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2011-02-23 10:30:00 to 2011-02-23 15:30:0023Feb2011

The Romans Day

Wednesday, February 23, 2011 - 10:30 to 15:30

Take part in a real Roman challenge. Working in teams, families will build a mini Iron Age hill fort and their own crazy catapults.

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2009-05-09 10:00:0009May2009

Museum Explorer

Saturday, May 9, 2009 - 11:00

Workshops 11.00-12.30 and 2.00-3.30.
Handle some amazing and unusual objects and create a special "lift the flap" book to take home.

Workshop for 4+ in family groups.

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2012-02-17 11:00:00 to 2012-02-17 16:00:0017Feb2012

Stone Age Arts & Crafts

Friday, February 17, 2012 - 11:00 to 16:00

Drop-in to the museum for a day of hands-on activities related to Stone Age arts and crafts. Take inspiration from the Surviving Stone Age Exhibition and our pre-history galleries.

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2017-05-19 17:00:00 to 2017-05-19 19:00:0019May2017

Museums at Night: Great Battles with Greg Chapman

Friday, May 19, 2017 - 18:00 to 20:00

History comes to life for Museums at Night with the amazing Greg Chapman. Back by popular demand, historical entertainer Greg will re-enact some of history’s greatest battles on our back lawn!

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2019-06-28 09:00:00 to 2019-06-30 16:00:0028Jun2019

National Armed Forces Day - Explore Salisbury Museum

Friday, June 28, 2019 - 10:00 to Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 17:00

28 – 29 June 2019 - 10am until 5pm, 30 June 2019 - 12 midday until 5pm

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2016-08-02 09:00:00 to 2016-08-02 15:00:0002Aug2016

Summer Discovery Day: Bringing Ancient Egypt to life with Music and Dance!

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00

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2011-10-25 09:00:00 to 2011-10-25 15:00:0025Oct2011

Drawing on Salisbury: A Storytelling Festival

Tuesday, October 25, 2011 - 10:00 to 16:00

Illustration workshops with renowned children’s author Shoo Rayner, bring traditional tales to life with Treehouse Theatre, and enjoy hands-on, interactive storytelling with Lizzie Bryant, plus ske

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2019-07-30 09:00:00 to 2019-07-30 15:00:0030Jul2019

Summer Discovery Day: The Museum of You with Sophia Sample

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00

For the first of our Summer Discovery Days, become a curator and design 'The Museum of You!’ Cut, stick and colour to create your own cabinet of curiosities with artist Sophia Sample.

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2010-04-06 09:30:00 to 2010-04-06 14:30:0006Apr2010

Design a Dinosaur

Tuesday, April 6, 2010 - 10:30 to 15:30

Create your own imaginative creature from the past using a range of modelling materials. Suitable for children aged 4+. The younger the child, the more adult support required.

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2011-08-09 09:30:00 to 2011-08-09 14:30:0009Aug2011

Family Discovery Day: Willow

Tuesday, August 9, 2011 - 10:30 to 15:30

Discover: Willow. Create fish sculptures using willow and recycled materials. Drop in. Suitable for all ages.

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2012-10-12 09:00:00 to 2012-10-12 10:30:0012Oct2012

Under Fives Friday

Friday, October 12, 2012 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities. The theme for the October event is "Storytelling".

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

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2016-10-24 23:00:0025Oct2016

Big Draw October Half Term - Talkaoke: The Sky's the Limit!

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Join us for a completely unique day of creative workshops as Talkaoke comes to the museum.

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2015-05-02 09:00:00 to 2015-05-02 15:00:0002May2015

Living History Day

Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 10:00 to 16:00

Join us for a day of Living History in the company of the Ancient Wessex Network, who will be recreating the past on our back lawn!

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2010-02-12 10:00:00 to 2010-02-12 11:30:0012Feb2010

Under Fives Friday

Friday, February 12, 2010 - 10:00 to 11:30

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

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2011-05-22 13:00:00 to 2011-05-22 16:00:0022May2011

Watermeadows Environment Day

Sunday, May 22, 2011 - 14:00 to 17:00

Join us on the watermeadows and make your own Green Man mask using natural and man-made materials. Meet at Fisherton Mill garden on Mill Road. Drop-in activity. All ages welcome.

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2018-02-09 10:00:00 to 2018-02-09 11:30:0009Feb2018

Under Five's Friday: Birds

Friday, February 9, 2018 - 10:00 to 11:30

February Under Five's Friday and its all about the birds! Come and make beautiful birds with the team.

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2020-02-18 10:00:00 to 2020-02-18 16:00:0018Feb2020

February Half Term: LOOK AGAIN: Workshops Fun with Fashion and Textiles - Arty Accessories with Liza Morgan

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 10:00 to 16:00

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

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2016-11-11 10:00:00 to 2016-11-11 11:30:0011Nov2016

Under Five's Friday: Celebrating Light

Friday, November 11, 2016 - 10:00 to 11:30

Arty fun for little ones! Join us for a creative session all about celebrating light, led by artist Suzie Gutteridge.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2013-08-21 09:30:00 to 2013-08-21 15:30:0021Aug2013

Wessex Wednesday: Storytelling with Mike O’Leary

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 - 10:30 to 16:30

Delve into the mysteries of the past with Mike O'Leary. Suitable for all ages. Start times: 10.30am;  11.30am, 12.30pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm.

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2015-08-17 23:00:0018Aug2015

Discovery Day with artist Charlotte Moreton

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Come and print up a storm with artist Charlotte Moreton! You can use your hands to make prints or have a go at printing with potatoes. Find out all about pattern and colour.

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