Hardy's Wessex The Landscapes That Inspired a Writer

  • Salisbury Museum admission fee
  • 28 May - 30 Oct 22
  • Salisbury Museum, The King’s House, The Close, SP1 2EN

The Landscapes That Inspired a Writer

A major temporary exhibition about the life of Thomas Hardy, exploring his relationship with Wessex using literary sources, fashion, textiles and social history collections. This is staged simultaneously across four Wessex museums: Dorset MuseumPoole MuseumWiltshire Museum and Salisbury Museum.

The exhibition at each venue is different – in Salisbury it uncovers Hardy’s links with the city and his views on religion and feminism. 

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