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2017-07-21 23:00:00 to 2017-07-22 23:00:0022Jul2017

Festival of Archaeology 2017

Saturday, July 22, 2017 to Sunday, July 23, 2017

Bringing the fascinating and famous to Salisbury, the Festival of Archaeology offers a unique weekend of heritage, archaeology and living history at Salisbury Museum.

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2017-07-22 09:30:00 to 2017-07-22 10:30:0022Jul2017

Festival of Archaeology Talks: Prof Roberta Gilchrist 'Glastonbury Abbey: Archaeology and Legend'

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
10:30 to 11:30

This lecture reveals some key findings from archaeological excavations that took place at Glastonbury Abbey from 1904 to 1979.

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2017-07-22 11:00:00 to 2017-07-22 12:00:0022Jul2017

Festival of Archaeology Talks: Dr Alex Langlands 'The Lost City of Old Sarum'

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
12:00 to 13:00

This lecture examines the evidence for Old Sarum in the Roman and Anglo-Saxon periods.

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2017-07-22 12:30:00 to 2017-07-22 13:30:0022Jul2017

Festival of Archaeology Talks: Chris Wakefield 'Must Farm: Britain's Pompeii'

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
13:30 to 14:30

In August 2015 the Cambridge Archaeological Unit began excavation of a Bronze Age Settlement.

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2017-07-22 14:00:00 to 2017-07-22 15:00:0022Jul2017

Festival of Archaeology Talks: Peter Ginn and Dr Alex Langlands

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
15:00 to 16:00

Peter and Alex trained together as archaeologists and since then have become familiar faces in television history documentaries, presenting often in a very hands on way.

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2017-07-23 09:30:00 to 2017-07-23 10:30:0023Jul2017

Festival of Archaeology Talks: Garry Momber from the Maritime Archaeological Trust

Sunday, July 23, 2017 -
10:30 to 11:30

Director of the Maritime Archaeology Trust, Garry Momber will be introducing us to some of the fascinating projects carried out around Britain’s historic coastline, taking the festival off terra-f

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2017-07-23 11:00:00 to 2017-07-23 12:00:0023Jul2017

Festival of Archaeology Talks: Dr Phil Harding and Lorraine Mepham 'The Lost Gatehouse'

Sunday, July 23, 2017 -
12:00 to 13:00

A rough sketch from 1799 and an intriguing mark on a geophysical survey have Phil and Lorraine once again digging live for us at the festival.

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2017-07-23 12:30:00 to 2017-07-23 13:30:0023Jul2017

Festival of Archaeology Talks: Kate Adie with Richard Osgood 'History Before her Eyes'

Sunday, July 23, 2017 -
13:30 to 14:30

Archaeologists can spend their careers reconstructing historic moments. Kate Adie’s career has seen numerous dramatic historic moments occur with her own eyes.

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2017-07-23 14:00:00 to 2017-07-23 15:00:0023Jul2017

Festival of Archaeology Talks: Francis Pryor 'Stonehenge: The Story of a Sacred Landscape'

Sunday, July 23, 2017 -
15:00 to 16:00

This talk will be about the people who built Stonehenge and monuments like it right across Britain.

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2017-07-25 09:00:00 to 2017-07-25 15:00:0025Jul2017

Summer Discovery Day: Companions of the Long Bow

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 -
10:00 to 16:00

10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm

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2017-08-01 09:00:00 to 2017-08-01 15:00:0001Aug2017

Summer Discovery Day: Printing with Charlotte Moreton

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 -
10:00 to 16:00

10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm

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2017-08-08 09:00:00 to 2017-08-08 15:00:0008Aug2017

Summer Discovery Day: Make a Noah's Ark with Charlotte Stowell

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 -
10:00 to 16:00

10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm

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2017-08-11 09:00:00 to 2017-08-11 10:30:0011Aug2017

Under Five's Friday: Holidays

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

Arty fun for little ones! Join artist Suzie Gutteridge for creative fun inspired by summer holidays.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome

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2017-08-15 09:00:00 to 2017-08-15 15:00:0015Aug2017

Summer Discovery Day: Layered Landscape Tiles and Pots with Sarah Holtby

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 -
10:00 to 16:00

10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm

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2017-08-22 09:00:00 to 2017-08-22 15:00:0022Aug2017

Summer Discovery Day: Digging with Archaeologist Chris Elmer

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 -
10:00 to 16:00

10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 5pm

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2017-09-08 09:00:00 to 2017-09-08 10:30:0008Sep2017

Under Five's Friday: Summer Bugs!

Friday, September 8, 2017 -
10:00 to 11:30

Arty fun for little ones! Join artist Liza Morgan for a morning making bright and beautiful insects to decorate your garden.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2017-09-23 13:30:00 to 2017-09-23 14:30:0023Sep2017

Building a World with Terry Pratchett: A talk by Stephen Briggs

Saturday, September 23, 2017 -
14:30 to 15:30

Stephen Briggs and Terry Pratchett played together on Discworld for 25 years. They built a city on a brownfield site, then mapped a world to put it onto.

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2017-10-04 17:30:00 to 2017-10-04 19:00:0004Oct2017

Inspired to Teach: The Story of the College of Sarum St Michael

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 -
18:30 to 20:00

Jenny Head and Anne Johns will tell the story of Salisbury Teacher Training College (later known as The College of Sarum St Michael) from 1841 until its closure in 1978.

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2017-10-07 13:00:00 to 2017-10-07 14:00:0007Oct2017

Salisbury Fringe at Salisbury Museum: Pratchett's Hat

Saturday, October 7, 2017 -
14:00 to 15:00

Come and see the first performance of brand new writings by members of Salisbury Fringe! Inspired by Terry Pratchett’s Hat, these new works will be performed by professional actors.

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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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