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

Exhibition Talk for ‘Icons of the North Wessex Downs’ by Anna Dillon

Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 14:00 to 15:00

Meet Artist Anna Dillon, who will be delivering talks in the Icons of the North Wess

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Volunteer at Salisbury Museum
2016-07-22 23:00:0023Jul2016

Phil’s Dig

Saturday, July 23, 2016

New this year is a live dig led by well-known archaeologist, Dr Phil Harding, ‘Phil’s Dig’ is a special chance to see archaeology in action. 

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Volunteer at Salisbury Museum
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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Volunteer at Salisbury Museum
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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2015-10-03 14:00:00 to 2015-10-03 15:00:0003Oct2015

Salisbury Fringe at the Museum Part Two: Objects come to life

Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 15:00 to 16:00

As part of the Salisbury Fringe, the Museum opened its doors to aspiring writers on 8 August to come and take inspiration from the collections and write something amazing!

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2019-05-15 09:00:00 to 2019-05-15 15:00:0015May2019

Outing to Fordingbridge and the New Forest with Paul Chapman and Hadrian Cook

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00

A day out inspired by Augustus John and the landscape of the New Forest with art historian Paul Chapman and landscape historian Hadrian Cook.

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2015-05-15 17:30:00 to 2015-05-15 19:30:0015May2015

Museums at Night: The Singular Exploits of Sherlock Holmes

Friday, May 15, 2015 - 18:30 to 20:30

Museums at Night will emerge from the shadows between 13 -16 May 2015, with hundreds of exciting after-hours events taking place across the UK. As part of a dazzling array of special events in unusual spaces, the Salisbury Museum is proud to present Jonathan Goodwin in ‘The Singular Exploits of Sherlock Holmes’ in their suitably gothic Old Chapel.

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2019-07-13 09:00:00 to 2019-07-14 16:00:0013Jul2019

Festival of Archaeology 2019

Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 10:00 to Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 17:00

‘The biggest, oldest, most popular and most diverse…’ That’s how just a handful of the talks could be described at this year’s Festival of Archaeology.

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2015-09-11 17:30:00 to 2015-09-11 19:00:0011Sep2015

Teaching Mr Turner: A talk by artist Tim Wright Fundraising Event

Friday, September 11, 2015 - 18:30 to 20:00

Join us for an evening in the company of Tim Wright a painter, specialising in the figure, based in London.

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2017-05-05 09:30:00 to 2017-05-05 11:30:0005May2017

British Art: Ancient Landscapes - Curator's walk through with Professor Sam Smiles

Friday, May 5, 2017 - 10:30 to 12:30

Professor Sam Smiles will lead an exclusive walk through the ‘British Art: Ancient Landscapes’ exhibition that he has curated for the museum.

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2019-11-28 10:00:00 to 2019-11-28 13:00:0028Nov2019

Experimental Drawing Workshop with Selina Snow

Thursday, November 28, 2019 - 10:00 to 13:00

A workshop led by artist Selina Snow, looking at various experimental methods to make large scale, communal drawings using bamboo canes, brush pens and coloured marker pens.

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2017-03-25 10:30:00 to 2017-03-25 12:30:0025Mar2017

Constable Walks: Step into 'Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows, 1831'

Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 10:30 to 12:30

Blue Badge guides will lead a 1.5 - 2 hour walk, starting in front of the museum at 10.30am and visiting key locations for both John Constable and his legendary painting of Salisbury Cathedral

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2015-09-25 17:30:00 to 2015-09-25 19:00:0025Sep2015

'Making Mr Turner' A discussion with Tim Wright and Dr Jacqueline Riding - Fundraising Event

Friday, September 25, 2015 - 18:30 to 20:00

We are privileged to welcome artist Tim Wright and Historical Consultant and Author Dr Jacqueline Riding, to talk about the making of the film ‘Mr Turner’ directed by Mike Leigh and starring actor

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2019-06-18 23:00:00 to 2019-10-24 23:00:0019Jun2019

cARTes postales - Art on Postcards

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 to Friday, October 25, 2019

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2018-07-20 23:00:00 to 2018-07-21 23:00:0021Jul2018

Festival of Archaeology 2018

Saturday, July 21, 2018 to Sunday, July 22, 2018

Join us for a family-friendly, unique weekend of heritage, archaeology and living history. Now a firm fixture in the museum programme, this will include two days of talks on some of the hottest archaeological topics, which will run quite literally from fact to fiction. The dynamic showground outside will mean fun for archaeology fans of all ages - no spades necessary...

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