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2014-10-30 10:00:00 to 2014-10-30 16:00:0030Oct2014

The Big Draw - Wiltshire's Chalk Wonderland

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Join us for a day of drawing and image making with artist Clare Proctor, including the creation of chalk figures in the museum gardens (weather permitting).

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2012-01-10 19:30:0010Jan2012

The Archaeology of Wessex Gallery: Plans for a new archaeology gallery at Salisbury Museum

Tuesday, January 10, 2012 - 19:30

A lecture by Adrian Green, Director, Salisbury Museum.

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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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2017-06-10 09:30:00 to 2017-06-10 12:00:0010Jun2017

Young Curators Club: Chivalry School

Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 10:30 to 13:00

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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2010-08-07 12:00:00 to 2010-08-14 15:00:0007Aug2010

Medieval Hats, Masks and Shields

Saturday, August 7, 2010 - 13:00 to Saturday, August 14, 2010 - 16:00

The Family Saturday will be on two Saturdays in August: Saturday 7 August and again on Saturday 14 August.  Medieval hats, masks and shields: a creative exloration into our medieval past.

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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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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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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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2014-04-16 09:30:00 to 2014-04-16 14:30:0016Apr2014

Salisbury Museum @ Bemerton

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 10:30 to 15:30

Enjoy a day of free craft activities at Bemerton Heath Centre with Salisbury Museum. Make your own wonderful objects to put into a mini-museum and find out about Victorian explorers.

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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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2014-08-20 09:30:00 to 2014-08-20 14:30:0020Aug2014

Salisbury Museum @ Bemerton: Costumes through the ages

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 10:30 to 15:30

Enjoy a day of free craft activities with Salisbury Museum at Bemerton Heath Centre. Create your own costumes and hats and try on replica costumes from the museum.

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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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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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2009-10-29 10:00:00 to 2009-10-29 16:00:0029Oct2009

Freaky Faces

Thursday, October 29, 2009 - 10:00 to 16:00

10.00–12.00 & 2.00–4.00. Make a unique Halloween mask / headdress using natural, recycled and modeling materials. The museum has plenty of freaky faces to inspire you!

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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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2014-08-26 13:30:0026Aug2014

Ancient history from before there were books

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 14:30

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2011-01-03 13:30:00 to 2011-01-03 15:30:0003Jan2011

Make a Mandala

Monday, January 3, 2011 - 13:30 to 15:30

Celebrate the new year by making a beautiful circular mosaic out of beans, lentils, recycled and natural materials. Drop in. Suitable for 4+.

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2019-04-08 09:00:00 to 2019-04-22 16:00:0008Apr2019

Easter at the Museum

Monday, April 8, 2019 - 10:00 to Monday, April 22, 2019 - 17:00

Don’t be at a loose end over the Easter holidays! Follow our Easter Bunny Trail around the museum and discover wonderful things along the way!

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2012-04-11 09:30:00 to 2012-04-11 11:00:0011Apr2012

Bags of Creativity: Easter Workshop

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 - 10:30 to 12:00

Monday 2 April 2012 & Wednesday 11 April 2012. Bags of Creativity: Easter workshops with artist Suzie Gutteridge.

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