Wiltshire Museum Events



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What's On

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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Sunday, 02 April, 2017
Exhibition of entries to the Oexmann Art Competition.
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Monday, 01 May, 2017
Bank Holiday opening times may vary.
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SUMMER SOCIAL: Coffee, Cake and Chat!
11:00 am, Saturday, 27 May, 2017
Hot drinks and delicious cake for sale organised by volunteer Netta Hemmins and her helpers as a fundraiser for the Museum. Special Feature for May : Cream Teas! On Saturday 27 May the refreshments...
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Tuesday, 30 May, 2017
Our school holiday children's activities are always very popular, so we have added an extra day and have sessions on Tuesday 30 and Wednesday 31 May - booking essential. Join in our craft sessions an...
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LECTURE SERIES: Sources for Local and Family Historians
2:00 pm, Saturday, 03 June, 2017
The last of a series of workshops by Stuart A Raymond.
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EXHIBITION: A Vision of Britain
Thursday, 08 June, 2017
Self portraits by Rowdeford School pupils inspired by Jacobean poet Michael Draytonís epic topographical poem Poly-Olbion.
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JUNE Young WANHS: Rocks & Fossils
10:15 am, Saturday, 10 June, 2017
Young WANHS is a Saturday morning club for 7-14 year olds interested in history, archaeology and natural history. New members are always welcome. Want to know more? Please contact our Education Of...
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LECTURE: The Making of Prehistoric Wiltshire
7:30 pm, Thursday, 15 June, 2017
Well known for its World Heritage Sites of Stonehenge and Avebury, the prehistoric monuments of Wiltshire have long provided a focus of attention for archaeologists and visitors alike. Today the Wilt...
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WALK: Bratton Castle & Westbury White Horse landscape
6:30 pm, Tuesday, 20 June, 2017
A 3.25 mile (2 - 2.5 hour) walk led by Isobel Geddes (along footpaths, tracks & lanes) around Bratton Castle, the hill-fort above Westbury white horse, including the springs by Bratton Church (steep h...
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WALK: East Knoyle and Windmill Hill
2:00 pm, Saturday, 19 August, 2017
A 4 mile (3 hour) walk led by Isobel Geddes (along footpaths, tracks & lanes) looking at geology, landscape and building stones. The varied geology with steeply dipping rocks makes the terrain hilly b...
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9:30 am, Saturday, 28 October, 2017
The Biennial Industrial Archaeology Symposium with talks on a variety of topics. Final programme of speakers to be confirmed shortly.
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