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2019-07-30 09:00:00 to 2019-07-30 15:00:0030Jul2019

Summer Discovery Day: The Museum of You with Sophia Sample

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00

For the first of our Summer Discovery Days, become a curator and design 'The Museum of You!’ Cut, stick and colour to create your own cabinet of curiosities with artist Sophia Sample.

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2011-08-02 09:30:00 to 2011-08-02 14:30:0002Aug2011

Family Discovery Day: Ancient Hunters

Tuesday, August 2, 2011 - 10:30 to 15:30

Discover:  Ancient Hunters. Make sling shots and spears and practice your best shot. Drop in. Suitable for all ages.

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2009-05-09 10:00:0009May2009

Museum Explorer

Saturday, May 9, 2009 - 11:00

Workshops 11.00-12.30 and 2.00-3.30.
Handle some amazing and unusual objects and create a special "lift the flap" book to take home.

Workshop for 4+ in family groups.

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2018-08-06 23:00:0007Aug2018

Discovery Day: Make Wartime Toys with Scrapstore

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm

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2017-05-19 17:00:00 to 2017-05-19 19:00:0019May2017

Museums at Night: Great Battles with Greg Chapman

Friday, May 19, 2017 - 18:00 to 20:00

History comes to life for Museums at Night with the amazing Greg Chapman. Back by popular demand, historical entertainer Greg will re-enact some of history’s greatest battles on our back lawn!

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2019-11-08 10:00:00 to 2019-11-08 11:30:0008Nov2019

Under Five's Friday: Sparkle and Shine!

Friday, November 8, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:30

A super-shiny Under Five's session, with the chance to make glittery firework pictures, sparklers, Roman candles, Catherine wheels and a sparkly firework crown!

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2014-07-30 09:00:00 to 2014-07-30 14:00:0030Jul2014

Salisbury Museum @ Bemerton: Summer Fun

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 10:00 to 15:00

Build your own siege machines and storm a medieval castle with a day of free craft activities at Sarum Academy with Salisbury Museum. Morning session 10.00am to 12.00noon.

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2010-04-06 09:30:00 to 2010-04-06 14:30:0006Apr2010

Design a Dinosaur

Tuesday, April 6, 2010 - 10:30 to 15:30

Create your own imaginative creature from the past using a range of modelling materials. Suitable for children aged 4+. The younger the child, the more adult support required.

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2010-10-28 09:00:00 to 2010-10-28 12:00:0028Oct2010

Drumming Workshop with Kaya Drums

Thursday, October 28, 2010 - 10:00 to 13:00

Try something different and be part of a drumming circle. Together you will explore rhythm and percussion and create a performance at the end for family and friends. Suitable for 11-14 year olds.

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2015-08-24 23:00:0025Aug2015

Discovery Day with artist Charlotte Moreton

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Enjoy our last Discovery Day of the summer with artist Charlotte Moreton. This is your chance to  join in and make a HUGE sky painting inspired by Turner and his paintings of storms and sunsets.

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2012-02-14 10:30:00 to 2012-02-14 16:00:0014Feb2012

Half-Term Discovery Day

Tuesday, February 14, 2012 - 10:30 to 16:00

Step back in time to witness the skills of Stone Age tool makers with experts in pre-historic technologies John and Val Lord.

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2010-02-12 10:00:00 to 2010-02-12 11:30:0012Feb2010

Under Fives Friday

Friday, February 12, 2010 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities every 2nd Friday of the month. The theme for the February event will be "Feathers and Fins".

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2016-10-24 23:00:0025Oct2016

Big Draw October Half Term - Talkaoke: The Sky's the Limit!

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Join us for a completely unique day of creative workshops as Talkaoke comes to the museum.

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2010-08-24 09:30:00 to 2010-08-24 14:30:0024Aug2010

Art Day - Scrap Animals

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 - 10:30 to 15:30

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

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2019-04-12 09:00:00 to 2019-04-12 10:30:0012Apr2019

Under Five's Friday: Play with Clay!

Friday, April 12, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:30

Come and play with clay! Stonehenge Pottery is coming to the museum for some fun Easter ceramics. Join in making Easter eggs, chicks, bunnies and decorations!

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2013-08-21 09:30:00 to 2013-08-21 15:30:0021Aug2013

Wessex Wednesday: Storytelling with Mike O’Leary

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 - 10:30 to 16:30

Delve into the mysteries of the past with Mike O'Leary. Suitable for all ages. Start times: 10.30am;  11.30am, 12.30pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm.

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2014-12-12 10:00:00 to 2014-12-12 11:30:0012Dec2014

Under Fives Friday

Friday, December 12, 2014 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities.  The theme for December is "Magical Christmas."  Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.

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2018-02-09 10:00:00 to 2018-02-09 11:30:0009Feb2018

Under Five's Friday: Birds

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

February Under Five's Friday and its all about the birds! Come and make beautiful birds with the team.

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2016-11-11 10:00:00 to 2016-11-11 11:30:0011Nov2016

Under Five's Friday: Celebrating Light

Friday, November 11, 2016 - 10:00 to 11:30

Arty fun for little ones! Join us for a creative session all about celebrating light, led by artist Suzie Gutteridge.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2016-01-09 10:30:00 to 2016-01-09 13:00:0009Jan2016

Young Curators Club: Design your own poster

Saturday, January 9, 2016 - 10:30 to 13:00

Join us for a fun adventure bringing history to life in our new Young Curators Club.

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