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2010-04-13 09:30:00 to 2010-04-13 14:30:0013Apr2010

Dig up a Dinosaur and Make a Fossil Necklace

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 - 10:30 to 15:30

Create your own mini archaeological dig for friends to try, or make a beautiful ammonite necklace. Suitable for children aged 4+. The younger the child, the more adult support required.

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2019-03-08 10:00:00 to 2019-03-08 11:30:0008Mar2019

Under Five's Friday: PlaysongsPlus

Friday, March 8, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:30

Join us for a musical Under Five's Friday with Nickie and Gill from PlaysongsPlus. There will be two sessions: 10am - 10.40am and 10.50am - 11.30am.

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2011-07-26 09:30:00 to 2011-07-26 14:30:0026Jul2011

Family Discovery Day: Marine Archaeology

Tuesday, July 26, 2011 - 10:30 to 15:30

Discover:  Marine Archaeology. Share stories and make boats with Willie Rambles, the lighthouse keeper,  in his weird and wonderful home.

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2014-08-14 09:00:00 to 2014-08-14 15:00:0014Aug2014

Mysteries of the Middle Stone Age

Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Drop in to try your hand at Stone Age mask and pendant making with Chris Elmer and help to create a giant 'hunt the elk' game for all to play.

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2012-10-30 10:30:00 to 2012-10-30 15:30:0030Oct2012

Be Inspired - Big Draw Discovery Day

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 10:30 to 15:30

Be inspired, get drawing and take a line for a walk with us on our Big Draw day.

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2013-06-14 09:00:00 to 2013-06-14 10:30:0014Jun2013

Under Fives Friday

Friday, June 14, 2013 - 10:00 to 11:30

Explore and create together with lively, themed activities. The theme for the June event is "Magical Stones". Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Baby play area.

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2016-08-16 09:00:00 to 2016-08-16 15:00:0016Aug2016

Summer Discovery Day with artist Louise Luton

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

A day of drop in, creative workshops with artist Louise Luton and inspired by the stories of Emma Carroll. Workshops will run from 10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm.

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2010-02-15 10:30:00 to 2010-02-15 15:30:0015Feb2010

Really Clever Romans

Monday, February 15, 2010 - 10:30 to 15:30

Try on a Toga, write like a Roman and make a Roman bracelet, plus glitter and glue activities for children under five. Drop-in activities. Suitable for children aged 2+.  Baby play area.

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2015-08-14 09:00:00 to 2015-08-14 10:30:0014Aug2015

Under Five's Friday: Paints & Pastels

Friday, August 14, 2015 - 10:00 to 11:30

Spend a morning drawing and painting, creating pieces that Turner would have been proud of. Your chance to make a mini-masterpiece!

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2014-08-28 09:00:00 to 2014-08-28 15:00:0028Aug2014

Norman Shields

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

Designing shields for the storming Normans with Charlotte Wirdnam. Come and create and walk away ready for battle against the Saxons. It might get messy!

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2013-07-31 09:00:00 to 2013-07-31 15:00:0031Jul2013

Wessex Wednesday: Secrets of the Stones

Wednesday, July 31, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00

Help two rather eccentric Victorian antiquarians on their quest to unravel the mysteries of Stonehenge. Befuddled and bemused how will they ever know what on earth it is, who built it and why?

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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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2018-07-13 09:00:00 to 2018-07-13 10:30:0013Jul2018

Under Five's Friday: Dig for History!

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 10:00 to 11:30

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2017-04-15 09:00:00 to 2017-04-15 15:00:0015Apr2017

Easter at the Museum

Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00

Join us and help make a giant mosaic for Easter with our friends Urban Canvas. Storytelling and an Easter archaeology trail with prizes too.

Fundraising Event

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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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2019-10-30 10:00:00 to 2019-10-30 12:30:0030Oct2019

October Half Term: Make an IMPRINT - BODY: Glow Lab

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 10:00 to 12:30

Celebrating Drawing and all insp

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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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2018-12-15 10:00:00 to 2018-12-15 16:00:0015Dec2018

Christmas at the Museum

Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

In the lead up to Christmas, join us for a day of festive fun!

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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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