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2013-03-05 14:30:00 to 2013-03-05 16:30:0005Mar2013

Tracks: Walking the Ancient Landscapes of Britain

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 - 14:30 to 16:30

Artist Philip Hughes, who has charmed us with his recent exhibition in the Museum’s galleries, gives us an illustrated talk about his work, centred on eleven iconic walks across the length and brea

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2010-04-13 18:30:0013Apr2010

Excavating Imaginations: What can archaeologists learn from artists?

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 - 19:30

A lecture by Antonia Thomas, Orkney Research Centre For Archaeology.

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2012-10-24 17:30:0024Oct2012

Augustus John - A Personal Reminiscence

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 - 18:30

A talk by Tristan de Vere Cole. Tristan de Vere Cole was largely brought up in the John household and sat for him many times.

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2017-10-25 17:30:00 to 2017-10-25 19:00:0025Oct2017

The Art of Discworld: An illustrated talk by Terry Pratchett’s artist of choice, Paul Kidby

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 18:30 to 20:00

Paul Kidby is best known for being the ‘artist of choice’ for award-winning writer, the late Sir Terry Pratchett, who passed away in 2015.  Paul has designed the ‘Discworld’ book jackets since 2002

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2019-07-04 17:30:00 to 2019-07-04 19:00:0004Jul2019

The Romance of the Road: British Painters and the Roving Life - A talk by James Russell

Thursday, July 4, 2019 - 18:30 to 20:00

Augustus John caused scandal when he travelled round Edwardian England in a caravan, but he was not the only artist attracted to the travelling life in the early 20th century.

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2009-11-10 19:30:0010Nov2009

The Stonehenge Riverside Project - Update

Tuesday, November 10, 2009 - 19:30

A talk by Professor Mike Parker-Pearson, University of Sheffield.

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2019-07-14 11:00:00 to 2019-07-14 12:00:0014Jul2019

Festival Talk - Dr Alex Langlands: Britons, Bridges and Boroughs: Old Sarum from the Fall of Rome to the Coming of the Vikings

Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 12:00 to 13:00

Incorporating some of the most recent archaeological finds and archival research, this talk will examine the role of Old Sarum in three critical periods of its history.

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2011-02-08 19:30:0008Feb2011

Portable Antiquities Scheme Highlights, including the Frome Hoard

Tuesday, February 8, 2011 - 19:30

A talk by Katie Hinds, Wiltshire Finds Liaison Officer. In April 2010 metal detectorist Dave Crisp discovered the largest hoard of Roman coins in a single pot, ever to be found in Britain.

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2014-10-22 17:00:0022Oct2014

‘Helping the war effort’ - aspects of life in Salisbury during World War One

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 18:00

How did Salisbury cope with WW1?  Ruth Newman, a highly respected local historian, will talk about the effect of the war on the civilians of the city

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2009-04-29 17:30:0029Apr2009

Just like a box of Chocolates – 30 years curating the Salisbury Museum

Wednesday, April 29, 2009 - 18:30

Peter Saunders, former Director of the Museum and now its Curator Emeritus, has kindly agreed to share some of his reminiscences from the many years that he has guided and developed our Museum.

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2009-07-08 13:00:00 to 2009-09-30 14:00:0008Jul2009

Discovery Tours

Wednesday, July 8, 2009 - 14:00 to Wednesday, September 30, 2009 - 15:00

Every Wednesday at 2.00pm.

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2009-07-15 13:00:00 to 2009-10-07 14:00:0015Jul2009

Discovery Tours

Wednesday, July 15, 2009 - 14:00 to Wednesday, October 7, 2009 - 15:00

Every Wednesday at 2.00pm.

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2014-08-22 09:00:0022Aug2014

Curator’s Walk Through

Friday, August 22, 2014 - 10:00

Join the curator, Andrew Ginger, on a fascinating walk through tour of the exhibition Cecil Beaton at Home - Ashcombe and Reddish.

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2010-06-02 13:00:00 to 2010-09-29 14:00:0002Jun2010

Discovery Tours

Wednesday, June 2, 2010 - 14:00 to Wednesday, September 29, 2010 - 15:00

Discover the history and archaeology of Salisbury and Stonehenge in this guided tour of Salisbury Museum, set in the King's House, a wonderful medieval building in the Cathedral Close.

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2011-07-11 23:00:0012Jul2011

Behind the Scenes

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Two tours at 11.00 am and 2.00pm. Come and discover behind the scenes at the Museum. The tour will include the Museum stores and a chance to handle some of the Museum's archaeology collections.

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2010-06-02 11:30:00 to 2010-06-23 12:15:0002Jun2010

Touchstone: Gallery Spotlight Tours

Wednesday, June 2, 2010 - 12:30 to Wednesday, June 23, 2010 - 13:15

Every Wednesday in June 2010 (except 30 June).  This tour includes a detailed discussion of different artworks in the Touchstone exhibition with the opportunity to ask questions throughout.

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2011-07-22 09:00:00 to 2011-07-22 15:00:0022Jul2011

In the footsteps of Pitt Rivers

Friday, July 22, 2011 - 10:00 to 16:00

A guided walk around Cranborne Chase visiting the sites of Pitt Rivers led by Adrian Green, Director of the Museum. 

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2009-05-27 13:00:00 to 2009-05-27 14:00:0027May2009

Discovery Tours

Wednesday, May 27, 2009 - 14:00 to 15:00

Every Wednesday at 2.00pm.

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2009-09-04 11:30:0004Sep2009

Ultimate Stonehenge

Friday, September 4, 2009 - 12:30

Join Julian Richards this summer for the ultimate Stonehenge experience. Starting at Salisbury Museum, you will have the opportunity to handle unique prehistoric finds.

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2014-04-01 10:00:00 to 2014-04-01 15:00:0001Apr2014

Behind the Scenes Tours

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 11:00 to 16:00

As part of English Tourism Week, we are offering free "Behind the Scenes" tours of the museum on Tuesday 1 April. Tours start at 11.00am and 2.00pm respectively. 15 places per tour.

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