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2010-08-17 09:30:00 to 2010-08-17 14:30:0017Aug2010

Science Day - Build a Sun Dial

Tuesday, August 17, 2010 - 10:30 to 15:30

Summer Family Discovery Day. Science Day - Build a Sun Dial. Suitable for children age 5+.

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2014-08-28 09:00:00 to 2014-08-28 15:00:0028Aug2014

Norman Shields

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Designing shields for the storming Normans with Charlotte Wirdnam. Come and create and walk away ready for battle against the Saxons. It might get messy!

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2014-10-28 10:00:00 to 2014-10-28 16:00:0028Oct2014

Salisbury's Great War

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

First World War living history - meet the soldiers who went to war and the women on the home front. Make and take activities include trench periscopes and tanks.

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2018-03-30 09:00:00 to 2018-04-14 16:00:0030Mar2018

Easter Trail at the Museum

Friday, March 30, 2018 - 10:00 to Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 17:00

There will be an eggy-tastic Easter Trail running all through the school holidays at the museum. Come and follow the clues, find the answers and win a chocolate Easter egg!

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2012-11-09 10:00:00 to 2012-11-09 11:30:0009Nov2012

Under Fives Friday

Friday, November 9, 2012 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities.  The theme for November is "Light Fantastic."  

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

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2016-12-09 10:00:00 to 2016-12-09 11:30:0009Dec2016

Under Five's Friday: It's Christmas!

Friday, December 9, 2016 - 10:00 to 11:30

Festive, arty fun for little ones! Come and join the fun with artist Suzie Gutteridge.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2018-07-31 09:00:00 to 2018-07-31 15:00:0031Jul2018

Discovery Day: Drumming Workshop with Kaya Drums

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm

The first of our Summer Discovery Days sees us welcoming back Kaya Drums for a drumming workshop, where everyone can have a go. 

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2010-06-12 12:00:00 to 2010-06-12 15:00:0012Jun2010

Face to Face: 3D Modelling

Saturday, June 12, 2010 - 13:00 to 16:00

Family Saturday. Face to Face: 3D Modelling. All ages welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult within all museum activities.

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2016-06-11 09:30:00 to 2016-06-11 12:00:0011Jun2016

Young Curators Club: Design your own museum case

Saturday, June 11, 2016 - 10:30 to 13:00

Join us for a fun adventure bringing history to lif

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2015-04-10 09:00:00 to 2015-04-10 10:30:0010Apr2015

Under Fives Friday: The Tudors are Coming

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

Discover the amazing world of the Tudors in Salisbury. Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.  In the meetings room on the first floor (access by stairs only).

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2011-04-19 09:30:00 to 2011-04-19 14:30:0019Apr2011

Family Discovery Day: Discover the Romans

Tuesday, April 19, 2011 - 10:30 to 15:30

Family Discovery Day. Try writing the Roman way with your own wax tablet or using Roman ink. Make a Roman brooch or your own Roman board game.

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2012-07-31 09:00:00 to 2012-07-31 14:30:0031Jul2012

Olympic Discovery Day

Tuesday, July 31, 2012 - 10:00 to 15:30

Summer Discovery Day. A family fun day of Olympic-themed arts and crafts with sessions led by local artists Susan Francis and Clare Proctor.

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2017-02-17 00:00:00 to 2017-02-18 00:00:0017Feb2017

Coo Var Glow Wall

Friday, February 17, 2017 to Saturday, February 18, 2017

Come and paint with light as The Salisbury Museum is proud to announce the first opportunity to try out the Coo Var Glow Wall - the biggest glow wall in England!

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2019-03-23 14:30:00 to 2019-03-23 16:00:0023Mar2019

Landscape and Melody: Captain Swing and the Blacksmith - A talk by Beatrice Parvin

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 14:30 to 16:00

Beatrice Parvin’s novel Captain Swing and the Blacksmith is set in Wiltshire in the 1840s. It tells the story of working people through the land they toiled and the songs they sang.

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2010-04-13 09:30:00 to 2010-04-13 14:30:0013Apr2010

Dig up a Dinosaur and Make a Fossil Necklace

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 - 10:30 to 15:30

Create your own mini archaeological dig for friends to try, or make a beautiful ammonite necklace. Suitable for children aged 4+. The younger the child, the more adult support required.

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2015-04-07 09:00:00 to 2015-04-07 15:00:0007Apr2015

Discovery Day: Adventure in Tudor Salisbury

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 10:00 to 16:00

Travel back to Tudor Salisbury and discover the amazing stories of Elizabeth I and Sir Walter Raleigh with this day of craft activities and storytelling.

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2012-12-15 00:00:0015Dec2012

The Magic of Christmas

Saturday, December 15, 2012

The Magic of Christmas. A festive extravaganza at The King's House launches a week* of free entry to Salisbury Museum in the run-up to Christmas.

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2014-04-15 09:00:00 to 2014-04-15 15:00:0015Apr2014

Cabinets of Curiosities

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Create your own cabinet of curiosities with artist Susan Francis and discover the fun of collecting. Create your own weird & wonderful objects to put into a mini-museum.

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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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2012-04-13 09:00:00 to 2012-04-13 10:30:0013Apr2012

Under Fives Friday

Friday, April 13, 2012 - 10:00 to 11:30

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

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