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2013-04-18 17:00:0018Apr2013

Rex Whistler: A Closer Look

Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 18:00

 A  lecture by Nikki Frater. 6.00 pm drinks, 6.45 pm talk.

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2011-03-08 19:30:0008Mar2011

Trusting the Ground with the Treasure of Warriors: Digging the Staffordshire Hoard

Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 19:30

A talk by Stephen Dean, County Archaeologist for Staffordshire. The Staffordshire Hoard is quite simply a singular assemblage of Anglo-Saxon treasure the like of which has never before been seen.

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2017-11-01 10:30:00 to 2017-11-29 13:00:0001Nov2017

British Painting Between the Wars: An Art History Course with Paul Chapman

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 10:30 to Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 13:00

Wednesdays 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 November, 10.30am - 1pm

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2012-03-13 19:30:0013Mar2012

The more you dig, the less you know: Devilish Mysteries at the former MoD Estate Offices, Durrington

Tuesday, March 13, 2012 - 19:30

A talk by Andy Manning, Wessex Archaeology. Recent fieldwork by Wessex Archaeology in late 2010 and 2011 on the site of the former MoD estate offices has uncovered something of a mystery.

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2017-01-12 18:30:00 to 2017-01-12 20:00:0012Jan2017

A Reassessment of Constable's Paradoxical Rainbow: A talk by Professor John Thornes

Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 18:30 to 20:00

John Constable’s powers of observation and thirst for meteorological knowledge propelled him to paint more natural-looking skies than most other English artists before or since.

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2019-07-13 09:30:00 to 2019-07-13 10:30:0013Jul2019

Festival Talk - Mary-Ann Ochota: Hidden Histories: A Spotter's Guide to the British Landscape

Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 10:30 to 11:30

Wherever you go in Britain there’s history woven into the landscape around you – in the shape of a field, the wall of a cottage, a standing stone or churchyard, even in the grass under your feet.

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2010-09-14 18:30:0014Sep2010

Surveying Historic Buildings: the changing techniques and use of 3d imagery in building recording

Tuesday, September 14, 2010 - 19:30

A talk by Robin Ault, Building Surveyor, Downland Partnership. In recent years there have been dramatic changes in the way we measure and record historic buildings.

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2015-05-07 17:30:0007May2015

Catherine the Great, Wedgwood and the Frog Service

Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 18:30

A lecture by Deborah Lambert. Salisbury Museum’s exceptional Wedgwood collection contains a ‘Frog’ plate from the service commissioned by Catherine the Great.

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2017-05-11 17:30:00 to 2017-05-11 19:00:0011May2017

An English Arcadia: Edith Olivier and Rex Whistler in Wiltshire - A talk by Anna Thomasson

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 18:30 to 20:00

Whistler was 19 and a rising star of the art world when he met Olivier, a 51-year-old spinster, in 1925. Together, they embarked on a friendship that would transform their lives.

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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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2010-01-09 13:00:00 to 2010-01-09 16:00:0009Jan2010

Pantomime Puppets

Saturday, January 9, 2010 - 13:00 to 16:00

Turn your favourite fairy tale characters into puppets and perform your own show with a shoe box theatre. Great activity for a group of friends.

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2014-09-12 09:00:00 to 2014-09-12 10:30:0012Sep2014

Under Fives Friday

Friday, September 12, 2014 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities.  The theme for September is "Fun with Felt."  Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.
 

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2012-02-17 11:00:00 to 2012-02-17 16:00:0017Feb2012

Stone Age Arts & Crafts

Friday, February 17, 2012 - 11:00 to 16:00

Drop-in to the museum for a day of hands-on activities related to Stone Age arts and crafts. Take inspiration from the Surviving Stone Age Exhibition and our pre-history galleries.

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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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2014-10-29 13:00:00 to 2014-10-29 13:45:0029Oct2014

Music from the First World War

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 13:00 to 13:45

Join us a for a short concert by the string quartet of Canada’s National Arts Centre Orchestra.

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2011-10-25 09:00:00 to 2011-10-25 15:00:0025Oct2011

Drawing on Salisbury: A Storytelling Festival

Tuesday, October 25, 2011 - 10:00 to 16:00

Illustration workshops with renowned children’s author Shoo Rayner, bring traditional tales to life with Treehouse Theatre, and enjoy hands-on, interactive storytelling with Lizzie Bryant, plus ske

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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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2019-07-05 09:00:00 to 2019-07-05 10:30:0005Jul2019

Under Five's Friday: Dig it! Create an Archaeologist's Kit with artist Clare Spender

Friday, July 5, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:30

Join us for a morning of archaeology hunting and creating.  Get ready to make your own archaeologist hunting kit to find your own objects.

Suitable for 2 - 5 year olds. Babies welcome

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2018-06-08 09:00:00 to 2018-06-08 10:30:0008Jun2018

Under Five's Friday: Making toys from the past with Liza Morgan

Friday, June 8, 2018 - 10:00 to 11:30

Come and join the creative fun with artist Liza Morgan and explore making toys from the past. Choo, choo!

Suitable for 2 - 5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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