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2011-02-08 19:30:0008Feb2011

Portable Antiquities Scheme Highlights, including the Frome Hoard

Tuesday, February 8, 2011 - 19:30

A talk by Katie Hinds, Wiltshire Finds Liaison Officer. In April 2010 metal detectorist Dave Crisp discovered the largest hoard of Roman coins in a single pot, ever to be found in Britain.

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2013-11-12 19:30:0012Nov2013

Stonehenge: results from recent research

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 19:30

This lecture will be yet another opportunity to find out about the exciting work conducted by Mike Parker-Pearson (Institute of Archaeology UCL) relating to Stonehenge.

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2010-11-03 18:30:0003Nov2010

SARUM, the Inspiration of Salisbury

Wednesday, November 3, 2010 - 18:30

A talk by Edward Rutherfurd.

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2009-10-14 17:30:0014Oct2009

Tales of a Battlefield: Tour Guide around the World

Wednesday, October 14, 2009 - 18:30

6.30 pm (canapés) for 7.00pm start. A talk by Colonel Mike Martin.

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2015-03-07 14:00:00 to 2015-03-07 16:00:0007Mar2015

Paper, Scissors, Stone! Paper Cutting Workshop with artist Vanessa Stone

Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 14:00 to 16:00

Come to this two hour adult workshop and see how Vanessa makes her work, hear her talk about what inspires her and let her teach you the main techniques of paper cutting.

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2017-01-12 18:30:00 to 2017-01-12 20:00:0012Jan2017

A Reassessment of Constable's Paradoxical Rainbow: A talk by Professor John Thornes

Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 18:30 to 20:00

John Constable’s powers of observation and thirst for meteorological knowledge propelled him to paint more natural-looking skies than most other English artists before or since.

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2013-11-29 18:30:0029Nov2013

The Holland Park Circle 1850-1900. Looking at a unique group of Victorian artists in their studio houses in and around London's Holland Park

Friday, November 29, 2013 - 18:30

Caroline Dakers is Professor at Central St Martins Art College.

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2019-07-13 09:30:00 to 2019-07-13 10:30:0013Jul2019

Festival Talk - Mary-Ann Ochota: Hidden Histories: A Spotter's Guide to the British Landscape

Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 10:30 to 11:30

Wherever you go in Britain there’s history woven into the landscape around you – in the shape of a field, the wall of a cottage, a standing stone or churchyard, even in the grass under your feet.

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2012-07-26 17:30:0026Jul2012

Starting From Scratch

Thursday, July 26, 2012 - 18:30

A talk by Brian Graham in which he discusses his site-specific paintings.

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2017-05-11 17:30:00 to 2017-05-11 19:00:0011May2017

An English Arcadia: Edith Olivier and Rex Whistler in Wiltshire - A talk by Anna Thomasson

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 18:30 to 20:00

Whistler was 19 and a rising star of the art world when he met Olivier, a 51-year-old spinster, in 1925. Together, they embarked on a friendship that would transform their lives.

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2012-04-30 17:30:0030Apr2012

Edward Heath

Monday, April 30, 2012 - 18:30

A talk by Philip Ziegler The acclaimed biographer Philip Ziegler will talk about the career and personality of the Museum’s famous neighbour.

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2013-12-10 19:30:0010Dec2013

The Battle for Stonehenge: the aerodrome, the monument and the landscape

Tuesday, December 10, 2013 - 19:30

The desire to provide Stonehenge with a more appropriate setting lies at the heart of current developments around the monument, of which the new visitor centre and the closure of the A344 are the m

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2011-07-11 23:00:0012Jul2011

Behind the Scenes

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Two tours at 11.00 am and 2.00pm. Come and discover behind the scenes at the Museum. The tour will include the Museum stores and a chance to handle some of the Museum's archaeology collections.

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2009-09-04 11:30:0004Sep2009

Ultimate Stonehenge

Friday, September 4, 2009 - 12:30

Join Julian Richards this summer for the ultimate Stonehenge experience. Starting at Salisbury Museum, you will have the opportunity to handle unique prehistoric finds.

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2009-06-03 13:00:00 to 2009-10-07 14:00:0003Jun2009

Discovery Tours

Wednesday, June 3, 2009 - 14:00 to Wednesday, October 7, 2009 - 15:00

Every Wednesday at 2.00pm.

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2011-07-22 09:00:00 to 2011-07-22 15:00:0022Jul2011

In the footsteps of Pitt Rivers

Friday, July 22, 2011 - 10:00 to 16:00

A guided walk around Cranborne Chase visiting the sites of Pitt Rivers led by Adrian Green, Director of the Museum. 

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2014-04-01 10:00:00 to 2014-04-01 15:00:0001Apr2014

Behind the Scenes Tours

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 11:00 to 16:00

As part of English Tourism Week, we are offering free "Behind the Scenes" tours of the museum on Tuesday 1 April. Tours start at 11.00am and 2.00pm respectively. 15 places per tour.

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2013-07-23 09:30:00 to 2013-07-23 14:30:0023Jul2013

New Archaeology Gallery Discovery Tours

Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 10:30 to 15:30

Tours at 10.30 - 12 noon and 2 pm - 3.30 pm.  Join a key member of the redevelopment team on a tour around the new gallery space.

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2009-06-10 13:00:00 to 2009-10-14 14:00:0010Jun2009

Discovery Tours

Wednesday, June 10, 2009 - 14:00 to Wednesday, October 14, 2009 - 15:00

Every Wednesday at 2.00pm.

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2010-05-05 23:00:00 to 2010-06-25 23:00:0006May2010

Touchstone: Exhibition Talks

Thursday, May 6, 2010 to Saturday, June 26, 2010

Contact the curator of the museum's current major contemporary art exhibition to arrange a tour around the galleries.

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