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2015-10-09 23:00:00 to 2016-01-16 00:00:0010Oct2015

John Hinchcliffe - The Definitive Works of a Decorative Artist

Saturday, October 10, 2015 to Saturday, January 16, 2016

In October, The Salisbury Museum will mount the first retrospective exhibition devoted to the life and work of weaver, painter and ceramicist John Hinchcliffe.  Focusing on Hinchcliffe’s experiment

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2013-10-11 23:00:00 to 2014-01-18 00:00:0012Oct2013

Watch this space! Creating the Wessex Gallery

Saturday, October 12, 2013 to Saturday, January 18, 2014

This exhibition showcases objects from the archaeology and Pitt Rivers collections while their permanent home is being redeveloped.

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2009-04-03 23:00:00 to 2009-07-03 23:00:0004Apr2009

The Wonder of Illustration

Saturday, April 4, 2009 to Saturday, July 4, 2009

For the first time, Books Illustrated is exhibiting at Salisbury Museum.

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2014-11-15 00:00:00 to 2015-02-28 00:00:0015Nov2014

Detectorists Finds in the Wessex Gallery

Saturday, November 15, 2014 to Saturday, February 28, 2015

From mid-November 2014 to February 2015, a special case in the Wessex Gallery will display some exceptional objects discovered by members of the public in the Salisbury area.

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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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2014-04-16 09:30:00 to 2014-04-16 14:30:0016Apr2014

Salisbury Museum @ Bemerton

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 10:30 to 15:30

Enjoy a day of free craft activities at Bemerton Heath Centre with Salisbury Museum. Make your own wonderful objects to put into a mini-museum and find out about Victorian explorers.

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2013-02-08 10:00:00 to 2013-02-08 11:30:0008Feb2013

Under Fives Friday

Friday, February 8, 2013 - 10:00 to 11:30

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

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2014-08-20 09:30:00 to 2014-08-20 14:30:0020Aug2014

Salisbury Museum @ Bemerton: Costumes through the ages

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 10:30 to 15:30

Enjoy a day of free craft activities with Salisbury Museum at Bemerton Heath Centre. Create your own costumes and hats and try on replica costumes from the museum.

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2010-02-16 11:00:00 to 2010-02-16 15:00:0016Feb2010

Make a Prehistoric Pot: Family Art Workshop

Tuesday, February 16, 2010 - 11:00 to 15:00

Workshops 11am – 12am and 2pm - 3pm. Get hands on with prehistoric art. Suitable for children aged 5+.

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2014-08-26 13:30:0026Aug2014

Ancient history from before there were books

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 14:30

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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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2013-07-27 09:00:00 to 2013-07-27 15:00:0027Jul2013

Festival of British Archaeology Family Saturday

Saturday, July 27, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00

Archaeology for all: discover whether you have the skills to be an archaeologist; meet our Anglo-Saxon ancestors with living history group Centingas; activities for all the family

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2016-08-08 23:00:0009Aug2016

Tuesday Tales with Jane Hardstaff

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

The museum is thrilled to welcome author Jane Hardstaff, who will be talking about two of her recent books, at the first of our Tuesday Tales.

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2015-12-11 10:00:00 to 2015-12-11 11:30:0011Dec2015

Under Five's Friday: Christmas Magic

Friday, December 11, 2015 - 10:00 to 11:30

Let’s get ready for Christmas with a morning of festive crafts with artist Suzie Gutteridge.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies are welcome.

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2014-10-30 10:00:00 to 2014-10-30 16:00:0030Oct2014

The Big Draw - Wiltshire's Chalk Wonderland

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Join us for a day of drawing and image making with artist Clare Proctor, including the creation of chalk figures in the museum gardens (weather permitting).

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2019-08-06 09:00:00 to 2019-08-06 15:00:0006Aug2019

Summer Discovery Day: Harvest Corn Dollies with Alex Hoare

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00

Drop in and learn how to make a simple corn dolly in the old tradition.  Corn dolly making is an ancient tradition for harvest time, made from the last sheath of corn cut.

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2013-10-11 09:00:00 to 2013-10-11 10:30:0011Oct2013

Under Fives Friday

Friday, October 11, 2013 - 10:00 to 11:30

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

 

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2018-03-09 10:00:00 to 2018-03-09 11:30:0009Mar2018

Under Five's Friday: Exploring Texture with Liza Morgan

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

Why not come and have some multi media, arty fun with Liza Morgan!

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For Families
2009-04-05 23:00:00 to 2009-04-17 23:00:0006Apr2009

Hunt The Hare

Monday, April 6, 2009 to Saturday, April 18, 2009

Hunt the Hare is a family trail helping you explore the many wonderful things in the museum. Find all the hares and collect a prize.

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2011-08-16 09:30:00 to 2011-08-16 14:30:0016Aug2011

Family Discovery Day: Inventions

Tuesday, August 16, 2011 - 10:30 to 15:30

Discover:  Inventions. Explore and create a wacky invention. Drop in. Suitable for all ages.

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