News

Amesbury Archer Finds Group
Thursday, 29 October 2009

Salisbury Museum is delighted to announce that it has been awarded £14,200 by The Pilgrim Trust to catalogue its archaeology collections.

Pains Fireworks
Wednesday, 07 October 2009

This new interactive firework exhibition, opening on 17 October, is sure to go with a bang! Discover how fireworks are made and what makes the exciting visual effects they produce.

Making the Redlynch Quilt
Saturday, 03 October 2009

The unique Redlynch quilt is now on display at Salisbury Museum. Produced in 1986, it is a large three dimensional textile map, showing 36 square miles of land to the south of Salisbury.

Amesbury Archer Gold - Copyright Ken Geiger National Geographic
Thursday, 01 October 2009

Salisbury Museum is now offering two for the price of one entry for all forces families.

The King’s House Café
Monday, 19 January 2009

Salisbury & South Wiltshire Museum is delighted to announce that its completely refurbished coffee shop, The King’s House Café, will soon open to the public.

Out of Egypt exhibition: schools workshops
Friday, 31 October 2008

The Out of Egypt exhibition opens on 19 January 2009, and closes on 28 March 2009. Book your school visit now.

Amesbury Archer Gold - Copyright Ken Geiger National Geographic
Friday, 31 October 2008

The Museum has received funding to support school visits to the Museum and its Making History exhibition.

Free Visits for all Primary Schools: Monday 1st to Friday 19th December 2008

Amesbury Archer Gold - Copyright Ken Geiger National Geographic
Friday, 31 October 2008

Making History: 300 years of exploring the past by local archaeologist and broadcaster Julian Richards.

King's House
Friday, 03 October 2008

The coffee shop is superbly located at the front of the Museum opposite Salisbury Cathedral. It offers light lunches and snacks rather than a full restaurant menu.

Have you been inspired by Stonehenge?
Friday, 05 September 2008

Between 2pm and 4pm on Saturday 20th September you are invited to see the exhibition for the last time before it goes off to be shown at the Museums in Devizes and Chippenham.

Amesbury Archer Gold - Copyright Ken Geiger National Geographic
Tuesday, 19 August 2008

Dr Starkey’s talk will trace the story of antiquarian study from the foundation of the Society of Antiquaries of London in the eighteenth century to the present day.

Chance to bid for the top job at Salisbury Museum!
Friday, 30 May 2008

Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum is offering an exclusive day when you can be ‘Director’ of the Museum.

Discover the Treasures of Salisbury Museum
Friday, 30 May 2008

To help our visitors find their way around the King’s House – the home of the Museum – we are introducing guided tours that cover the ‘must see’ exhibits.

Amesbury Archer Gold - Copyright Ken Geiger National Geographic
Friday, 09 May 2008

The exhibition will also include interviews with local people who will tell their stories about visiting the stones (courtesy of the National Trust’s Stonehenge Landscape team).

Salisbury Museum participate in TopLots!
Friday, 09 May 2008

Lots of lots featuring a whole range of experiences from the UK’s extraordinarily diverse heritage sector will be available on eBay from 15 May – 15 June.

Adopt an Object
Monday, 05 May 2008

Salisbury Museum is introducing a new ‘adopt an object’ scheme exclusively for members.

Benefits of the scheme include:

The Four Elements: a selling exhibition of modern mosaics organised by Robert Field
Friday, 21 March 2008

Now, in the gallery and garden of Salisbury Museum, close to the great Cathedral - from April 5 to June 7 - twenty-two modern mosaic artists, in a varied display of ingenuity, skill and artistic b

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