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2015-08-14 09:00:00 to 2015-08-14 10:30:0014Aug2015

Under Five's Friday: Paints & Pastels

Friday, August 14, 2015 - 10:00 to 11:30

Spend a morning drawing and painting, creating pieces that Turner would have been proud of. Your chance to make a mini-masterpiece!

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2015-08-10 23:00:0011Aug2015

Discovery Day with artist Charlotte Moreton

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Artist Charlotte Moreton will be here to lead a day of painting and collage with colour. See how Mr Turner would mix his colours and make your own rainbow or colour spinner.

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2015-08-08 09:00:00 to 2015-08-08 16:00:0008Aug2015

The Salisbury Fringe at the Museum Part One: Meet the Objects

Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 10:00 to 17:00

Come to the Salisbury Museum to find inspiration from the collections and then write something amazing!

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2015-08-07 09:00:00 to 2015-08-07 12:00:0007Aug2015

Stone Carving Workshop with Moira Ross of Sarum Artists

Friday, August 7, 2015 - 10:00 to 13:00

Moira’s work is all about miniature things and will be on show in the Museum as part of the exhibition of the work of Sarum Artists, ‘Conversations with the Collection’.

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2015-08-03 23:00:0004Aug2015

Discovery Day with artist Charlotte Moreton

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Join us for a day of drop in craft activities with artist Charlotte Moreton. Inspired by Turner's paintings of Salisbury, come and create your own pop-up cityscape.

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2015-07-27 23:00:0028Jul2015

Discovery Day with artist Suzie Gutteridge

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

The summer holidays have arrived and time to get creative on our Discovery Day with artist Suzie Gutteridge.

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2015-07-23 09:30:00 to 2015-07-23 14:30:0023Jul2015

Artist Workshop: Under the influence of Turner

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 10:30 to 15:30

A workshop let by artist Ann Hopkins to enable participants to make a painting based on ideas found in Turner’s work.

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2015-07-19 14:30:00 to 2015-07-19 15:30:0019Jul2015

Alice Roberts, in conversation with John Farren

Sunday, July 19, 2015 - 15:30 to 16:30

If like us, documentaries on archaeology, history and science are your passion, don’t miss this opportunity to get a glimpse behind the camera from two pillars of documentary television.

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2015-07-19 12:30:00 to 2015-07-19 13:30:0019Jul2015

Farming the past: behind the scenes in Edwardian, Victorian and Wartime Farms

Sunday, July 19, 2015 - 13:30 to 14:30

Talk by Alex Langlands

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2015-07-18 15:00:00 to 2015-07-18 16:00:0018Jul2015

‘An Object that Changed my Life.’

Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 16:00 to 17:00

The second sitting of revealing and entertaining insights from famous archaeologists.

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2015-07-18 13:30:00 to 2015-07-18 14:30:0018Jul2015

‘An Object that Changed my Life’

Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 14:30 to 15:30

A rare opportunity to hear about life changing discoveries and their influence on these famous broadcasters of archaeology.

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2015-07-18 11:00:00 to 2015-07-18 12:00:0018Jul2015

The Grey Friars project: the identification of the remains of King Richard III

Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 12:00 to 13:00

Talk by Dr Turi King, Lecturer in Genetics and Archaeology, University of Leicester

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2015-07-18 09:30:00 to 2015-07-18 10:30:0018Jul2015

“If only they could talk” … the archaeological analysis of human bone

Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 10:30 to 11:30

Talk by Jacqueline McKinley, Senior Osteoarchaeologist, Wessex Archaeology

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2015-07-18 09:00:00 to 2015-07-19 16:00:0018Jul2015

Festival of Archaeology

Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 10:00 to Sunday, July 19, 2015 - 17:00

Following the success of the Grand Opening of the Wessex Gallery of Archaeology in July last year, The Salisbury Museum is hosting its very own Festival of Archaeology over the weekend of 18/19 July.

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2015-07-10 23:00:00 to 2015-09-11 23:00:0011Jul2015

Conversations with the Collection

Saturday, July 11, 2015 to Saturday, September 12, 2015

The Sarum Artists are a diverse group of artists from the Wessex region and have been working with The Salisbury Museum to celebrate the re-housing of their unique archaeology collection with a new

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2015-07-10 09:00:00 to 2015-07-10 10:30:0010Jul2015

Under Five's Friday: Saints and Giants

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

Discover Salisbury's saints - Osmund and Christopher, aka The Salisbury Giant - and make your own mini-giant! Suitable for 2 - 5 year olds. Babies are welcome.

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2015-07-07 09:30:00 to 2015-07-07 14:30:0007Jul2015

Artist Workshop: Light & Atmosphere: A day of sketching and painting clouds

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 10:30 to 15:30

A day course looking at how to paint clouds in watercolour with artist Claire Thomas.

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2015-07-02 17:30:00 to 2015-07-02 19:00:0002Jul2015

Beckford and Turner - Capturing the Rise and Fall of Fonthill Abbey: A Lecture by Dr Amy Frost

Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 18:30 to 20:00

William Beckford's gothic revival masterpiece, Fonthill Abbey, is one of the greatest lost country houses in England.

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2015-06-26 09:30:00 to 2015-06-26 12:00:0026Jun2015

Artist Workshop: The Palette of Turner

Friday, June 26, 2015 - 10:30 to 13:00

Using the Turner's Wessex exhibition as inspiration, artist Ann Hambly,  of Plain Arts Salisbury, will lead a workshop in color.

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2015-06-03 17:30:0003Jun2015

J M W Turner: His Life and Masterworks

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 18:30
A Lecture by Eric Shanes.  In this talk, Eric Shanes will put Turner's achievement within its cultural, painterly and biographical context. 
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