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2020-01-18 00:00:00 to 2020-04-03 23:00:0018Jan2020

Wessex Women Objects on Tour: Preserving Special Skills in Wessex

Saturday, January 18, 2020 to Saturday, April 4, 2020

Our four partner museums have explored their collections and found objects that tell the untold stories of our region's women and their past - from the unexpected to the ground-breaking and intrigu

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2019-02-23 00:00:00 to 2019-09-14 23:00:0023Feb2019

Peter Thursby: The Power of Line and Form

Saturday, February 23, 2019 to Sunday, September 15, 2019

The museum acquired the Peter Thursby archive in 2015 and this exhibition represents a glimpse into that archive.

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2013-01-19 00:00:00 to 2013-07-05 23:00:0019Jan2013

What’s Under Your School?

Saturday, January 19, 2013 to Saturday, July 6, 2013

During 2012 over 40 schools from South Wiltshire, North Dorset and West Hampshire have been helped to explore the history of their school and surroundings.  What’s Under Your School?

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2015-05-21 23:00:00 to 2015-09-26 23:00:0022May2015

Turner's Wessex - Architecture and Ambition

Friday, May 22, 2015 to Sunday, September 27, 2015

In May 2015 we will mount the first ever exhibition devoted to J M W Turner’s drawings and paintings of Salisbury Cathedral, the city and its surroundings.

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2012-05-24 23:00:00 to 2012-09-28 23:00:0025May2012

Circles and Tangents: Art in the Shadow of Cranborne Chase

Friday, May 25, 2012 to Saturday, September 29, 2012

Circles and Tangents presents a visual account of networks and circles of artists living and working on Cranborne Chase from the 1920s to the present day.  During this time the Chase has continued

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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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2013-07-12 23:00:00 to 2014-04-25 23:00:0013Jul2013

Mediolanum: Roman Saintes

Saturday, July 13, 2013 to Saturday, April 26, 2014

To strengthen ties with our twin town of Saintes, we have teamed up with the Musée Archéologique, to bring an exhibition of Roman archaeology to Salisbury. In return Salisbury Museum has sent some of its extensive Stonehenge collection to Saintes.

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2016-07-15 23:00:00 to 2016-09-30 23:00:0016Jul2016

Icons of the North Wessex Downs: An exhibition by Anna Dillon

Saturday, July 16, 2016 to Saturday, October 1, 2016

This is an exhibition of ten contemporary paintings by artist Anna Dillon, capturing the iconic features of the North Wessex Downs.

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2013-04-17 09:30:00 to 2013-05-22 11:30:0017Apr2013

The geology and scenery of Wessex

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 - 10:30 to Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 12:30

Every Wednesday from 17 April to 22 May 2013. Field trips TBA.  A course by Hadrian Cook and Steve Hannath.

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2011-03-02 00:00:00 to 2011-04-12 23:00:0002Mar2011

Human development, resources and environmental change

Wednesday, March 2, 2011 to Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Wednesday 2 March – Wednesday 13 April 2011 (two full day field visits will be arranged separately). A course run by Hadrian Cook every Wednesday (times to be advised).

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2015-04-28 23:00:00 to 2015-06-16 23:00:0029Apr2015

Villages, Towns and Cities: the development of settlements in south Wiltshire

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 to Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Wednesdays 29 April to 17 June 2015. Lectures start at 10.15am at the museum. Afternoon sessions at various locations in south Wiltshire (see below).
 
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2010-11-20 10:15:00 to 2010-11-20 16:00:0020Nov2010

An Introduction to Archaeological Illustration

Saturday, November 20, 2010 - 10:15 to 16:00

A day school delivered by Nick Griffiths, FSA. Black and white line illustrations continue to be an essential part of archaeological publications even in an age of computers and digital cameras.

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2009-02-04 10:30:00 to 2009-04-15 11:00:0004Feb2009

Landscape Archaeology

Wednesday, February 4, 2009 - 10:30 to Wednesday, April 15, 2009 - 12:00

Landscape Archaeology, a course by Hadrian Cook, Adrian Green and Jane Ellis-Schön

The course will run every Wednesday from 28 January - 8 April 2009 from 10.30 am – 12.00 noon.

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2012-05-16 09:30:00 to 2012-06-20 11:30:0016May2012

The Art of Landscape

Wednesday, May 16, 2012 - 10:30 to Wednesday, June 20, 2012 - 12:30

Every Wednesday, 16 May – 20 June 2012 (6 weeks), 10.30 am – 12.30 pm. Six lectures by Paul Chapman tracing the evolution of modern landscape painting from the Romantics to the present day.

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2009-02-11 10:30:00 to 2009-04-22 11:00:0011Feb2009

Landscape Archaeology

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 - 10:30 to Wednesday, April 22, 2009 - 12:00

Landscape Archaeology, a course by Hadrian Cook, Adrian Green and Jane Ellis-Schön

The course will run every Wednesday from 28 January - 8 April 2009 from 10.30 am – 12.00 noon.

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2011-10-05 09:30:00 to 2011-11-23 12:00:0005Oct2011

The Twelve Caesars

Wednesday, October 5, 2011 - 10:30 to Wednesday, November 23, 2011 - 12:00

A lecture series by Nick Griffiths. This course will cover the first Emperors of Rome, as described in Suetonius’ entertaining history.

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2009-10-28 10:30:00 to 2009-12-16 12:00:0028Oct2009

Stonehenge to the Tudors: 5,000 years of British History

Wednesday, October 28, 2009 - 10:30 to Wednesday, December 16, 2009 - 12:00

Every Wednesday from 7 October - 25 November, 10.30am - 12.00 noon. A lecture series by acclaimed archaeological illustrator Nick Griffiths.

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2015-10-15 23:00:00 to 2015-11-20 00:00:0016Oct2015

Art and the Netherlands with Alexandra Ormerod and Paul Chapman

Friday, October 16, 2015 to Friday, November 20, 2015

This art course will take place each Friday for six weeks commencing Friday 16 October 10.30am – 12.30pm (Optional outing on Thursday 12 November)                                                  

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2012-04-12 08:15:00 to 2012-08-28 11:30:0012Apr2012

Humans and Environmental Change

Thursday, April 12, 2012 - 09:15 to Tuesday, August 28, 2012 - 12:30

Every Thursday 12 April  –  28 June 2012, 10.30 am – 12.30 pm (including two field trips).  A course by  Hadrian Cook and Adrian Green.

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2014-10-22 09:30:00 to 2014-11-19 10:30:0022Oct2014

Spanish Art & Literature

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:30 to Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 10:30

Every Wednesday from 22 October to 26 November.

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