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2010-06-19 09:00:00 to 2010-06-19 16:00:0019Jun2010

Free Day at Salisbury Museum

Saturday, June 19, 2010 - 10:00 to 17:00

A free day for attractions in The Close. For more information see our news item.

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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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For Families
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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Exhibitions
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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Exhibitions
2018-04-18 09:00:00 to 2018-04-18 15:00:0018Apr2018

Finding Pitt-Rivers: Study Day

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

Join museum Director Adrian Green to discover more about the extraordinary life of General Augustus Henry Lane Fox Pitt-Rivers (1827 – 1900).

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Events
2016-01-14 18:30:00 to 2016-01-14 20:00:0014Jan2016

Finding Pitt-Rivers: A lecture by Project Curator Jane Ellis-Schon

Thursday, January 14, 2016 - 18:30 to 20:00

Jane Ellis-Schön is the Project Curator for Salisbury Museum’s ‘Finding Pitt-Rivers’ Project funded by Arts Council England.

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Events
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
2011-12-13 19:30:0013Dec2011

Finding Inspiration from the Landscape: Cranborne Chase

Tuesday, December 13, 2011 - 19:30

A talk by Dr Martin Green and Chris Carter, potter.

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Lectures
2013-10-05 13:30:00 to 2013-10-05 15:30:0005Oct2013

Film: The Great White Silence

Saturday, October 5, 2013 - 14:30 to 16:30

Film- The Great White Silence (1924 – 108 minutes).

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2011-12-21 11:00:00 to 2011-12-21 15:00:0021Dec2011

Festive Fun – Create a Victorian Christmas

Wednesday, December 21, 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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Lectures
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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For Families
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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Lectures
2019-07-13 12:30:00 to 2019-07-13 13:30:0013Jul2019

Festival Talk - Richard Osgood: A Gothic Tale: Spears and Javelins at Barrow Clump

Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 13:30 to 14:30

In 2003, English Heritage started recording badger damage to a Bronze Age barrow on Salisbury Plain.

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Lectures
2019-07-13 09:30:00 to 2019-07-13 10:30:0013Jul2019

Festival Talk - Mary-Ann Ochota: Hidden Histories: A Spotter's Guide to the British Landscape

Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 10:30 to 11:30

Wherever you go in Britain there’s history woven into the landscape around you – in the shape of a field, the wall of a cottage, a standing stone or churchyard, even in the grass under your feet.

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Lectures
2019-07-14 14:00:00 to 2019-07-14 15:00:0014Jul2019

Festival Talk - Lorraine Mepham and Adrian Green: More Cakes and Buns! Digging the Foundations of the Cafe

Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 15:00 to 16:00

This spring, Dr Phil Harding and Lorraine Mepham dug a test pit in the museum grounds, adding to our knowledge of this historic building.

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Lectures
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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Lectures
2019-07-13 11:00:00 to 2019-07-13 12:00:0013Jul2019

Festival Talk - Ella Al-Shamahi: Are You a Neanderthal?

Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 12:00 to 13:00

With revelations such as our ancestors interbreeding with Neanderthals; that most of us have up to 4% Neanderthal DNA; and that Tibetans have a gene that helps them live high up in the mountains be

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Lectures
2019-07-14 11:00:00 to 2019-07-14 12:00:0014Jul2019

Festival Talk - Dr Alex Langlands: Britons, Bridges and Boroughs: Old Sarum from the Fall of Rome to the Coming of the Vikings

Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 12:00 to 13:00

Incorporating some of the most recent archaeological finds and archival research, this talk will examine the role of Old Sarum in three critical periods of its history.

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Lectures
2019-07-14 12:30:00 to 2019-07-14 13:30:0014Jul2019

Festival Talk - Christie Willis: Up in Flames: Cremation at Stonehenge and in Neolithic Britain

Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 13:30 to 14:30

This talk will examine the evolution of cremation during the Early to Middle Neolithic and how it became the dominant burial rite by the end of the Neolithic.  Wildly diverse locations were selecte

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Lectures
2013-07-20 09:00:00 to 2013-07-20 15:00:0020Jul2013

Festival of British Archaeology Family Saturday

Saturday, July 20, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00

Archaeology for all: discover whether you have the skills to be an archaeologist; meet our Anglo-Saxon ancestors with living history group Centingas; activities for all the family.

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For Families

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