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2019-06-14 09:00:00 to 2019-06-14 10:30:0014Jun2019

Under Five's Fridays: Super Art with Liza Morgan

Friday, June 14, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:30

Inspired by the bright and colourful paintings of Augustus John, Liza Morgan has selected some ‘Super Art’ materials for little ones, where it’s all about using bright colours to make a work of art

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For Families
2019-05-27 09:00:00 to 2019-05-31 15:00:0027May2019

May Half Term: Creative Wiltshire Workshops

Monday, May 27, 2019 - 10:00 to Friday, May 31, 2019 - 16:00

Join us for a range of fun, craft activities over the May half term with artist Charlie James.

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For Families
2019-05-25 10:00:00 to 2019-05-25 15:00:0025May2019

May Bank Holiday Family Fiesta @ Bemerton Heath

Saturday, May 25, 2019 - 11:00 to 16:00

We will be joining the International Arts Festival on Bemerton Heath for a family fun extravaganza.

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For Families
2019-05-23 12:30:00 to 2019-05-23 13:30:0023May2019

Dementia Friendly Tour

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 13:30 to 14:30

Hosted by our Senior Guide and our Community Curator this tour is designed specifically for people living with dementia and their carers.

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2019-05-22 17:30:00 to 2019-05-22 19:00:0022May2019

Augustus John: The Last Bohemian? A talk by David Boyd Haycock

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 18:30 to 20:00

When Augustus John died in 1961 he was described in The New York Times as ‘the grand old man of British painting, and one of the greatest in British history’ – but was he?

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Lectures
2019-05-15 09:00:00 to 2019-05-15 15:00:0015May2019

Outing to Fordingbridge and the New Forest with Paul Chapman and Hadrian Cook

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00

A day out inspired by Augustus John and the landscape of the New Forest with art historian Paul Chapman and landscape historian Hadrian Cook.

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2019-05-14 08:00:00 to 2019-05-14 16:00:0014May2019

Scout Car at Antiques Roadshow

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 09:00 to 17:00

To celebrate the arrival of the Antiques Roadshow at the Cathedral on 14 May the 100 year old Scout Car will be making its first appearance at Salisbury Museum.

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2019-05-09 17:30:00 to 2019-05-09 19:00:0009May2019

The Moral Compass of Barchester: A talk by Lord Chartres

Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 18:30 to 20:00

Richard Chartres former President of the Trollope Society reflects on Anthony Trollope's life and his generally benign view of the characters in his novels.

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Lectures
2019-05-06 09:00:00 to 2019-05-06 16:00:0006May2019

Phil's Dig

Monday, May 6, 2019 - 10:00 to 17:00

Come and experience a live dig at the museum with Dr Phil Harding and Lorraine Mepham from Wessex Archaeology.

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2019-05-02 17:30:00 to 2019-05-02 19:00:0002May2019

The Origins of Photography in Salisbury 1839 - 1919: A talk by Anthony Hamber

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 18:30 to 20:00

Anthony Hamber is an independent photographic historian who curated The Origins of Photography in Salisbury 1839 – 1919 exhibition at the museum.

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Lectures
2019-05-01 09:30:00 to 2019-06-12 12:00:0001May2019

Still in Search of Albion: Art and Landscapes Course with Paul Chapman and Hadrian Cook

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 10:30 to Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 13:00

Wednesdays 1, 8, 22 and 29 May, 5 and 12 June

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Lectures
2019-04-25 09:00:00 to 2019-04-25 16:00:0025Apr2019

Outing to Down Farm

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 10:00 to 17:00

Spend the day enjoying archaeology in the landscape of Down Farm, led by Martin Green.

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2019-04-12 09:00:00 to 2019-04-12 10:30:0012Apr2019

Under Five's Friday: Play with Clay!

Friday, April 12, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:30

Come and play with clay! Stonehenge Pottery is coming to the museum for some fun Easter ceramics. Join in making Easter eggs, chicks, bunnies and decorations!

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For Families
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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For Families
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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For Families
2019-03-21 18:30:00 to 2019-03-21 20:00:0021Mar2019

Beer Tasting with Simon Jackson

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 18:30 to 20:00

Celebrate spring with a talk about the history of beer and a tutored tasting of a selection of British beer styles accompanied by a selection of British Cheese and ‘pub snacks’.

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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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For Families
2019-02-19 10:00:00 to 2019-02-19 16:00:0019Feb2019

February Half Term: Discovery Day Snap Back in Time

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00

Drop in sessions from 10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm

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For Families
2019-02-19 00:00:00 to 2019-07-17 23:00:0019Feb2019

Wessex Plinth: Leaf Man by Laurence Edwards

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 to Thursday, July 18, 2019

In partnership with Messums, Wiltshire, we welcome a new sculpture to the ‘Wessex Plinth’ at the front of the museum.

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Exhibitions
2019-02-13 18:30:00 to 2019-02-13 20:00:0013Feb2019

Finding Nero (and other Roman Emperors): Establishing Identity in Romano-British Sculpture - A talk by Dr Miles Russell

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 18:30 to 20:00

Although Britain was part of the Roman Empire for nearly four centuries, the apparent absence of portrait sculpture here stands in marked contrast to other western Roman provinces.

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Lectures

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