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2019-01-11 10:00:00 to 2019-01-11 11:30:0011Jan2019

Under Five's Friday: Crafts based on your favourite books!

Friday, January 11, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:30

What are your favourite books?  Could it be 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' or 'What the Ladybird Heard'?

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2014-08-05 09:00:00 to 2014-08-05 15:00:0005Aug2014

Salisbury at War

Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Step back 100 years to the day that Salisbury woke to find itself at war and at the heart of Britain’s war effort.

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2013-08-06 09:00:00 to 2013-08-06 15:00:0006Aug2013

Discovery Day: Murals and Masks

Tuesday, August 6, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00

Help create a community mural, make a mask or create your own funny faces - be inspired by Rex Whistler.

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2020-05-20 23:00:00 to 2020-07-30 23:00:0021May2020

The Giant Colouring Competition

Thursday, May 21, 2020 to Friday, July 31, 2020

Take part in our Salisbury Giant themed children’s colouring competition, have your work displayed at The Salisbury Museum when we re-open and enter a prize draw to win museum membership for your family for a year!

 

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2009-12-28 11:00:00 to 2009-12-28 15:00:0028Dec2009

Frozen Fireworks

Monday, December 28, 2009 - 11:00 to 15:00

Fireworks were invented in China and are traditional at New Year. Make your own "frozen fireworks" decorations and Chinese Lanterns to celebrate the New Year.

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2012-05-11 09:00:00 to 2012-05-11 10:30:0011May2012

Under Fives Friday

Friday, May 11, 2012 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities.  The theme for May is "Spring into Summer". Suitable for 2-5 year olds.  Baby play area.

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2017-02-22 18:30:00 to 2017-02-22 20:00:0022Feb2017

Water Meadows and Landscape in the Five River Valleys: A talk by Hadrian Cook

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 18:30 to 20:00

Water meadows are a significant feature of the landscape of the chalk valleys around Salisbury.

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2019-07-13 14:00:00 to 2019-07-13 15:00:0013Jul2019

Festival Talk - Helen Wass: People Time Place: Historic Environment on HS2

Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 15:00 to 16:00

Before the bridges, tunnels, tracks and stations for HS2 are built, an unprecedented amount of archaeological work will take place – the largest ever programme of investigation in the UK employing

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2018-06-03 13:30:00 to 2018-06-03 15:00:0003Jun2018

The Artist and his Wife: Henry Lamb and Pansy Pakenham - A talk by Ferdinand Mount

Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 14:30 to 16:00

When the artist Henry Lamb married the young novelist Pansy Pakenham, he was twice her age, and his Bloomsbury friends despaired. But it turned out to be an extraordinary match of head and heart.

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2014-03-26 14:30:00 to 2014-03-26 16:00:0026Mar2014

What goes around, comes around – garden design from Ancient Egypt to Arts and Crafts

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 14:30 to 16:00

A talk by Melinda Hilliard. Melinda is a garden and planting designer and currently a tutor in Garden and Planting Design at Capel Manor College.

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2017-06-22 17:30:00 to 2017-06-22 19:00:0022Jun2017

Eric Ravilious: Downland Man - A talk by James Russell

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 18:30 to 20:00

Eric Ravilious was only 39 when he died on active service as a war artist in 1942, yet he had already achieved amazing things.

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2020-02-05 18:30:00 to 2020-02-05 20:00:0005Feb2020

South-West Wiltshire in the Roman Period: Farming, Wealth and Belief - A talk by Dr David Roberts

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 18:30 to 20:00

This lecture will draw together recent archaeological work on the Roman period in south-west Wiltshire, providing an overview of the Roman period and key events, followed by more in depth discussio

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2010-03-09 19:30:0009Mar2010

Recent Discoveries in Archaeology in Wiltshire

Tuesday, March 9, 2010 - 19:30

A talk by Melanie Pomeroy-Kellinger, Wiltshire County Archaeologist.

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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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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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2019-07-27 13:30:00 to 2019-07-27 15:00:0027Jul2019

Augustus John: A Personal Reminiscence - A talk by Tristan de Vere Cole

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 14:30 to 16:00

The talk on 22 June has sold out, so Tristan has very kindly agreed to give a second talk!

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2017-03-08 18:30:00 to 2017-03-08 20:00:0008Mar2017

Unexpected Treasures: Archaeology and Botany - A talk by Ruth Pelling

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 18:30 to 20:00

Archaeobotany (the study of plant remains from archaeological contexts) has been a routine practice in most commercial and research excavations for the last few decades.

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2009-03-25 18:30:0025Mar2009

Thomas Hardy and Salisbury

Wednesday, March 25, 2009 - 18:30

A talk by Hugh Thomas. Hugh Thomas is a professional Blue Badge Guide, a voluntary lecturer in the Wessex region of the National Trust and a Steward at the Museum.

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2019-07-14 09:30:00 to 2019-07-14 10:30:0014Jul2019

Festival Talk - Simon Cleggett: Wonderful Things: The Army Basing Programme and the Stonehenge Landscape

Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 10:30 to 11:30

For five years, Wessex Archaeology has excavated Bulford, Larkhill and Tidworth in preparation for the Army Basing Programme.

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2014-12-09 19:30:0009Dec2014

Old Sarum: Reconstructing a lost Wiltshire Masterpiece

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 19:30

The Cathedral at Old Sarum ceased to be a place of worship almost 800 years ago and the building today is simply a series of marks in the ground. But hundreds of fragments in the museum store and in English Heritage’s stone store suggest that by the mid 12th century the cathedral was a magnificent tribute to its powerful patron Bishop Roger of Salisbury.

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