What's On: Archived

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2009-01-19 00:00:00 to 2009-03-29 00:00:0019Jan2009

Out of Egypt

Monday, January 19, 2009 to Sunday, March 29, 2009

A family friendly display which features genuine Ancient Egyptian artefacts mainly from the Winchester Museums Collection.

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2010-08-04 23:00:00 to 2011-04-29 23:00:0005Aug2010

Salisbury in Detail

Thursday, August 5, 2010 to Saturday, April 30, 2011

"Salisbury in Detail" exhibits a selection of images which together offer a photographic portrait of the city, from historic core to outskirts.

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2009-10-16 23:00:00 to 2010-01-06 00:00:0017Oct2009

Fountains of Light

Saturday, October 17, 2009 to Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Just in time for Guy Fawkes night, this exhibition explores the science and history behind Wiltshire-based company Pains Fireworks.

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2016-05-20 23:00:00 to 2016-09-02 23:00:0021May2016

A British Museum Touring Exhibition - Writing for Eternity: Decoding Ancient Egypt

Saturday, May 21, 2016 to Saturday, September 3, 2016

This exhibition, developed in partnership with Wrexham Museum tells the story of 4000 years of writing in Ancient Egypt featuring a fantastic range of hieroglyph and cursive writing on a wide range

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2018-10-19 23:00:00 to 2019-01-05 00:00:0020Oct2018

Wessex Museums: Wicked Wessex Objects on Tour

Saturday, October 20, 2018 to Saturday, January 5, 2019

Our four partner museums have chosen objects that tell stories of the region’s ‘wicked’ past – from grim and gruesome to strange and shocking!

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2016-10-07 23:00:00 to 2017-01-07 00:00:0008Oct2016

Wiltshire's Story in 100 Objects

Saturday, October 8, 2016 to Saturday, January 7, 2017

The museum is proud to take its turn as host for The Wiltshire’s Story in 100 Objects project, managed by the Wessex Museums Partnership and funded by Arts Council England.

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2010-10-09 12:00:00 to 2010-10-09 15:00:0009Oct2010

Family Saturday: Drawing with Nature

Saturday, October 9, 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. The theme for the October event will be "Drawing with Nature".

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2010-02-09 19:30:0009Feb2010

Roman Glass

Tuesday, February 9, 2010 - 19:30

A lecture by Dr Denise Allen, Deputy Director, Andante Travels.

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2017-02-11 10:30:00 to 2017-02-11 13:00:0011Feb2017

Young Curators Club: Colourful landscapes

Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 10:30 to 13:00

Join us for a fun adventure bringing history to life every second Saturday of the month.

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2015-10-27 10:00:00 to 2015-10-27 16:00:0027Oct2015

October Discovery Day: The Big Draw

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 10:00 to 16:00

Drop-in art workshops 10am – 12.30pm and 1.30pm – 4pm

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2016-09-10 09:30:00 to 2016-09-10 12:00:0010Sep2016

Young Curators Club: Behind the scenes

Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 10:30 to 13:00

Join us for a fun adventure bringing history to lif

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2019-07-12 23:00:00 to 2019-07-13 23:00:0013Jul2019

Festival of Archaeology: Storytelling with Mary-Ann Ochota and Jason Buck

Saturday, July 13, 2019 to Sunday, July 14, 2019

Rings, Wings and Spindle Whorls - Archaeological treasures and the stories they tell

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2010-08-03 09:30:00 to 2010-08-03 14:30:0003Aug2010

Clay Day - Strange Faces

Tuesday, August 3, 2010 - 10:30 to 15:30

Summer Family Discovery Day. Clay Day - Strange Faces. Suitable for children age 5+. Children must be accompanied by an adult within all museum activities. Dress for mess.

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2013-08-28 09:00:00 to 2013-08-28 14:00:0028Aug2013

Wessex Wednesday: Art Workshops with Heather Butler

Wednesday, August 28, 2013 - 10:00 to 15:00

Family Workshop -  10.00 am – 12.00 noon - The Magical Metalworker from the Alps
A carousel of artistic activites for all the family.

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2011-08-26 09:00:00 to 2011-08-26 15:00:0026Aug2011

Make a Mosaic

Friday, August 26, 2011 - 10:00 to 16:00

Make a Mosaic with Joanna Dewfall. Take home a beautiful, decorative mosaic tile. Drop in workshops suitable for adults and children aged 6+ with adult supervision.

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2016-04-08 09:00:00 to 2016-04-08 10:30:0008Apr2016

Under Five's Friday: St George & the Dragon

Friday, April 8, 2016 - 10:00 to 11:30

Join us for a morning of wonderful craft projects, all inspired by St George and the Dragon! Arty fun for little ones led by Suzie Gutteridge.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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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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2012-12-14 10:00:00 to 2012-12-14 11:30:0014Dec2012

Under Fives Friday

Friday, December 14, 2012 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities.  The theme for December is "Festive Fun."  

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.

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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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2018-11-09 10:00:00 to 2018-11-09 11:30:0009Nov2018

Under Five's Friday: Finger Print Poppies, Finger Puppets & More

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 10:00 to 11:30

Join artist Charlotte Moreton for a morning of fun making hand print poppies, finger puppets, clay

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