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2017-12-09 10:00:00 to 2017-12-09 16:00:0009Dec2017

Terry Pratchett: HisWorld in Building Bricks!

Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00

LEGO® bricks return to the museum - this time to celebrate the ‘Terry Pratchett: HisWorld’ exhibition.

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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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2013-06-14 09:00:00 to 2013-06-14 10:30:0014Jun2013

Under Fives Friday

Friday, June 14, 2013 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities. The theme for the June event is "Magical Stones". Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.

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2011-08-16 09:30:00 to 2011-08-16 14:30:0016Aug2011

Family Discovery Day: Inventions

Tuesday, August 16, 2011 - 10:30 to 15:30

Discover:  Inventions. Explore and create a wacky invention. Drop in. Suitable for all ages.

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2013-08-07 09:30:00 to 2013-08-07 15:30:0007Aug2013

Wessex Wednesday: Oranges and Apples

Wednesday, August 7, 2013 - 10:30 to 16:30

Chris Bennett from Orange Apples will be telling silly stories and funny folktales from history. Suitable for ages 5 to adult.

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2009-10-29 10:00:00 to 2009-10-29 16:00:0029Oct2009

Freaky Faces

Thursday, October 29, 2009 - 10:00 to 16:00

10.00–12.00 & 2.00–4.00. Make a unique Halloween mask / headdress using natural, recycled and modeling materials. The museum has plenty of freaky faces to inspire you!

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2012-11-05 20:15:0005Nov2012

Family Discovery Day

Monday, November 5, 2012 - 20:15

Family Discovery Day. This will be at the Greencroft, not at the Museum,  as part of the Salisbury Arts Festival Big Play Day.

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2015-11-13 10:00:00 to 2015-11-13 11:30:0013Nov2015

Under Five's Friday: Remember, remember...

Friday, November 13, 2015 - 10:00 to 11:30

...the 5th November. Enjoy a morning of Bonfire Night inspired crafts with artist Suzie Gutteridge.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies are welcome.

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2017-06-10 09:30:00 to 2017-06-10 12:00:0010Jun2017

Young Curators Club: Chivalry School

Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 10:30 to 13:00

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

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2014-10-29 10:30:00 to 2014-10-29 15:30:0029Oct2014

The Big Draw @ Bemerton

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 10:30 to 15:30

Join artist Susan Francis at the Bemerton Heath Centre for a day of free drawing and image making. Morning session 10.30am to 12.30pm. Afternoon session 1.30 to 3.30pm.

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2016-03-26 10:00:00 to 2016-03-26 16:00:0026Mar2016

March Madness at the Museum

Saturday, March 26, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00

The Easter Bunny is visiting the Museum chaperoned by a friendly but slightly bonkers character ...The Mad Hatter. They are auditioning for trainee Easter Bunnies.

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2018-07-31 09:00:00 to 2018-07-31 15:00:0031Jul2018

Discovery Day: Drumming Workshop with Kaya Drums

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm

The first of our Summer Discovery Days sees us welcoming back Kaya Drums for a drumming workshop, where everyone can have a go. 

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2019-09-13 09:00:00 to 2019-09-13 10:30:0013Sep2019

Under Five's Friday: Playsongs Plus with Nickie and Gill

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:30

Back by popular demand - a morning of singing and dancing along with Nickie and Gill from Playsongs Plus!

There will be two sessions 10am – 10.40am and 10.50am – 11.30am

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2019-03-23 14:30:00 to 2019-03-23 16:00:0023Mar2019

Landscape and Melody: Captain Swing and the Blacksmith - A talk by Beatrice Parvin

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 14:30 to 16:00

Beatrice Parvin’s novel Captain Swing and the Blacksmith is set in Wiltshire in the 1840s. It tells the story of working people through the land they toiled and the songs they sang.

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2010-06-11 09:00:00 to 2010-06-11 10:30:0011Jun2010

Under Fives Friday

Friday, June 11, 2010 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities every 2nd Friday of the month. The theme for the June event will be "Bodies and Bones". Suitable  for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.

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2015-04-07 09:00:00 to 2015-04-07 15:00:0007Apr2015

Discovery Day: Adventure in Tudor Salisbury

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 10:00 to 16:00

Travel back to Tudor Salisbury and discover the amazing stories of Elizabeth I and Sir Walter Raleigh with this day of craft activities and storytelling.

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2014-04-15 09:00:00 to 2014-04-15 15:00:0015Apr2014

Cabinets of Curiosities

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Create your own cabinet of curiosities with artist Susan Francis and discover the fun of collecting. Create your own weird & wonderful objects to put into a mini-museum.

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2013-02-12 10:00:00 to 2013-02-12 16:00:0012Feb2013

Discover Mosaics

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00

Join us for a day of activities for all the family. Help Joanna Dewfall create a new mosaic that will go on display in the museum.

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2019-02-08 10:00:00 to 2019-02-08 11:30:0008Feb2019

Under Five's Friday with Liza Morgan

Friday, February 8, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:30

Forget the winter blues and join artist Liza Morgan for colourful, inspired and creative fun for little ones.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2010-04-10 12:00:00 to 2010-04-10 15:00:0010Apr2010

Fantastic Fossils

Saturday, April 10, 2010 - 13:00 to 16:00

Family Saturday. Fantastic Fossils. Discover how fossils are made and make your own collection of fossils to take home. Suitable for children aged 5+. Dress for mess.

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