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2017-01-12 18:30:00 to 2017-01-12 20:00:0012Jan2017

A Reassessment of Constable's Paradoxical Rainbow: A talk by Professor John Thornes

Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 18:30 to 20:00

John Constable’s powers of observation and thirst for meteorological knowledge propelled him to paint more natural-looking skies than most other English artists before or since.

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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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2011-04-13 17:30:0013Apr2011

The Holburne Museum reborn: the countdown to reopening

Wednesday, April 13, 2011 - 18:30

A lecture by Dr Alexander Sturgis, Director of the Holburne Museum, Bath.

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2012-07-17 13:00:0017Jul2012

The Archaeology of Olympia, Greece

Tuesday, July 17, 2012 - 14:00

A talk by Jane Ellis-Schon, Collections Manager at the Museum, on the archaeology of Olympia. A  Festival of British Archaeology event.

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2013-04-09 18:30:0009Apr2013

Time and Time again: new insight into the significance of Vespasian's Camp in the Stonehenge landscape

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 - 19:30

A talk by David Jacques, Open University.

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2017-05-11 17:30:00 to 2017-05-11 19:00:0011May2017

An English Arcadia: Edith Olivier and Rex Whistler in Wiltshire - A talk by Anna Thomasson

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 18:30 to 20:00

Whistler was 19 and a rising star of the art world when he met Olivier, a 51-year-old spinster, in 1925. Together, they embarked on a friendship that would transform their lives.

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2019-06-20 17:30:00 to 2019-06-20 19:00:0020Jun2019

Augustus John: His Place in the History of Portraiture - A talk by Nicholas Beer

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 18:30 to 20:00

A practising portrait painter and teacher of portrait painting with twenty five years of experience, Nicholas Beer will give an illustrated outline of the British portrait tradition and Augustus Jo

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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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2011-09-13 18:30:0013Sep2011

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Leper: the emerging story of Magdalen Hill, Winchester

Tuesday, September 13, 2011 - 19:30

A talk by Dr Phil Marter, Lecturer in Applied Archaeological Techniques, Winchester University.

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2016-09-10 10:00:00 to 2016-09-10 15:00:0010Sep2016

Paint Off!

Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 11:00 to 16:00

Plain Arts Salisbury and the Salisbury Museum welcome you to the 7th annual Paint Off, this year being based at the front of the museum. Painters of all ages and abilities welcome.

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2018-08-14 09:00:00 to 2018-08-14 15:00:0014Aug2018

Discovery Day: Portrait Lanterns with artist Liza Morgan

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

10am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 4pm

Hands-on summer fun with artist Liza Morgan.

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2010-02-19 10:00:00 to 2010-02-19 16:00:0019Feb2010

Make a Mosaic

Friday, February 19, 2010 - 10:00 to 16:00

Led by Joanna Dewfall, these popular workshops are a great opportunity to make a personal, handmade gift. Suitable for 5+ in a family group. Mosaics cost £4-£6.

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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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2017-09-08 09:00:00 to 2017-09-08 10:30:0008Sep2017

Under Five's Friday: Summer Bugs!

Friday, September 8, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:30

Arty fun for little ones! Join artist Liza Morgan for a morning making bright and beautiful insects to decorate your garden.

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Babies welcome.

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2013-08-13 09:00:00 to 2013-08-13 15:00:0013Aug2013

Discovery Day: Tall Stories

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00

Create and illustrate fantastical stories with storyteller Lizzie Bryant and artist Clare Proctor.

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2009-12-21 11:00:00 to 2009-12-21 15:00:0021Dec2009

Winter Solstice Decorations

Monday, December 21, 2009 - 11:00 to 15:00

Have fun together making traditional scented decorations to celebrate the Winter Solstice on the 21st December.

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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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2011-04-13 09:30:00 to 2011-04-13 11:30:0013Apr2011

Make and Take Old Fashioned Toys

Wednesday, April 13, 2011 - 10:30 to 12:30

Make and Take Old Fashioned Toys - Part of the Milford Bridge Project. Drop-in activity. Suitable for ages 4-8. Please note this event is at Salisbury Public Library not at the Museum.

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2019-10-11 09:00:00 to 2019-10-11 10:30:0011Oct2019

Under Five's Friday: 3D Pictures in Clay!

Friday, October 11, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:30
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2017-03-11 10:30:00 to 2017-03-11 13:00:0011Mar2017

Young Curators Club: Fantastic Fans

Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 10:30 to 13:00

Join us for a fun adventure bringing history to life every second Saturd

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