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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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2013-07-12 23:00:00 to 2014-04-25 23:00:0013Jul2013

Mediolanum: Roman Saintes

Saturday, July 13, 2013 to Saturday, April 26, 2014

To strengthen ties with our twin town of Saintes, we have teamed up with the Musée Archéologique, to bring an exhibition of Roman archaeology to Salisbury. In return Salisbury Museum has sent some of its extensive Stonehenge collection to Saintes.

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Exhibitions
2014-02-01 00:00:00 to 2014-05-09 23:00:0001Feb2014

Pitt Rivers: Collecting Patterns

Saturday, February 1, 2014 to Saturday, May 10, 2014

Sue Johnson’s paintings tease the mind and the eye, drawing us towards new ways of seeing. Collecting Patterns

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2014-02-15 00:00:00 to 2014-05-02 23:00:0015Feb2014

Ancient Shapes

Saturday, February 15, 2014 to Saturday, May 3, 2014

An exhibition of etchings by local artist Wendy Reynolds

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Exhibitions
2014-04-29 09:15:00 to 2014-06-03 11:45:0029Apr2014

Landscape Through Time

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 10:15 to Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 12:45

Tuesdays beginning 29 April through to 3 June 10.15 am – 12.45 pm

Course tutors, Hadrian Cook & Steve Hannath.

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Courses
2014-05-07 09:00:00 to 2014-05-07 16:00:0007May2014

War, landscape and memory in the twentieth century

Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 10:00 to 17:00

A one-day public symposium organised by the Fovant Badges Society in collaboration with the Department of History of the University of Southampton.

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Events
2014-05-08 17:30:0008May2014

Life in the House of Lords

Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 18:30

Michael Dobbs is most famous for writing The House of Cards for television but has gone on to write books about Prime Ministers, Kings and the Dalai Lama.

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Lectures
2014-05-09 09:00:00 to 2014-05-09 10:30:0009May2014

Under Fives Friday

Friday, May 9, 2014 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities. The theme for the May event is "Norman Knights". Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.
 

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For Families
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
2014-05-27 09:00:00 to 2014-05-27 15:00:0027May2014

A Day at the Circus

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Enter the world of the circus with its carousels and clowns and enjoy a day of circus-themed arts & crafts.

 

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For Families
2014-05-27 17:00:0027May2014

Hugo Vickers on Cecil Beaton: Reception, Private View and Lecture

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 - 18:00

Hugo Vickers is a writer and broadcaster, who has written biographies of many twentieth century figures, including royalty and film stars.  At Cecil Beaton’s request, Vickers beca

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Lectures
2014-05-28 09:30:00 to 2014-05-28 14:30:0028May2014

Salisbury Museum @ Bemerton

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 10:30 to 15:30

Discover the fun of the circus with a day of free craft activities at Bemerton Heath Centre with Salisbury Museum. Morning session 10.30am to 12.30pm. Afternoon session 1.30pm to 3.30pm.

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For Families
2014-06-13 09:00:00 to 2014-06-13 10:30:0013Jun2014

Under Fives Friday

Friday, June 13, 2014 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities. The theme for the June event is "Solstice sun printing". Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.
 

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For Families
2014-07-11 09:00:00 to 2014-07-11 10:30:0011Jul2014

Under Fives Friday

Friday, July 11, 2014 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities. The theme for the July event is "Heavenly Hats". Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area

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2014-08-27 09:00:00 to 2014-08-27 12:00:0027Aug2014

Super Duper Tots

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 10:00 to 13:00

Rebecca McKay will be leading this event for young families, promoting the book ‘Super Duper Tots’ which she has written. The books will be for sale.

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For Families