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2014-10-28 10:00:00 to 2014-10-28 16:00:0028Oct2014

Salisbury's Great War

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

First World War living history - meet the soldiers who went to war and the women on the home front. Make and take activities include trench periscopes and tanks.

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2012-07-24 09:30:00 to 2012-07-24 14:30:0024Jul2012

Hands-On Archaeology – FoBA Discovery Day

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 10:30 to 15:30

Summer Discovery Day. Try your hand at archaeology and celebrate the Festival of British Archaeology at Salisbury Muse

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2016-06-11 09:30:00 to 2016-06-11 12:00:0011Jun2016

Young Curators Club: Design your own museum case

Saturday, June 11, 2016 - 10:30 to 13:00

Join us for a fun adventure bringing history to lif

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2015-04-10 09:00:00 to 2015-04-10 10:30:0010Apr2015

Under Fives Friday: The Tudors are Coming

Friday, April 10, 2015 - 10:00 to 11:30

Discover the amazing world of the Tudors in Salisbury. Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.  In the meetings room on the first floor (access by stairs only).

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2012-11-05 20:45:0005Nov2012

The Saxons Day

Monday, November 5, 2012 - 20:45

Drop in and come face to face with the past. Meet a Saxon Warrior and discover what life was like in the dark ages. Lots of free hands-on activities like making your own beads and brooch.

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2017-05-13 09:30:00 to 2017-05-13 12:15:0013May2017

Young Curators Club: Ancient archery

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 10:30 to 13:15

Join us for a fun adventure bringing history to life every second Saturd

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2016-03-26 10:00:00 to 2016-03-26 16:00:0026Mar2016

March Madness at the Museum

Saturday, March 26, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00

The Easter Bunny is visiting the Museum chaperoned by a friendly but slightly bonkers character ...The Mad Hatter. They are auditioning for trainee Easter Bunnies.

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2010-06-11 09:00:00 to 2010-06-11 10:30:0011Jun2010

Under Fives Friday

Friday, June 11, 2010 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities every 2nd Friday of the month. The theme for the June event will be "Bodies and Bones". Suitable  for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.

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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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2018-07-31 09:00:00 to 2018-07-31 15:00:0031Jul2018

Discovery Day: Drumming Workshop with Kaya Drums

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm

The first of our Summer Discovery Days sees us welcoming back Kaya Drums for a drumming workshop, where everyone can have a go. 

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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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2013-02-12 10:00:00 to 2013-02-12 16:00:0012Feb2013

Discover Mosaics

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00

Join us for a day of activities for all the family. Help Joanna Dewfall create a new mosaic that will go on display in the museum.

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2010-04-10 12:00:00 to 2010-04-10 15:00:0010Apr2010

Fantastic Fossils

Saturday, April 10, 2010 - 13:00 to 16:00

Family Saturday. Fantastic Fossils. Discover how fossils are made and make your own collection of fossils to take home. Suitable for children aged 5+. Dress for mess.

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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.

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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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2019-10-11 09:00:00 to 2019-10-11 10:30:0011Oct2019

Under Five's Friday: 3D Pictures in Clay!

Friday, October 11, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:30
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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.

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2011-08-02 09:30:00 to 2011-08-02 14:30:0002Aug2011

Family Discovery Day: Ancient Hunters

Tuesday, August 2, 2011 - 10:30 to 15:30

Discover:  Ancient Hunters. Make sling shots and spears and practice your best shot. Drop in. Suitable for all ages.

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2013-08-07 09:30:00 to 2013-08-07 15:30:0007Aug2013

Wessex Wednesday: Oranges and Apples

Wednesday, August 7, 2013 - 10:30 to 16:30

Chris Bennett from Orange Apples will be telling silly stories and funny folktales from history. Suitable for ages 5 to adult.

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2016-08-08 23:00:0009Aug2016

Tuesday Tales with Jane Hardstaff

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

The museum is thrilled to welcome author Jane Hardstaff, who will be talking about two of her recent books, at the first of our Tuesday Tales.

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