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2012-10-12 23:00:00 to 2013-01-29 00:00:0013Oct2012

Philip Hughes: Ancient Tracks - from Stonehenge to the Ridgeway

Saturday, October 13, 2012 to Tuesday, January 29, 2013

An exhibition of paintings and drawings that reflect one artist’s travels through the ancient sites of Wiltshire.

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2017-01-14 00:00:00 to 2017-05-12 23:00:0014Jan2017

Rena Gardiner - Artist and Printmaker

Saturday, January 14, 2017 to Saturday, May 13, 2017

Rena Gardiner (1929-99) is best remembered for her guidebooks to historic places, buildings and the countryside which she wrote, illustrated and printed in her cottage in Dorset. Several of them ar

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2013-07-12 23:00:00 to 2014-04-25 23:00:0013Jul2013

Mediolanum: Roman Saintes

Saturday, July 13, 2013 to Saturday, April 26, 2014

To strengthen ties with our twin town of Saintes, we have teamed up with the Musée Archéologique, to bring an exhibition of Roman archaeology to Salisbury. In return Salisbury Museum has sent some of its extensive Stonehenge collection to Saintes.

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2019-06-28 23:00:00 to 2019-09-27 23:00:0029Jun2019

Hoards Exhibition at Brading Roman Villa

Saturday, June 29, 2019 to Saturday, September 28, 2019

Hoards: The Hidden History of Ancient Britain was first shown at the museum in October 2018. This is a partnership exhibition with the British Museum and it is now touring the country.

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2013-01-19 00:00:00 to 2013-07-05 23:00:0019Jan2013

What’s Under Your School?

Saturday, January 19, 2013 to Saturday, July 6, 2013

During 2012 over 40 schools from South Wiltshire, North Dorset and West Hampshire have been helped to explore the history of their school and surroundings.  What’s Under Your School?

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2014-05-28 09:30:00 to 2014-05-28 14:30:0028May2014

Salisbury Museum @ Bemerton

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 10:30 to 15:30

Discover the fun of the circus with a day of free craft activities at Bemerton Heath Centre with Salisbury Museum. Morning session 10.30am to 12.30pm. Afternoon session 1.30pm to 3.30pm.

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2019-12-14 00:00:0014Dec2019

Young Curators Club

Saturday, December 14, 2019

Join us for a fun adventure bringing history to life for 6 - 12 year olds.

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2010-02-19 10:00:00 to 2010-02-19 16:00:0019Feb2010

Make a Mosaic

Friday, February 19, 2010 - 10:00 to 16:00

Led by Joanna Dewfall, these popular workshops are a great opportunity to make a personal, handmade gift. Suitable for 5+ in a family group. Mosaics cost £4-£6.

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2016-09-10 10:00:00 to 2016-09-10 15:00:0010Sep2016

Paint Off!

Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 11:00 to 16:00

Plain Arts Salisbury and the Salisbury Museum welcome you to the 7th annual Paint Off, this year being based at the front of the museum. Painters of all ages and abilities welcome.

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2013-08-13 09:00:00 to 2013-08-13 15:00:0013Aug2013

Discovery Day: Tall Stories

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00

Create and illustrate fantastical stories with storyteller Lizzie Bryant and artist Clare Proctor.

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2009-12-21 11:00:00 to 2009-12-21 15:00:0021Dec2009

Winter Solstice Decorations

Monday, December 21, 2009 - 11:00 to 15:00

Have fun together making traditional scented decorations to celebrate the Winter Solstice on the 21st December.

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2017-09-08 09:00:00 to 2017-09-08 10:30:0008Sep2017

Under Five's Friday: Summer Bugs!

Friday, September 8, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:30

Arty fun for little ones! Join artist Liza Morgan for a morning making bright and beautiful insects to decorate your garden.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2010-10-28 09:00:00 to 2010-10-28 12:00:0028Oct2010

Drumming Workshop with Kaya Drums

Thursday, October 28, 2010 - 10:00 to 13:00

Try something different and be part of a drumming circle. Together you will explore rhythm and percussion and create a performance at the end for family and friends. Suitable for 11-14 year olds.

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2015-09-11 09:00:00 to 2015-09-11 10:30:0011Sep2015

Under Five's Friday: Stones & Bones

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

Become a young archaeologist and make your own fossils and skeletons!

Suitable for 2 - 5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2012-02-14 10:30:00 to 2012-02-14 16:00:0014Feb2012

Half-Term Discovery Day

Tuesday, February 14, 2012 - 10:30 to 16:00

Step back in time to witness the skills of Stone Age tool makers with experts in pre-historic technologies John and Val Lord.

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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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2010-08-24 09:30:00 to 2010-08-24 14:30:0024Aug2010

Art Day - Scrap Animals

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 - 10:30 to 15:30

Summer Family Discovery Day. Art Day - Scrap Animals. Suitable for children age 5+. Children must be accompanied by an adult within all museum activities. Dress for mess. 

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2016-01-08 10:00:00 to 2016-01-08 11:30:0008Jan2016

Under Five's Friday: Snowflakes and Icicles

Friday, January 8, 2016 - 10:00 to 11:30

Join us for some seasonal, arty fun for little ones led by artist Suzie Gutteridge.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2017-03-11 10:30:00 to 2017-03-11 13:00:0011Mar2017

Young Curators Club: Fantastic Fans

Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 10:30 to 13:00

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

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2016-10-08 09:30:00 to 2016-10-08 12:00:0008Oct2016

Young Curators Club: Roman messages

Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 10:30 to 13:00

Join us for a fun adventure bringing history to lif

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