What's OnWiltshire Heritage Museum runs a large number of events, exhibitions and activities both for the general public and members of the Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History Society. The current events programme, in date order, is listed below. Further details of each event can be found by clicking the 'read more ...' link.
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FAMILY EXHIBITION: Fantastic Fossils Fun
Friday, 07 February, 2014
A Fun Exhibition for all the Family. From 1 February to late August 2014.
EXHIBITION: Exploring the Mystery and Beauty of Crop Circles
Saturday, 21 June, 2014
This exhibition of stunning photographs and video explores the mystery and beauty of Crop Circles. Find out the latest news about crop circles and find out if there are circles that you can visit, whe...
NEW GALLERY: The Story of Devizes
10:00 am, Monday, 30 June, 2014
Devizes is a busy market town at the heart of Wiltshire. But how and why is the town here, why does it have such an unusual name and how has it developed? Our new galleries tell the story of the tow...
SUMMER HOLIDAY ACTIVITY: Mosaics
11:00 am, Wednesday, 30 July, 2014
Drop-in holiday activities with a mosaic theme.
SUMMER STORIES: Sensory Storytelling
11:00 am, Thursday, 31 July, 2014
Listen to special stories and handle real prehistoric objects. Only 15 places per workshop, so to avoid disappointment please book in advance - two sessions: 11am to noon and 2pm to 3pm.
Walking the Dead : Exploring the Stonehenge ceremonial landscape
10:30 am, Saturday, 02 August, 2014
A guided tour of the amaxing collections of the Wiltshire Museum, followed by a guided walk from Durrington Walls to Stonehenge. This full day tour will be led by Museum Director, David Dawson. The wa...
SUMMER HOLIDAY ACTIVITY: Fossils and Dinosaurs
12:00 am, Wednesday, 06 August, 2014
Drop-in holiday activities with a fossil and dinosaur theme - Wednesday 6th and Thursday 7th.
AFTERNOON WALK: Vale of Wardour
2:00 pm, Saturday, 09 August, 2014
Explore the landscape of the Nadder Valley with Isobel Geddes
SUMMER STORIES: Prehistoric Stories and Cave Art
11:00 am, Wednesday, 13 August, 2014
Come and listen to a reading of Julia Donaldson's Cave Baby and other stories, whilst also creating your own cave art. Only 15 places per workshop, so to avoid disappointment please book in ...
SUMMER HOLIDAY ACTIVITY: Pirate Treasures
11:00 am, Wednesday, 20 August, 2014
Drop-in holiday activities with a Pirate and underwater theme.
SUMMER STORIES: Time Travel Tour
11:00 am, Thursday, 21 August, 2014
Family fun tour that will take you on a journey through Prehistoric Wiltshire. Only 15 places per workshop, so to avoid disappointment please book in advance - two sessions: 11am to noon and 2pm to...
SUMMER HOLIDAY ACTIVITY: Knights, Castles and Dragons
11:00 am, Wednesday, 27 August, 2014
Drop-in holiday activities with a Knights, Castles and Dragons theme.
SUMMER STORIES: Storytelling Day
11:00 am, Thursday, 28 August, 2014
Pick a short story from our 'Story Menu' to listen to throughout the Museum. No booking necessary - just come along between 11am and 3pm and join in.
9:30 am, Saturday, 22 November, 2014
An all day event with lectures on the archaeology of railway, the early day of the Great Western Railway, Jordanese railways and more. See below for the full programme ..
41 Long Street, Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10 1NS
Telephone: 01380 727369