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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!

If you would like to keep in touch with our latest news and events, then please sign up to our monthly e-newsletter.


OEXMANN ART EXHIBITION
Sunday, 02 April, 2017
Exhibition of entries to the Oexmann Art Competition.
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Dr Paul Robinson, FSA
2:00 pm, Friday, 28 April, 2017
The Museum, Archive and Library will close at 2pm on Friday 28 April (last entry 1pm) to enable staff and volunteers to attend the funeral of our former Curator and friend, Dr Paul Robinson. We ...
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SPRING SOCIAL & PLANT SALE: Coffee, Cake and Chat!
10:30 am, Saturday, 29 April, 2017
Tea/Coffee and delicious cake for sale organised by volunteer Netta Hemmins and her helpers as a fundraiser for the Museum. On Saturday 29 April the refreshments will be available to purchase betwee...
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MAY BANK HOLIDAY OPENING TIMES 2017
Monday, 01 May, 2017
Bank Holiday opening times may vary.
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MAY BANK HOLIDAY OPENING TIMES 2017
Monday, 01 May, 2017
Bank Holiday opening times may vary.
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LECTURE SERIES: Sources for Local and Family Historians
2:00 pm, Saturday, 06 May, 2017
The second of a series of workshops by Stuart A Raymond, see 3 June 2017 (link opens in a new...
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LECTURE: British Art: Ancient Landscapes by Professor Sam Smiles
7:30 pm, Thursday, 11 May, 2017
This lecture here at the Wiltshire Museum, Devizes will introduce the exhibition curated by Professor Sam Smiles at Salisbury Museum. The British landscape has been a continual inspiration to artists...
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MAY YOUNG WANHS: Field Trip to West Kennet Long Barrow
10:30 am, Saturday, 13 May, 2017
Young WANHS is a club for 7-14 year olds interested in history, archaeology and natural history. Get out and about in the pre-historic landscape with our Director, David Dawson. Bring a picnic. ...
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MEMBERS EVENT: Private View British Art:Ancient Landscapes
6:30 pm, Thursday, 18 May, 2017
A private view at Salisbury Museum of this major exhibition curated by Professor Sam Smiles, with drinks and nibbles in the King's Room. An opportunity to view the work of some of the greatest names ...
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TOUR: STONEHENGE LANDSCAPE Walking the Dead
Saturday, 20 May, 2017
A guided tour of the amazing 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.
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SPRING HALF TERM HOLIDAY CRAFT ACTIVITIES
Wednesday, 31 May, 2017
Spring has Sprung! Join in our craft sessions and make animal masks, bug pegs, butterfly window hangings and clay animals.
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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, see 6 May 2017 (link opens in a new win...
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LECTURE & BOOK LAUNCH: The Making of Prehistoric Wiltshire
7:30 pm, Thursday, 15 June, 2017
Lecture and book launch with David Field, David McOmish and Steve Speller
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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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INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY SYMPOSIUM
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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