What's On: Archived

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2016-10-26 17:30:00 to 2016-10-26 19:00:0026Oct2016

Museums at Night: Tim FitzHigham as Will Kemp

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 18:30 to 20:00

To commemorate the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, join Tim FitzHigham for wild Morris dancing, near death, arrest and injury as he takes on the challenge of the g

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2015-11-19 18:30:00 to 2015-11-19 20:30:0019Nov2015

Clarendon's Clarendon Edward Hyde (1609-74) and Wiltshire: A talk by Dr Paul Seaward

Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 18:30 to 20:30

Dr Paul Seaward has been director of the History of Parliament since 2001.

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2016-04-21 17:30:00 to 2016-04-21 19:00:0021Apr2016

Interim results of Geophysical and Topographic Surveys in and around Old Sarum 2014-2016: A talk by Dominic Barker

Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 18:30 to 20:00

A presentation of geophysical and topographic survey results carried out by staff and students from the Department of Archaeology at the University of Southampton.

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2016-07-13 13:00:00 to 2016-07-13 15:00:0013Jul2016

Fundraising Event Members Outing: Tour of St Giles House led by the Earl of Shaftesbury

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 14:00 to 16:00

The current and 12th Earl of Shaftesbury is restoring the home of the Ashley-Cooper family to its former glory.

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2016-10-13 17:30:00 to 2016-10-13 19:00:0013Oct2016

Fundraising Event: A talk by Mike Parker Pearson 'Stonehenge and Durrington Walls: new research'

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 18:30 to 20:00

Archaeological excavations are being carried out in 2016 at Durrington Walls and in Preseli, to shed yet more light on the mystery of Stonehenge and its stones.

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2019-05-14 08:00:00 to 2019-05-14 16:00:0014May2019

Scout Car at Antiques Roadshow

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 09:00 to 17:00

To celebrate the arrival of the Antiques Roadshow at the Cathedral on 14 May the 100 year old Scout Car will be making its first appearance at Salisbury Museum.

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2015-08-08 09:00:00 to 2015-08-08 16:00:0008Aug2015

The Salisbury Fringe at the Museum Part One: Meet the Objects

Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 10:00 to 17:00

Come to the Salisbury Museum to find inspiration from the collections and then write something amazing!

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2016-05-05 09:00:00 to 2016-05-05 15:00:0005May2016

Drawing workshop with artist Nick Beer

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00

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2015-07-18 09:30:00 to 2015-07-18 10:30:0018Jul2015

“If only they could talk” … the archaeological analysis of human bone

Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 10:30 to 11:30

Talk by Jacqueline McKinley, Senior Osteoarchaeologist, Wessex Archaeology

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2015-07-18 11:00:00 to 2015-07-18 12:00:0018Jul2015

The Grey Friars project: the identification of the remains of King Richard III

Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 12:00 to 13:00

Talk by Dr Turi King, Lecturer in Genetics and Archaeology, University of Leicester

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2015-07-18 13:30:00 to 2015-07-18 14:30:0018Jul2015

‘An Object that Changed my Life’

Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 14:30 to 15:30

A rare opportunity to hear about life changing discoveries and their influence on these famous broadcasters of archaeology.

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2015-07-19 12:30:00 to 2015-07-19 13:30:0019Jul2015

Farming the past: behind the scenes in Edwardian, Victorian and Wartime Farms

Sunday, July 19, 2015 - 13:30 to 14:30

Talk by Alex Langlands

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2015-07-19 14:30:00 to 2015-07-19 15:30:0019Jul2015

Alice Roberts, in conversation with John Farren

Sunday, July 19, 2015 - 15:30 to 16:30

If like us, documentaries on archaeology, history and science are your passion, don’t miss this opportunity to get a glimpse behind the camera from two pillars of documentary television.

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2015-07-18 15:00:00 to 2015-07-18 16:00:0018Jul2015

‘An Object that Changed my Life.’

Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 16:00 to 17:00

The second sitting of revealing and entertaining insights from famous archaeologists.

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2016-07-23 09:30:00 to 2016-07-23 10:30:0023Jul2016

What’s in a name? Surnames, genetics and family history by Dr Turi King

Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 10:30 to 11:30

Family history research has recently been given a helping hand in the form of genetic genealogy.

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2016-07-23 11:00:00 to 2016-07-23 12:00:0023Jul2016

The Personal Voice: The archaeology of Ancient Egyptian poetry by Prof Richard Parkinson

Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 12:00 to 13:00

From chat-up lines to royal tragedies, the poems of the Middle Kingdom display a remarkable range of style and tone, and are characterised by a strikingly personal voice.

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2016-07-22 23:00:00 to 2016-07-23 23:00:0023Jul2016

Festival of Archaeology Showground

Saturday, July 23, 2016 to Sunday, July 24, 2016
The grounds of the museum will be packed with archaeology, living history and heritage stands.
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2016-07-23 15:00:00 to 2016-07-23 16:00:0023Jul2016

The Stonehenge hidden landscape project by Prof Vincent Gaffney

Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 16:00 to 17:00

This lecture will reveal some of the many new discoveries made during one of the largest and most detailed geophysical surveys of the landscape around Stonehenge and explain their significance for

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2016-07-23 13:30:00 to 2016-07-23 14:30:0023Jul2016

Ancient Egyptian history: the rise and fall of a great civilisation by Dr Toby Wilkinson

Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 14:30 to 15:30

Ancient Egypt was the world's first nation-state and for over 3000 years it sustained a sophisticated culture, distinctive form of government, and a successful economy that made it the envy of its

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2016-07-24 10:30:00 to 2016-07-24 11:30:0024Jul2016

Mapping Hidden Landscapes: Geophysics in archaeology by Dr Henry Chapman

Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 11:30 to 12:30

Even without digging, geophysics enables us to see the archaeology beneath the ground surface.

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