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2018-04-18 09:00:00 to 2018-04-18 15:00:0018Apr2018

Finding Pitt-Rivers: Study Day

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

Join museum Director Adrian Green to discover more about the extraordinary life of General Augustus Henry Lane Fox Pitt-Rivers (1827 – 1900).

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2015-07-07 09:30:00 to 2015-07-07 14:30:0007Jul2015

Artist Workshop: Light & Atmosphere: A day of sketching and painting clouds

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 10:30 to 15:30

A day course looking at how to paint clouds in watercolour with artist Claire Thomas.

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2015-09-11 23:00:0012Sep2015

Turner Paint Off with Plain Arts Salisbury

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Come and discover your inner artist at the Turner Paint Off.

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2017-01-28 10:00:00 to 2017-01-28 11:30:0028Jan2017

Fundraising Event: Ebb and Flow - A Winter Water Meadows Walk

Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:30

Meet at Rose Cottage, Town Path, Salisbury SP2 8EU (by the bridge over the radial gates leading to the Old Mill pub at West Harnham)

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2020-10-21 09:00:00 to 2020-10-21 10:30:0021Oct2020

Behind the Scenes Tour

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 10:00 to 11:30

This exclusive tour takes place when the museum is closed to the public, and offers a unique insight into some of the museum's highlights, as well as many lesser-known but equally fascinating objects which are normally hidden away.

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2019-05-06 09:00:00 to 2019-05-06 16:00:0006May2019

Phil's Dig

Monday, May 6, 2019 - 10:00 to 17:00

Come and experience a live dig at the museum with Dr Phil Harding and Lorraine Mepham from Wessex Archaeology.

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2016-03-09 18:30:00 to 2016-03-09 20:00:0009Mar2016

An evening with Gambling Archaeologist, Tim FitzHigham

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 18:30 to 20:00

The Salisbury Museum is thrilled to welcome award-winning comedian, author, world record holder and gambling archaeologist, Tim FitzHigham for an evening of amazing anecdotes.

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2018-04-28 13:30:00 to 2018-04-28 15:00:0028Apr2018

Rejouissance: Members of Salisbury Baroque in Concert

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 14:30 to 16:00

In the tranquil setting of our Lecture Hall, join us for an afternoon of Baroque music performed by members of Salisbury Baroque. The ticket price includes tea and biscuits.

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2017-04-18 13:00:00 to 2017-04-18 15:00:0018Apr2017

Rena Gardiner at Salisbury Cathedral: A walk with Specialist Guides

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 14:00 to 16:00

Using Rena Gardiner’s ‘History at Salisbury Cathedral’ guide book as inspiration, join two specialist Cathedral guides for a unique visit to Salisbury Cathedral.

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2015-07-23 09:30:00 to 2015-07-23 14:30:0023Jul2015

Artist Workshop: Under the influence of Turner

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 10:30 to 15:30

A workshop let by artist Ann Hopkins to enable participants to make a painting based on ideas found in Turner’s work.

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2017-09-23 13:30:00 to 2017-09-23 14:30:0023Sep2017

Building a World with Terry Pratchett: A talk by Stephen Briggs

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 14:30 to 15:30

Stephen Briggs and Terry Pratchett played together on Discworld for 25 years. They built a city on a brownfield site, then mapped a world to put it onto.

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2015-10-02 17:30:00 to 2015-10-02 19:00:0002Oct2015

The Deverill Villa: A talk by David Roberts

Friday, October 2, 2015 - 18:30 to 20:00

Archaeologists from Historic England and the PASt Landscapes project (based at Salisbury Museum) have recently investigated a major new Roman villa discovered in south-west Wiltshire.

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2020-10-21 13:00:00 to 2020-10-21 14:30:0021Oct2020

Behind the Scenes Tour

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 14:00 to 15:30

This exclusive tour takes place when the museum is closed to the public, and offers a unique insight into some of the museum's highlights, as well as many lesser-known but equally fascinating objects which are normally hidden away.

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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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2019-11-06 10:30:00 to 2019-12-04 13:00:0006Nov2019

Post-War Painting 1970 - 2000: Art History Course with Paul Chapman

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 10:30 to Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 13:00

Wednesdays 6, 13, 20 and 27 November and 4 December

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2015-09-01 09:30:00 to 2015-09-01 14:30:0001Sep2015

Artist Workshop: Looking Through

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 - 10:30 to 15:30

Using the ‘Turner’s Wessex’ exhibition as a starting point, artist Louise Luton will lead a workshop looking at key aspects of Turner’s work.

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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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2015-10-22 17:30:00 to 2015-10-22 19:00:0022Oct2015

Monarchs, Monks and Boudoirs: The history of drinking chocolate - A talk by Rosemary Pemberton

Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 18:30 to 20:00

Rosemary has been studying the history of chocolate drinking for a number of years.

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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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