:30 to 15:30

Join artist Susan Francis at the Bemerton Heath Centre for a day of free drawing and image making. Morning session 10.30am to 12.30pm. Afternoon session 1.30 to 3.30pm.

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2014-02-01 14:00:00 to 2014-02-01 16:00:0001Feb2014

The Curious Response of a Modern Artist to a Nineteenth Century Archaeologist

Saturday, February 1, 2014 -
14:00 to 16:00

An illustrated talk by the American artist Sue Johnson in association with her major new exhibition at Salisbury Museum,

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2015-10-02 17:30:00 to 2015-10-02 19:00:0002Oct2015

The Deverill Villa: A talk by David Roberts

Friday, October 2, 2015 -
18:30 to 20:00

Archaeologists from Historic England and the PASt Landscapes project (based at Salisbury Museum) have recently investigated a major new Roman villa discovered in south-west Wiltshire.

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2017-07-06 17:30:00 to 2017-07-06 19:00:0006Jul2017

The Draw of the Ancient Landscape - A talk with Anna and Patrick Dillon

Thursday, July 6, 2017 -
18:30 to 20:00

The landscape of the Wessex Chalklands with its prehistoric monuments is a frequent theme in Modernist British painting, notably through the work of Paul Nash, Eric Ravilious and John Piper.

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2012-12-11 19:30:0011Dec2012

The Early Iron Age in the Hindon/Tisbury area: rare new evidence recovered by a local metal detector

Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 19:30

A  talk by Dot Boughton, Finds Liaison Officer – Cumbria / Lancashire.

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2017-03-18 14:30:00 to 2017-03-18 16:00:0018Mar2017

The Fisher Letters: A rehearsed reading directed by Samantha Holland

Saturday, March 18, 2017 -
14:30 to 16:00

Fundraising Event

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2013-04-17 09:30:00 to 2013-05-22 11:30:0017Apr2013

The geology and scenery of Wessex

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 - 10:30 to Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 12:30

Every Wednesday from 17 April to 22 May 2013. Field trips TBA.  A course by Hadrian Cook and Steve Hannath.

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2012-04-18 17:30:0018Apr2012

The Glass Engravings of Laurence Whistler – A Son’s Perspective

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - 18:30

A talk by Daniel Whistler.  Many people will be familiar with Whistler’s magnificent prism in Salisbury Cathedral.

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2013-10-30 18:30:0030Oct2013

The Great House in Clarendon Park, Wiltshire

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 18:30

6.30 pm drinks; 7.00 pm talk. Our speaker is James Ayres, FSA, President of the Wiltshire Buildings Record and a distinguished author on English interiors.

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2015-07-18 11:00:00 to 2015-07-18 12:00:0018Jul2015

The Grey Friars project: the identification of the remains of King Richard III

Saturday, July 18, 2015 -
12:00 to 13:00

Talk by Dr Turi King, Lecturer in Genetics and Archaeology, University of Leicester

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2011-04-13 17:30:0013Apr2011

The Holburne Museum reborn: the countdown to reopening

Wednesday, April 13, 2011 - 18:30

A lecture by Dr Alexander Sturgis, Director of the Holburne Museum, Bath.

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2013-11-29 18:30:0029Nov2013

The Holland Park Circle 1850-1900. Looking at a unique group of Victorian artists in their studio houses in and around London's Holland Park

Friday, November 29, 2013 - 18:30

Caroline Dakers is Professor at Central St Martins Art College.

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