What's On: Archived

Date Title Typesort descending
2019-03-23 14:30:00 to 2019-03-23 16:00:0023Mar2019

Landscape and Melody: Captain Swing and the Blacksmith - A talk by Beatrice Parvin

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 14:30 to 16:00

Beatrice Parvin’s novel Captain Swing and the Blacksmith is set in Wiltshire in the 1840s. It tells the story of working people through the land they toiled and the songs they sang.

Event Details »
For Families
2014-08-07 09:00:00 to 2014-08-07 15:00:0007Aug2014

Hands on Archaeology

Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Explore the past with Wessex Archaeology! Get creative, chat to an archaeologist and get hands on with ancient artefacts.

Event Details »
For Families
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.

Event Details »
For Families
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.

Event Details »
For Families
2019-02-08 10:00:00 to 2019-02-08 11:30:0008Feb2019

Under Five's Friday with Liza Morgan

Friday, February 8, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:30

Forget the winter blues and join artist Liza Morgan for colourful, inspired and creative fun for little ones.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

Event Details »
For Families
2014-08-26 09:00:00 to 2014-08-26 15:00:0026Aug2014

Printing & Painting

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Discover the wonders of “sun printing” – making photographic images without a camera – and let your imagination run wild with painting and collage-making.

Event Details »
For Families
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.

Event Details »
For Families
2016-08-16 09:00:00 to 2016-08-16 15:00:0016Aug2016

Summer Discovery Day with artist Louise Luton

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00

A day of drop in, creative workshops with artist Louise Luton and inspired by the stories of Emma Carroll. Workshops will run from 10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm.

Event Details »
For Families
2009-12-12 10:00:00 to 2009-12-12 16:00:0012Dec2009

Make a Mosaic

Saturday, December 12, 2009 - 10:00 to 16:00

Joanna Dewfall will be in the museum helping visitors make their own mosaic.

Event Details »
For Families
2013-10-11 09:00:00 to 2013-10-11 10:30:0011Oct2013

Under Fives Friday

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

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities. The theme for the October event is "The Big Draw". Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.

 

Event Details »
For Families
2016-10-14 09:00:00 to 2016-10-14 10:30:0014Oct2016

Under Five's Friday: Constable's Country

Friday, October 14, 2016 - 10:00 to 11:30

Arty fun for little ones with artist Suzie Gutteridge.

Event Details »
For Families
2009-04-05 23:00:00 to 2009-04-17 23:00:0006Apr2009

Hunt The Hare

Monday, April 6, 2009 to Saturday, April 18, 2009

Hunt the Hare is a family trail helping you explore the many wonderful things in the museum. Find all the hares and collect a prize.

Event Details »
For Families
2016-03-12 10:30:00 to 2016-03-12 13:00:0012Mar2016

Young Curators Club: Mythical creatures

Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 10:30 to 13:00

Join us for a fun adventure bringing history to lif

Event Details »
For Families
2010-08-17 09:30:00 to 2010-08-17 14:30:0017Aug2010

Science Day - Build a Sun Dial

Tuesday, August 17, 2010 - 10:30 to 15:30

Summer Family Discovery Day. Science Day - Build a Sun Dial. Suitable for children age 5+.

Event Details »
For Families
2015-01-09 10:00:00 to 2015-01-09 11:30:0009Jan2015

Under Fives Friday: Ring in the New

Friday, January 9, 2015 - 10:00 to 11:30

Make something new from something old with the first Under Fives Friday of 2015. Create a colourful collage to welcome in the new year. Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.

Event Details »
For Families
2019-08-09 09:00:00 to 2019-08-09 10:30:0009Aug2019

Under Five's Friday: Magic Beanstalks and Summer Gardens with Liza Morgan

Friday, August 9, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:30

Join artist Liza Morgan for a morning of planting magic beanstalks and summer garden-inspired artwork.

Suitable for 2 - 5 year olds. Babies welcome.

Event Details »
For Families
2018-08-21 09:00:00 to 2018-08-21 15:00:0021Aug2018

Discovery Day: Vegetable Prints with artist Alex Hoare

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm

Event Details »
For Families
2015-02-19 10:00:00 to 2015-02-19 16:00:0019Feb2015

Medieval Fight Club

Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 10:00 to 16:00

Join us for a day of medieval martial arts madness with Albion Falconry, who will be delving into the world of medieval combat.

Event Details »
For Families
2012-11-09 10:00:00 to 2012-11-09 11:30:0009Nov2012

Under Fives Friday

Friday, November 9, 2012 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities.  The theme for November is "Light Fantastic."  

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

Event Details »
For Families
2017-04-15 09:00:00 to 2017-04-15 15:00:0015Apr2017

Easter at the Museum

Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00

Join us and help make a giant mosaic for Easter with our friends Urban Canvas. Storytelling and an Easter archaeology trail with prizes too.

Fundraising Event

Event Details »
For Families

Pages