Collaborative programmes and exhibitions

In addition to each of our partner museums’ individual exhibitions and events, we are developing exciting joint programmes that unite the museums and reach out to more diverse audiences.

Contemporary artist, Ann-Marie James, created a series of stunning artworks inspired by objects in our museums.
Read More
Objects that tell fascinating stories of our region’s women – from intriguing and inspiring to ground-breaking.
Read More
Objects that tell stories of the region’s ‘wicked’ past – from grim and gruesome to strange and shocking!
Read More
Once collector's curiosities, now endangered species.
Read More
Wild Life in the Red

What do you think about our exhibition?

Sawfish are also called carpenter sharks...but they are rays, not sharks!

There’s also a species called a sawshark, but that’s, well, a shark!

What the heck is a lek?

Males great bustards perform spectacular courtship displays, gathering at a ‘lek’ or small display ground to try to impress the females.

Road Runner!

The great bustard has a dignified slow walk but tends to run when disturbed, rather than fly.

Belly Buster!

The hen-bird on display at The Salisbury Museum was one of the last great bustards to be eaten in the town!

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website.

Skip to content