The Wessex Gallery

The Salisbury Museum encourages learning, inspiration and enjoyment. It is home to The Wessex Gallery, a nationally important collection of archaeology stepping back in time from the medieval period to the early Stone Age. Below is further information about the school sessions that can be booked.

Schools and Groups

In 2020 Salisbury Museum is still able to offer a varied Learning programme aimed at schools, colleges, universities, and community groups.

Family Learning

The museum offers a regular programme of activities and events for families designed to encourage learning, exploring and making together, including Family Discovery Days and Under Fives Fridays.

Adult Learning

The museum offers a full programme of lectures and courses throughout the year.


The museum offers various programmes for members of our community, including sessions and projects for older people, those on the autism spectrum, care settings, community groups, young people and those living with dementia.