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2014-10-22 17:00:0022Oct2014

‘Helping the war effort’ - aspects of life in Salisbury during World War One

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 18:00

How did Salisbury cope with WW1?  Ruth Newman, a highly respected local historian, will talk about the effect of the war on the civilians of the city

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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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2009-10-13 18:30:0013Oct2009

Silbury Hill: The Archaeology of a Monumental Mound

Tuesday, October 13, 2009 - 19:30

Silbury Hill: the archaeology of a monumental mound

A talk by Jim Leary , Archaeologist, English Heritage.

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2019-02-13 18:30:00 to 2019-02-13 20:00:0013Feb2019

Finding Nero (and other Roman Emperors): Establishing Identity in Romano-British Sculpture - A talk by Dr Miles Russell

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 18:30 to 20:00

Although Britain was part of the Roman Empire for nearly four centuries, the apparent absence of portrait sculpture here stands in marked contrast to other western Roman provinces.

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2013-10-30 10:30:00 to 2013-10-30 15:30:0030Oct2013

Big Draw @ Bemerton

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 10:30 to 15:30

Join artist Susan Francis for Draw Tomorrow - Salisbury Museum's Big Draw event at the Bemerton Heath Centre.

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2015-04-04 09:00:00 to 2015-04-04 15:00:0004Apr2015

Easter Eggstravaganza!

Saturday, April 4, 2015 - 10:00 to 16:00

Join us for a day of eggstraordinary Easter family fun with ‘Eggs on Legs’ appearing with their very own chef and cracking jokes at 11am, 12pm and 2pm. Storytelling with Jo at 11.30am and 2pm.

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2009-05-31 10:00:00 to 2009-05-31 14:00:0031May2009

Special Free Opening: Alice's Tea Party

Sunday, May 31, 2009 - 11:00 to 15:00

Special free opening, including entry into The Wonder of Illustration exhibition and to Alice’s Tea Party on the back lawn.

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2014-04-09 09:30:00 to 2014-04-09 15:30:0009Apr2014

Salisbury Museum @ Bemerton

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 10:30 to 16:30

Enjoy a day of free craft activities at Bemerton Heath Centre with Salisbury Museum. Create your own printed posters, collages & sketchbooks. Morning session 10.30am to 12.30pm.

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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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2016-08-16 09:00:00 to 2016-08-16 15:00:0016Aug2016

Summer Discovery Day with artist Louise Luton

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00

A day of drop in, creative workshops with artist Louise Luton and inspired by the stories of Emma Carroll. Workshops will run from 10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm.

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2014-08-14 09:00:00 to 2014-08-14 15:00:0014Aug2014

Mysteries of the Middle Stone Age

Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Drop in to try your hand at Stone Age mask and pendant making with Chris Elmer and help to create a giant 'hunt the elk' game for all to play.

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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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2015-08-14 09:00:00 to 2015-08-14 10:30:0014Aug2015

Under Five's Friday: Paints & Pastels

Friday, August 14, 2015 - 10:00 to 11:30

Spend a morning drawing and painting, creating pieces that Turner would have been proud of. Your chance to make a mini-masterpiece!

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2013-05-17 17:00:00 to 2013-05-17 20:00:0017May2013

Museums at Night: Music for All

Friday, May 17, 2013 - 18:00 to 21:00

§ Teasing the Cat folk group – 6pm (front of museum); 7.30pm & 8.30pm mini ceilidhs.

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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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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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2013-05-28 09:00:00 to 2013-05-28 15:00:0028May2013

Discovery Day

Tuesday, May 28, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00

Storytelling with Lizzie Bryant 10.30am; 12noon; 2pm. Arts & Crafts – drop-in activities from 10am to 1pm and 1.30pm to 4pm. Mask-making and sketchbook making.

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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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2016-03-11 10:00:00 to 2016-03-11 11:30:0011Mar2016

Under Five's Friday: Mad March Hares

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

Seasonal art fun for little ones inspired by the work of sculptor, Sophie Ryder. Join artist Suzie Gutteridge for a fun morning of colouring and making.

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