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2016-05-31 09:00:00 to 2016-05-31 15:00:0031May2016

May Half Term Discovery Day: Build like an Egyptian!

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00

To celebrate the opening of our British Museum Touring Exhibition, we are going Lego mad at the Museum with our friends from Bright Bricks. Come and help build a giant Lego postcard from Egypt!

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2010-10-09 12:00:00 to 2010-10-09 15:00:0009Oct2010

Family Saturday: Drawing with Nature

Saturday, October 9, 2010 - 13:00 to 16:00

Family Saturday. Spend the afternoon every second Saturday of the month enjoying make and take activities at the museum. The theme for the October event will be "Drawing with Nature".

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2017-07-14 09:00:00 to 2017-07-14 10:30:0014Jul2017

Under Five's Friday: Digging for Treasure with Suzie Gutteridge

Friday, July 14, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:30

Join artist Suzie Gutteridge for creative fun inspired by the Festival of Archaeology at the museum in July.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2010-08-03 09:30:00 to 2010-08-03 14:30:0003Aug2010

Clay Day - Strange Faces

Tuesday, August 3, 2010 - 10:30 to 15:30

Summer Family Discovery Day. Clay Day - Strange Faces. Suitable for children age 5+. Children must be accompanied by an adult within all museum activities. Dress for mess.

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2010-07-09 09:00:00 to 2010-07-09 10:30:0009Jul2010

Under Fives Friday

Friday, July 9, 2010 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities every 2nd Friday of the month. The theme for the July event will be "Treasure".

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2011-08-26 09:00:00 to 2011-08-26 15:00:0026Aug2011

Make a Mosaic

Friday, August 26, 2011 - 10:00 to 16:00

Make a Mosaic with Joanna Dewfall. Take home a beautiful, decorative mosaic tile. Drop in workshops suitable for adults and children aged 6+ with adult supervision.

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2015-04-07 09:00:00 to 2015-04-07 15:00:0007Apr2015

Discovery Day: Adventure in Tudor Salisbury

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 10:00 to 16:00

Travel back to Tudor Salisbury and discover the amazing stories of Elizabeth I and Sir Walter Raleigh with this day of craft activities and storytelling.

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2014-04-15 09:00:00 to 2014-04-15 15:00:0015Apr2014

Cabinets of Curiosities

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Create your own cabinet of curiosities with artist Susan Francis and discover the fun of collecting. Create your own weird & wonderful objects to put into a mini-museum.

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2013-01-11 10:00:00 to 2013-01-11 11:30:0011Jan2013

Under Fives Friday

Friday, January 11, 2013 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities. The theme for January is "Fun & Games." Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.

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2019-08-20 09:00:00 to 2019-08-20 15:00:0020Aug2019

Summer Discovery Day: Selfies and Sitters: The Work of Augustus John with Emma Kerr

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00

A portrait captures a moment in time but can achieve a lifetime in history.

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2016-07-08 09:00:00 to 2016-07-08 10:30:0008Jul2016

Under Five's Friday: Summer Fun

Friday, July 8, 2016 - 10:00 to 11:30

Arty fun for little ones inspired by holidays in the sun. Join us for a morning of fun led by artist Suzie Gutteridge.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2012-12-14 10:00:00 to 2012-12-14 11:30:0014Dec2012

Under Fives Friday

Friday, December 14, 2012 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities.  The theme for December is "Festive Fun."  

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.

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2014-08-19 09:00:00 to 2014-08-19 15:00:0019Aug2014

Costumes through the Ages

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Discover how clothes have changed through the ages. Be inspired by artist Cecil Beaton who designed costumes for stage and film.

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2013-04-02 09:00:00 to 2013-04-02 15:00:0002Apr2013

Easter Discovery Day

Tuesday, April 2, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00

Visit the museum for a day of medieval and Tudor -themed activities when you can discover what life was like for medieval knights.

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2016-08-12 09:00:00 to 2016-08-12 10:30:0012Aug2016

Under Five's Friday: Carnival

Friday, August 12, 2016 - 10:00 to 11:30

Arty fun for little ones inspired by the carnival. Join artist Suzie Gutteridge for a colourful morning.

Suitable for 2 - 5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2012-11-07 19:30:0007Nov2012

Saxon Salisbury: Family Art Workshop

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 19:30

Workshops 10.30am – 12.30am, and 1.30pm – 3.30pm. Discover Salisbury’s own Saxon Warrior and be inspired to recreate the wonderful armour and jewellery the Saxons may have worn.

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2014-08-08 09:00:00 to 2014-08-08 10:30:0008Aug2014

Under Fives Friday

Friday, August 8, 2014 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities.  The theme for August is "Strange Faces."  Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.

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2013-07-20 09:00:00 to 2013-07-20 15:00:0020Jul2013

Festival of British Archaeology Family Saturday

Saturday, July 20, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00

Archaeology for all: discover whether you have the skills to be an archaeologist; meet our Anglo-Saxon ancestors with living history group Centingas; activities for all the family.

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2020-02-20 10:00:00 to 2020-02-20 16:00:0020Feb2020

February Half Term: LOOK AGAIN: Workshop Fun with Fashion and Textiles - Hands-on History of Fashion with Romilly Swann

Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 10:00 to 16:00

Drop-in workshops 10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm 

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2017-03-10 10:00:00 to 2017-03-10 11:30:0010Mar2017

Under Five's Friday: Mad Hatters

Friday, March 10, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:30

Arty fun for little ones! Come and start getting ready for Easter, with a morning of mad hatter makes, led by artist Suzie Gutteridge.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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