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2015-08-24 23:00:0025Aug2015

Discovery Day with artist Charlotte Moreton

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Enjoy our last Discovery Day of the summer with artist Charlotte Moreton. This is your chance to  join in and make a HUGE sky painting inspired by Turner and his paintings of storms and sunsets.

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For Families
2013-05-28 09:00:00 to 2013-05-28 15:00:0028May2013

Discovery Day

Tuesday, May 28, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00

Storytelling with Lizzie Bryant 10.30am; 12noon; 2pm. Arts & Crafts – drop-in activities from 10am to 1pm and 1.30pm to 4pm. Mask-making and sketchbook making.

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For Families
2011-01-15 00:00:00 to 2011-04-24 23:00:0015Jan2011

Discovering Archaeology

Saturday, January 15, 2011 to Monday, April 25, 2011

Following the story of the excavation, by Wessex Archaeology, of a Bronze Age burial at Norton Bavant, in 1987, Discovering Archaeology looks into the processes taken before, during and after exca

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Exhibitions
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. 

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Lectures
2013-02-12 10:00:00 to 2013-02-12 16:00:0012Feb2013

Discover Mosaics

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00

Join us for a day of activities for all the family. Help Joanna Dewfall create a new mosaic that will go on display in the museum.

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For Families
2016-07-24 13:30:00 to 2016-07-24 14:30:0024Jul2016

Digging the Durotriges by Dr Miles Russell

Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 14:30 to 15:30

Just one week after the wrap up of his excavation, Dr Miles Russell brings us the latest news from the site of a huge Iron Age settlement.

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Volunteer at Salisbury Museum
2017-10-17 17:30:00 to 2017-10-17 19:00:0017Oct2017

Digging the Durotriges - 6,000 years on Dorset Farm: A talk by Dr Miles Russell

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 18:30 to 20:00

The Durotriges Project was set up to investigate the nature of settlement and burial in Iron Age and Roman Dorset.

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Lectures
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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For Families
2015-11-04 18:30:00 to 2015-11-04 20:00:0004Nov2015

Detmar Blow - Edwardian architect in Wiltshire: A talk by Michael Drury

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 18:30 to 20:00

Michael Drury is an architect in private practice at St Ann’s Gate in Salisbury and was Salisbury Cathedral Architect for more than 22 years.

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Events
2014-11-15 00:00:00 to 2015-02-28 00:00:0015Nov2014

Detectorists Finds in the Wessex Gallery

Saturday, November 15, 2014 to Saturday, February 28, 2015

From mid-November 2014 to February 2015, a special case in the Wessex Gallery will display some exceptional objects discovered by members of the public in the Salisbury area.

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Exhibitions
2010-04-06 09:30:00 to 2010-04-06 14:30:0006Apr2010

Design a Dinosaur

Tuesday, April 6, 2010 - 10:30 to 15:30

Create your own imaginative creature from the past using a range of modelling materials. Suitable for children aged 4+. The younger the child, the more adult support required.

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For Families
2011-11-08 19:30:0008Nov2011

Damerham Archaeology Project: more to find in the Wessex heartlands?

Tuesday, November 8, 2011 - 19:30

A talk by Dr Helen Wickstead, Kingston University and Martyn Barber, Aerial Survey, English Heritage.

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Lectures
2014-08-22 09:00:0022Aug2014

Curator’s Walk Through

Friday, August 22, 2014 - 10:00

Join the curator, Andrew Ginger, on a fascinating walk through tour of the exhibition Cecil Beaton at Home - Ashcombe and Reddish.

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2018-06-12 09:30:00 to 2018-06-12 14:30:0012Jun2018

Curator's Walk Through with Harry Moore-Gwyn

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 10:30 to 15:30

10.30am – 12pm and 2pm – 3.30pm

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Events
2010-09-11 12:00:00 to 2010-09-11 15:00:0011Sep2010

Creepy Crawlies

Saturday, September 11, 2010 - 13:00 to 16:00

Family Saturday. Spend the afternoon every second Saturday of the month enjoying make and take activities at the museum.

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For Families
2010-02-15 11:00:00 to 2010-02-15 15:30:0015Feb2010

Crazy Catapults: Family Technology Workshop

Monday, February 15, 2010 - 11:00 to 15:30

Workshops 11am – 12.30 pm and 2pm – 3.30 pm.  Learn about these fantastic inventions and have a go building your own. Suitable for children aged  6+.

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For Families
2014-08-19 09:00:00 to 2014-08-19 15:00:0019Aug2014

Costumes through the Ages

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Discover how clothes have changed through the ages. Be inspired by artist Cecil Beaton who designed costumes for stage and film.

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For Families
2017-02-17 00:00:00 to 2017-02-18 00:00:0017Feb2017

Coo Var Glow Wall

Friday, February 17, 2017 to Saturday, February 18, 2017

Come and paint with light as The Salisbury Museum is proud to announce the first opportunity to try out the Coo Var Glow Wall - the biggest glow wall in England!

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For Families
2015-07-10 23:00:00 to 2015-09-11 23:00:0011Jul2015

Conversations with the Collection

Saturday, July 11, 2015 to Saturday, September 12, 2015

The Sarum Artists are a diverse group of artists from the Wessex region and have been working with The Salisbury Museum to celebrate the re-housing of their unique archaeology collection with a ne

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Exhibitions
2016-11-03 00:00:0003Nov2016

Constable, Turner and the French Impressionists in Britain: A talk by Eric Shanes

Thursday, November 3, 2016

We are so sorry to announce that Eric Shanes' talk has been cancelled, due to unforeseen circumstances. We will shortly be contacting all those who have purchased tickets to arrange a refund.

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Lectures

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