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2016-04-06 17:30:00 to 2016-04-06 19:00:0006Apr2016

Lady M. Sex, Smallpox and the Salisbury Connection: A talk by Mary South

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 18:30 to 20:00

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu –known in her time as Lady M. - spent her childhood in West Dean. Married to our Turkish Ambassador, her candid letters home caused a stir in the 18th century.

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2015-09-04 17:30:0004Sep2015

Turner v Constable: A panel discussion

Friday, September 4, 2015 - 18:30

JMW Turner and John Constable have always invited comparison. Join us for an evening of lively discussion,

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2019-07-05 23:00:00 to 2019-09-27 23:00:0006Jul2019

Talking Objects: Every Saturday afternoon at the Museum

Saturday, July 6, 2019 to Saturday, September 28, 2019

Every Saturday from 2pm until 4pm, come and learn some of the fascinating stories behind a selection of our museum objects from expert volunteers.

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2016-09-27 13:00:00 to 2016-09-27 15:00:0027Sep2016

Fundraising Event Members Outing: A Salisbury Trio - Church House, Hemingsby and The Wren Hall

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 14:00 to 16:00

The custodians of three notable buildings are allowing us to visit their properties.

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2015-10-31 18:00:00 to 2015-10-31 19:15:0031Oct2015

Museums at Night: The Canterville Ghost by Don't Go Into The Cellar Theatre Company

Saturday, October 31, 2015 - 18:00 to 19:15

What could be spookier than the Museum at Night especially at Halloween? Possibly this wonderful story by Oscar Wilde.

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2018-03-24 14:30:00 to 2018-03-24 15:30:0024Mar2018

Harp Recital: A Performance by Stephanie Liney

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 14:30 to 15:30

Come and be transported into a world of medieval and Celtic music performed on the harp by Stephanie Liney.

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2016-10-26 17:30:00 to 2016-10-26 19:00:0026Oct2016

Museums at Night: Tim FitzHigham as Will Kemp

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 18:30 to 20:00

To commemorate the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, join Tim FitzHigham for wild Morris dancing, near death, arrest and injury as he takes on the challenge of the g

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2019-06-30 12:00:00 to 2019-06-30 15:00:0030Jun2019

Portraiture in Practice with Artist Claire Thomas

Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 13:00 to 16:00

Two Portraiture Workshops - Sundays 23 and 30 June - Many apologies, but the session planned for Sunday 7 July is now cancelled

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2015-04-25 09:00:00 to 2015-04-25 12:00:0025Apr2015

Make a Flint Axe Workshop

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 10:00 to 13:00
Come and learn the art of making a Neolithic axe from flint knapper James Dilley, then have a go yourself!
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2016-04-21 17:30:00 to 2016-04-21 19:00:0021Apr2016

Interim results of Geophysical and Topographic Surveys in and around Old Sarum 2014-2016: A talk by Dominic Barker

Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 18:30 to 20:00

A presentation of geophysical and topographic survey results carried out by staff and students from the Department of Archaeology at the University of Southampton.

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2016-07-13 13:00:00 to 2016-07-13 15:00:0013Jul2016

Fundraising Event Members Outing: Tour of St Giles House led by the Earl of Shaftesbury

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 14:00 to 16:00

The current and 12th Earl of Shaftesbury is restoring the home of the Ashley-Cooper family to its former glory.

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2016-10-13 17:30:00 to 2016-10-13 19:00:0013Oct2016

Fundraising Event: A talk by Mike Parker Pearson 'Stonehenge and Durrington Walls: new research'

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 18:30 to 20:00

Archaeological excavations are being carried out in 2016 at Durrington Walls and in Preseli, to shed yet more light on the mystery of Stonehenge and its stones.

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2019-03-21 18:30:00 to 2019-03-21 20:00:0021Mar2019

Beer Tasting with Simon Jackson

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 18:30 to 20:00

Celebrate spring with a talk about the history of beer and a tutored tasting of a selection of British beer styles accompanied by a selection of British Cheese and ‘pub snacks’.

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2015-11-04 18:30:00 to 2015-11-04 20:00:0004Nov2015

Detmar Blow - Edwardian architect in Wiltshire: A talk by Michael Drury

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 18:30 to 20:00

Michael Drury is an architect in private practice at St Ann’s Gate in Salisbury and was Salisbury Cathedral Architect for more than 22 years.

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2016-05-05 09:00:00 to 2016-05-05 15:00:0005May2016

Drawing workshop with artist Nick Beer

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00

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2019-09-26 12:30:00 to 2019-09-26 13:45:0026Sep2019

Museum Tour for Silver Salisbury: The Meaning of Things

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 13:30 to 14:45

An accompanied tour, object handling and conversation as part of the Silver Salisbury Programme

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2015-11-14 14:00:00 to 2015-11-14 16:00:0014Nov2015

Members of Salisbury Baroque

Saturday, November 14, 2015 - 14:00 to 16:00

Back by popular demand, Members of Salisbury Baroque will perform once again at the Museum.

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2016-11-23 00:00:00 to 2016-12-07 00:00:0023Nov2016

Romanticism in Landscape Painting with Paul Chapman

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 to Wednesday, December 7, 2016

This course will take place over five Wednesdays 9, 16, 23 and 30 November and 7 December from 10.30am - 1pm

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2018-04-18 09:00:00 to 2018-04-18 15:00:0018Apr2018

Finding Pitt-Rivers: Study Day

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

Join museum Director Adrian Green to discover more about the extraordinary life of General Augustus Henry Lane Fox Pitt-Rivers (1827 – 1900).

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2019-09-11 17:30:00 to 2019-09-11 19:00:0011Sep2019

Peter Thursby: The Sculptural Line - A Private View with Professor Simon Olding

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 18:30 to 20:00

Join us for a Private View of the Peter Thursby: The Power of Line and Form exhibition led by Professor Simon Olding.

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