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2019-09-20 23:00:00 to 2020-01-04 00:00:0021Sep2019

Ann-Marie James - Alchemy: Artefacts Reimagined

Saturday, September 21, 2019 to Saturday, January 4, 2020

The Wessex Museums Partnership invited Ann-Marie James to explore Salisbury Museum’s collections and those of our three partner museums (Dorset Museum

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2012-01-14 00:00:00 to 2012-04-13 23:00:0014Jan2012

Landscapes of Thomas Hardy’s Wessex: Works by Dave Gunning, David Inshaw and Rob Pountney

Saturday, January 14, 2012 to Saturday, April 14, 2012

A collaboration between three artists who have depicted the dramatic landscapes and ancient archaeological sites of Hardy’s Wessex landscape.

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2011-09-30 23:00:00 to 2012-01-07 00:00:0001Oct2011

Drawing on Salisbury: Jim Smith’s Frog Band Illustrations

Saturday, October 1, 2011 to Saturday, January 7, 2012

Delve into the adventurous world of Alphonse le Flic, eminent detective, and his escapades involving the Frog Band, a musical group of merry frogs.

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2019-11-11 00:00:00 to 2020-01-11 00:00:0011Nov2019

Rex Whistler - Ulysses' Farewell to Penelope

Monday, November 11, 2019 to Saturday, January 11, 2020
We are delighted to have on loan this recently discovered lost masterpiece by Rex Whistler.
 
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2019-02-19 00:00:00 to 2019-07-17 23:00:0019Feb2019

Wessex Plinth: Leaf Man by Laurence Edwards

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 to Thursday, July 18, 2019

In partnership with Messums, Wiltshire, we welcome a new sculpture to the ‘Wessex Plinth’ at the front of the museum.

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2014-09-12 23:00:00 to 2015-02-07 00:00:0013Sep2014

Teresa Whitfield: Drawing Museum Lace - An Unexpected Look

Saturday, September 13, 2014 to Saturday, February 7, 2015

Teresa Whitfield’s highly detailed lace drawings occupy an unusual space between reality and fiction.  Characterised by a close resemblance to real fabric, the work references a time before the ind

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2009-10-16 23:00:00 to 2010-01-06 00:00:0017Oct2009

Fountains of Light

Saturday, October 17, 2009 to Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Just in time for Guy Fawkes night, this exhibition explores the science and history behind Wiltshire-based company Pains Fireworks.

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2018-08-31 23:00:00 to 2019-02-16 00:00:0001Sep2018

Anello Flow: An Exhibition by Almuth Tebbenhoff

Saturday, September 1, 2018 to Saturday, February 16, 2019

The work Anello Flow by Almuth Tebbenhoff currently on display outside on the ‘Wessex Plinth’, is part of a wider programme to showcase the best in contemporary sculpture at the museum.

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2019-10-11 23:00:00 to 2020-01-11 00:00:0012Oct2019

Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2019

Saturday, October 12, 2019 to Saturday, January 11, 2020

The Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize, formerly the Jerwood Drawing Prize, is the largest and longest-running annual open exhibition for drawing in the UK.

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2010-05-20 23:00:00 to 2010-06-04 23:00:0021May2010

Tania Kovats: Small Finds

Friday, May 21, 2010 to Saturday, June 5, 2010

Small Finds is a series of drawings by Tania Kovats recently acquired for the Arts Council Collection alongside a range of objects from the Museum of the White Horse.

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2013-02-15 10:00:00 to 2013-02-15 16:00:0015Feb2013

Behind the scenes with Operation Nightingale

Friday, February 15, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00

 A one day exhibition and activities telling the story of the archaeological dig by soldiers from The Rifles who uncovered a Saxon burial ground on Salisbury Plain.

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2010-10-19 23:00:00 to 2011-01-15 00:00:0020Oct2010

Walls of Sound

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 to Saturday, January 15, 2011

Salisbury’s recent past lays claim to a thriving music scene and attracted top name stars who played its numerous venues.

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2014-02-05 00:00:00 to 2014-02-22 00:00:0005Feb2014

Salisbury Great War Exhibition by Richard Broadhead

Wednesday, February 5, 2014 to Saturday, February 22, 2014

The Salisbury Great War Exhibition tells the story of the Great War through the experiences of over 600 casualties who fell from the city and the surrounding villages.

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2009-05-31 10:00:00 to 2009-05-31 14:00:0031May2009

Special Free Opening: Alice's Tea Party

Sunday, May 31, 2009 - 11:00 to 15:00

Special free opening, including entry into The Wonder of Illustration exhibition and to Alice’s Tea Party on the back lawn.

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2010-08-04 23:00:00 to 2011-04-29 23:00:0005Aug2010

Salisbury in Detail

Thursday, August 5, 2010 to Saturday, April 30, 2011

"Salisbury in Detail" exhibits a selection of images which together offer a photographic portrait of the city, from historic core to outskirts.

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2019-01-19 00:00:00 to 2019-05-03 23:00:0019Jan2019

The Origins of Photography in Salisbury 1839 - 1919

Saturday, January 19, 2019 to Saturday, May 4, 2019

This exhibition provides an overview of the rise of photography in Salisbury during the first decade or so of the medium’s existence up to the end of the First World War.

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2014-10-03 23:00:00 to 2015-01-17 00:00:0004Oct2014

Salisbury & The Great War: Fighting on the Home Front

Saturday, October 4, 2014 to Saturday, January 17, 2015

Our autumn exhibition marks the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War.  Engaging and informative for all the family, it delves into the stories of local people, places and events, charti

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2010-04-01 23:00:00 to 2010-06-25 23:00:0002Apr2010

Touchstone

Friday, April 2, 2010 to Saturday, June 26, 2010

Between 2007 and 2009, a group of international artists have gathered in the Stonehenge landscape.

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2010-01-23 00:00:00 to 2010-03-27 00:00:0023Jan2010

Making Tracks

Saturday, January 23, 2010 to Saturday, March 27, 2010

Art work created by families connected to the military and who are currently living in Bulford.

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2016-02-20 00:00:00 to 2016-07-08 23:00:0020Feb2016

Relationships: An exhibition by Sophie Ryder

Saturday, February 20, 2016 to Saturday, July 9, 2016

Working in partnership with Salisbury Cathedral and The Young Gallery, this is an exhibition of the drawings and workings of acclaimed sculptor Sophie Ryder.

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