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Hob Nob at Museums at Night

The Museum has a busy programme of family events, courses, lectures and tours. Our temporary exhibition programme includes three major and three minor exhibitions per year, which cover subjects as diverse as history, archaeology and fine art.

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2014-05-02 23:00:00 to 2014-09-05 23:00:0003May2014

Rex Whistler: Illustrating Genius

Saturday, May 3, 2014 to Saturday, September 6, 2014
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Exhibitions
2014-05-22 23:00:00 to 2014-09-18 23:00:0023May2014

Cecil Beaton at Home - Ashcombe and Reddish

Friday, May 23, 2014 to Friday, September 19, 2014

Salisbury Museum presents an innovative biographical view of legendary designer, photographer and artist, Sir Cecil Beaton, through his two Wiltshire homes. 

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Exhibitions
2014-09-03 13:00:0003Sep2014

Guided Walk - Old Sarum Castle and Cathedral – Fundraising Event

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 14:00

Historical buildings expert Tim Tatton Brown will guide us around Old Sarum

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Walks
2014-09-04 09:00:00 to 2014-09-04 15:00:0004Sep2014

Sketch and Walk the Beaton Track

Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

A day of sketching a walking on Cranborne Chase near to Ashcombe, former home of Sir Cecil Beaton and inspired by our 'Cecil Beaton at Home' exhibition.

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Walks
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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Films
2014-09-09 18:30:00 to 2014-09-09 20:00:0009Sep2014

The Mayan world - from Copan to Tikal

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 19:30 to 21:00

Find out about this amazing civilisation and discover the history of two of their greatest cities (Tikal and Copan).

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Lectures
2014-09-12 23:00:00 to 2015-02-07 00:00:0013Sep2014

Teresa Whitfield: Drawing Museum Lace - An Unexpected Look

Saturday, September 13, 2014 to Saturday, February 7, 2015

Teresa Whitfield’s highly detailed lace drawings occupy an unusual space between reality and fiction.  Characterised by a close resemblance to real fabric, the work references a time before the in

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Exhibitions
2014-10-03 23:00:00 to 2015-01-17 00:00:0004Oct2014

Salisbury & The Great War: Fighting on the Home Front

Saturday, October 4, 2014 to Saturday, January 17, 2015

Our autumn exhibition marks the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War.  Engaging and informative for all the family, it delves into the stories of local people, places and events, chart

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2014-10-14 18:30:00 to 2014-10-14 20:00:0014Oct2014

Conserving the Salisbury collections

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 19:30 to 21:00

A talk by Wiltshire Council Conservator Sebastian Foxley about recent conservation work, focusing on items which will be included in the new galleries.

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Lectures