What's OnThe Wiltshire Museum runs a series of popular events, ranging from lectures, walks, outings and conferences to family events and holiday activities for children.
These are listed below, and you can book many of the events online before all the tickets sell out!
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EXHIBITION: Traces, a photographic exploration of the prehistory of the British Isles as it is seen in today’s landscape
10:00 am, Saturday, 13 June, 2015
The exhibition combines the panoramic views captured by professional photographer Steve Speller with beaker ceramics and prints made by Alison Milner.
EXHIBITION: Between Stonehenge and Avebury: Marden and the Vale of Pewsey Project
Saturday, 20 June, 2015
During the summer of 2015 excavations will continue at the Neolithic henge at Marden, in the Vale of Pewsey. This exhibition displays some of the finds from the 1969 and 2010 excavations, as well as ...
YOUNG WANHS: Field trip to Marden Henge
10:00 am, Saturday, 04 July, 2015
A very special opportunity to visit the excavation in the Vale of Pewsey - and to join in activities on site.
CIVIL WAR WALK - all spaces sold - but we may be able to add a second walk
2:00 pm, Sunday, 12 July, 2015
Devizes in the Civil War: the anniversary of the Battle of Roundway. A guided walk led by Robin Hodges
OWN CAR OUTING: Frome Town Walk
2:00 pm, Saturday, 25 July, 2015
A guided afternoon walk around this fascinating and historic market town.
SUMMER HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES
Wednesday, 29 July, 2015
Art and Craft activities for under 11s, Wednesdays throughout the summer school holidays.
AFTERNOON WALK: Lockeridge and Fyfield - geology, scenery and village walk led by Isobel Geddes
2:00 pm, Saturday, 08 August, 2015
An afternoon walk in the Kennet Valley, including a visit to the field of sarsen stones at Lockeridge Dene, a look at building materials used in the local houses and a strenuous walk (although rewarde...
SOCIETY TRIP TO POMPEII, HERCULANEUM AND CLASSICAL CAMPANIA
12:00 am, Monday, 05 October, 2015
The Society has arranged for Andante Travel of Salisbury to organise a private trip for the members of WANHS, Salisbury and Dorchester Museums.
INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY SYMPOSIUM 2015
9:30 am, Saturday, 31 October, 2015
The Biennial Industrial Archaeology Symposium with talks on a variety of topics.
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