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2011-05-22 13:00:00 to 2011-05-22 16:00:0022May2011

Watermeadows Environment Day

Sunday, May 22, 2011 - 14:00 to 17:00

Join us on the watermeadows and make your own Green Man mask using natural and man-made materials. Meet at Fisherton Mill garden on Mill Road. Drop-in activity. All ages welcome.

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2016-02-12 10:00:00 to 2016-02-12 11:30:0012Feb2016

Under Five's Friday: Print & Collage

Friday, February 12, 2016 - 10:00 to 11:30

Arty fun for little ones led by artist Suzie Gutteridge and inspired by the colourful work of John Craxton.

Suitable for 2 - 5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2019-06-14 09:00:00 to 2019-06-14 10:30:0014Jun2019

Under Five's Fridays: Super Art with Liza Morgan

Friday, June 14, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:30

Inspired by the bright and colourful paintings of Augustus John, Liza Morgan has selected some ‘Super Art’ materials for little ones, where it’s all about using bright colours to make a work of art

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2014-04-11 09:00:00 to 2014-04-11 10:30:0011Apr2014

Under Fives Friday

Friday, April 11, 2014 - 10:00 to 11:30

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

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2017-06-10 09:30:00 to 2017-06-10 12:00:0010Jun2017

Young Curators Club: Chivalry School

Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 10:30 to 13:00

Join us for a fun adventure bringing history to life every second Saturd

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2016-03-26 10:00:00 to 2016-03-26 16:00:0026Mar2016

March Madness at the Museum

Saturday, March 26, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00

The Easter Bunny is visiting the Museum chaperoned by a friendly but slightly bonkers character ...The Mad Hatter. They are auditioning for trainee Easter Bunnies.

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2011-02-22 10:30:00 to 2011-02-22 15:30:0022Feb2011

Ancient Britain Discovery Day

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 - 10:30 to 15:30

 

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2012-05-18 17:00:00 to 2012-05-18 20:00:0018May2012

Museums at Night

Friday, May 18, 2012 - 18:00 to 21:00

Discover the delights of Salisbury & South Wiltshire Museum at our 3rd annual Museums at Night event on May 18.

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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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2010-11-13 13:00:00 to 2010-11-13 16:00:0013Nov2010

Family Saturday: Make Your Own Traditional Rhythm Sticks

Saturday, November 13, 2010 - 13:00 to 16:00

Family Saturday. Spend the afternoon every second Saturday of the month enjoying make and take activities at the museum.

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2012-02-16 10:30:00 to 2012-02-16 12:00:0016Feb2012

Bags of Creativity

Thursday, February 16, 2012 - 10:30 to 12:00

Bags of Creativity - a half-term workshop led by artist Suzie Gutteridge. Join us on 16th February for a drop-in workshop and be part of a new art installation at Salisbury Museum.

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2015-05-02 09:00:00 to 2015-05-02 15:00:0002May2015

Living History Day

Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 10:00 to 16:00

Join us for a day of Living History in the company of the Ancient Wessex Network, who will be recreating the past on our back lawn!

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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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2010-04-23 18:30:0023Apr2010

Cathedrals as History: A Thousand Years

Friday, April 23, 2010 - 19:30

A talk by Jon Cannon. Our ancient cathedrals are more than places of worship, more than great works of architecture.

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2017-10-25 17:30:00 to 2017-10-25 19:00:0025Oct2017

The Art of Discworld: An illustrated talk by Terry Pratchett’s artist of choice, Paul Kidby

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 18:30 to 20:00

Paul Kidby is best known for being the ‘artist of choice’ for award-winning writer, the late Sir Terry Pratchett, who passed away in 2015.  Paul has designed the ‘Discworld’ book jackets since 2002

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2014-12-09 19:30:0009Dec2014

Old Sarum: Reconstructing a lost Wiltshire Masterpiece

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 19:30

The Cathedral at Old Sarum ceased to be a place of worship almost 800 years ago and the building today is simply a series of marks in the ground. But hundreds of fragments in the museum store and in English Heritage’s stone store suggest that by the mid 12th century the cathedral was a magnificent tribute to its powerful patron Bishop Roger of Salisbury.

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2015-06-03 17:30:0003Jun2015

J M W Turner: His Life and Masterworks

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 18:30
A Lecture by Eric Shanes.  In this talk, Eric Shanes will put Turner's achievement within its cultural, painterly and biographical context. 
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2014-05-08 17:30:0008May2014

Life in the House of Lords

Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 18:30

Michael Dobbs is most famous for writing The House of Cards for television but has gone on to write books about Prime Ministers, Kings and the Dalai Lama.

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2017-07-06 17:30:00 to 2017-07-06 19:00:0006Jul2017

The Draw of the Ancient Landscape - A talk with Anna and Patrick Dillon

Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 18:30 to 20:00

The landscape of the Wessex Chalklands with its prehistoric monuments is a frequent theme in Modernist British painting, notably through the work of Paul Nash, Eric Ravilious and John Piper.

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2010-11-09 19:30:0009Nov2010

A Celtic feast: the tale of the Chiseldon cauldrons

Tuesday, November 9, 2010 - 19:30

A talk by Dr Andrew Fitzpatrick, Head of Communications, Wessex Archaeology.

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