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2012-01-14 00:00:00 to 2012-04-13 23:00:0014Jan2012

Landscapes of Thomas Hardy’s Wessex: Works by Dave Gunning, David Inshaw and Rob Pountney

Saturday, January 14, 2012 to Saturday, April 14, 2012

A collaboration between three artists who have depicted the dramatic landscapes and ancient archaeological sites of Hardy’s Wessex landscape.

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2016-10-07 23:00:00 to 2017-01-07 00:00:0008Oct2016

Wiltshire's Story in 100 Objects

Saturday, October 8, 2016 to Saturday, January 7, 2017

The museum is proud to take its turn as host for The Wiltshire’s Story in 100 Objects project, managed by the Wessex Museums Partnership and funded by Arts Council England.

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2009-11-07 00:00:00 to 2010-01-16 00:00:0007Nov2009

Framed

Saturday, November 7, 2009 to Saturday, January 16, 2010

A display of oil paintings from the Museum's collections, with a Victorian feel, focusing on personalities and artists directly connected with Salisbury and south Wiltshire.

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2009-05-01 23:00:00 to 2009-07-24 23:00:0002May2009

Still Inspired by Stonehenge

Saturday, May 2, 2009 to Saturday, July 25, 2009

In Spring 2008 three groups were given special access to the Stonehenge monument on tours led by expert Julian Richards as part of the "Inspired by Stonehenge" exhibition.

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2018-10-12 23:00:00 to 2019-01-05 00:00:0013Oct2018

Hoards: A Hidden History of Ancient Britain

Saturday, October 13, 2018 to Saturday, January 5, 2019

In partnership with the British Museum, this exhibition traces the story of hoarding from Bronze Age weapons discovered in the river Thames and the first Iron Age coin hoards, through to hoards bur

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2010-02-15 10:00:00 to 2010-02-19 17:00:0015Feb2010

BBC History of the World - Wiltshire

Monday, February 15, 2010 - 10:00 to Friday, February 19, 2010 - 17:00

What do a medieval giant, a Chinese Emperor's robe and a bacon cooker all have in common?

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2017-01-14 00:00:00 to 2017-05-12 23:00:0014Jan2017

Rena Gardiner - Artist and Printmaker

Saturday, January 14, 2017 to Saturday, May 13, 2017

Rena Gardiner (1929-99) is best remembered for her guidebooks to historic places, buildings and the countryside which she wrote, illustrated and printed in her cottage in Dorset. Several of them ar

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2011-09-30 23:00:00 to 2012-01-07 00:00:0001Oct2011

Drawing on Salisbury: Jim Smith’s Frog Band Illustrations

Saturday, October 1, 2011 to Saturday, January 7, 2012

Delve into the adventurous world of Alphonse le Flic, eminent detective, and his escapades involving the Frog Band, a musical group of merry frogs.

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2018-10-19 23:00:00 to 2019-01-05 00:00:0020Oct2018

Wessex Museums: Wicked Wessex Objects on Tour

Saturday, October 20, 2018 to Saturday, January 5, 2019

Our four partner museums have chosen objects that tell stories of the region’s ‘wicked’ past – from grim and gruesome to strange and shocking!

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2009-05-01 23:00:00 to 2009-10-31 00:00:0002May2009

Still Inspired by Stonehenge

Saturday, May 2, 2009 to Saturday, October 31, 2009

In Spring 2008 three groups were given special access to the Stonehenge monument on tours led by expert Julian Richards as part of the "Inspired by Stonehenge" exhibition.

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2016-05-20 23:00:00 to 2016-09-02 23:00:0021May2016

A British Museum Touring Exhibition - Writing for Eternity: Decoding Ancient Egypt

Saturday, May 21, 2016 to Saturday, September 3, 2016

This exhibition, developed in partnership with Wrexham Museum tells the story of 4000 years of writing in Ancient Egypt featuring a fantastic range of hieroglyph and cursive writing on a wide range

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2017-09-01 23:00:00 to 2018-01-14 00:00:0002Sep2017

Paul Kidby: The Charmed Realm

Saturday, September 2, 2017 to Sunday, January 14, 2018

Within the walls of this exhibition awaits a secret kingdom where the folk of dreams abide.

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2010-10-19 23:00:00 to 2011-01-15 00:00:0020Oct2010

Walls of Sound

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 to Saturday, January 15, 2011

Salisbury’s recent past lays claim to a thriving music scene and attracted top name stars who played its numerous venues.

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2009-07-18 23:00:00 to 2009-10-03 23:00:0019Jul2009

Salisbury Eats Out

Sunday, July 19, 2009 to Sunday, October 4, 2009

This summer join Salisbury Museum to explore the wonders and delights of Salisbury’s culinary past in our forthcoming fun-filled exhibition for all the family.

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2009-10-16 23:00:00 to 2010-01-06 00:00:0017Oct2009

Fountains of Light

Saturday, October 17, 2009 to Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Just in time for Guy Fawkes night, this exhibition explores the science and history behind Wiltshire-based company Pains Fireworks.

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2010-08-04 23:00:00 to 2011-04-29 23:00:0005Aug2010

Salisbury in Detail

Thursday, August 5, 2010 to Saturday, April 30, 2011

"Salisbury in Detail" exhibits a selection of images which together offer a photographic portrait of the city, from historic core to outskirts.

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2018-05-25 23:00:00 to 2018-09-29 23:00:0026May2018

Henry Lamb: Out of the Shadows

Saturday, May 26, 2018 to Sunday, September 30, 2018

Henry Lamb was one of the leading British figurative painters of the first part of the

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2014-02-19 10:30:00 to 2014-02-19 15:30:0019Feb2014

Salisbury Museum @ Bemerton

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 10:30 to 15:30

The museum takes its Discovery Day on the road to Bemerton Heath Centre in Pinewood Way for a day of free activities. Sessions run from 10.30am and 1.30pm.

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For Families
2010-02-09 19:30:0009Feb2010

Roman Glass

Tuesday, February 9, 2010 - 19:30

A lecture by Dr Denise Allen, Deputy Director, Andante Travels.

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2011-12-19 11:00:00 to 2011-12-19 15:00:0019Dec2011

Festive Fun – Create a Victorian Christmas

Monday, December 19, 2011 - 11:00 to 15:00

Come to Salisbury Museum and get into the Christmas spirit by making your own traditional Christmas decorations and cards. Suitable for all ages. Drop-in from 11am to 3pm.

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