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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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2014-11-15 00:00:00 to 2015-02-28 00:00:0015Nov2014

Detectorists Finds in the Wessex Gallery

Saturday, November 15, 2014 to Saturday, February 28, 2015

From mid-November 2014 to February 2015, a special case in the Wessex Gallery will display some exceptional objects discovered by members of the public in the Salisbury area.

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2014-05-22 23:00:00 to 2014-09-18 23:00:0023May2014

Cecil Beaton at Home - Ashcombe and Reddish

Friday, May 23, 2014 to Friday, September 19, 2014

Salisbury Museum presents an innovative biographical view of legendary designer, photographer and artist, Sir Cecil Beaton, through his two Wiltshire homes. 

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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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2014-08-20 09:30:00 to 2014-08-20 14:30:0020Aug2014

Salisbury Museum @ Bemerton: Costumes through the ages

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 10:30 to 15:30

Enjoy a day of free craft activities with Salisbury Museum at Bemerton Heath Centre. Create your own costumes and hats and try on replica costumes from the museum.

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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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2014-08-26 13:30:0026Aug2014

Ancient history from before there were books

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 14:30

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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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2015-12-11 10:00:00 to 2015-12-11 11:30:0011Dec2015

Under Five's Friday: Christmas Magic

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

Let’s get ready for Christmas with a morning of festive crafts with artist Suzie Gutteridge.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies are 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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2014-10-30 10:00:00 to 2014-10-30 16:00:0030Oct2014

The Big Draw - Wiltshire's Chalk Wonderland

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Join us for a day of drawing and image making with artist Clare Proctor, including the creation of chalk figures in the museum gardens (weather permitting).

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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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2016-08-08 23:00:0009Aug2016

Tuesday Tales with Jane Hardstaff

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

The museum is thrilled to welcome author Jane Hardstaff, who will be talking about two of her recent books, at the first of our Tuesday Tales.

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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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2018-08-21 09:00:00 to 2018-08-21 15:00:0021Aug2018

Discovery Day: Vegetable Prints with artist Alex Hoare

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm

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2011-07-26 09:30:00 to 2011-07-26 14:30:0026Jul2011

Family Discovery Day: Marine Archaeology

Tuesday, July 26, 2011 - 10:30 to 15:30

Discover:  Marine Archaeology. Share stories and make boats with Willie Rambles, the lighthouse keeper,  in his weird and wonderful home.

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