ARTIST ROOMS Anselm Kiefer Exhibition

Saturday 7 February - Sunday 7 June 2015 - The exhibition features works spanning the past 40 years of Kiefer’s career and presents a remarkable opportunity to see this ARTIST ROOMS group of works in the UK.

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THe Shed

25 October 2014- 29 March 2015 A dynamic space showcasing experimental exhibitions awaits you. See objects not ususally on show, vote for your favourites, play, ask questions, share new ideas and relax on a comfy sofa in our unique shed!

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2015 Wedding Offer

Planning your special day? Take a look at our 2015 Wedding Offer....

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Families

Keep up to date with all our forthcoming family friendly events.

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  • Welcome

Welcome to Tullie House

Welcome to Tullie House

Discover, explore and enjoy award winning Tullie House, where historic collections, contemporary art and family fun are brought together in one impressive museum and art gallery.

Tullie House is close to the border of England and Scotland and the World Heritage Site of Hadrian's Wall and within striking distance of the breathtaking Lake District, Tullie House is a meeting point for history, nature and art in one of Britain's most fascinating regions and has been inspiring visitors for more than 120 years!

What's On

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Upcoming Listings

Ruskin Lace with Karen Quickfall
Date : 7th March 2015
Time : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ruskin Lace with Karen Quickfall
Date : 8th March 2015
Time : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
THe Shed
Date : 25th October 2014 - 29th March 2015

Galleries

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Galleries

Carlisle Life

This new gallery is a complete transformation of the museum's Social History Gallery, taking a fresh look and a new approach to the Carlisle area's recent...

Exhibitions Gallery

The Exhibitions Gallery is one of Tullie House's constantly changing display spaces, the other being the Art Gallery. The Exhibitions Gallery hosts both...

Border Reivers

This new permanent gallery explores the deadly world of the Border Reivers. For 300 years the people of the Anglo-Scottish Border region lived in a war zone....

Roman Frontier Gallery

'The Roman Frontier: stories beyond Hadrian's Wall ' gallery is a permanent exhibition which showcases Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery’s significant Roman...

Collections

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Collections

Wildlife Records

Wildlife Records Tullie House Museum established what may be the first ever local biological records centre in 1902 at the instigation of the curator at the...

Art Collection

Tullie House has extensive and important art collection including Fine Art, Decorative Art and Textiles. Our main priorities are: To maintain, record and...

History

The Human History Collections In order to record and interpret the lives and activities of the people who have lived in northern Cumbria over the last 10,000...

Nature Collections

Tullie House Museum collects and preserves objects and information concerning the wildlife and geology of Cumbria. The museum holds large and important...

News

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The Carlisle Historical Pageants Exhibition – Appeal for stories

From 22nd August to the 18th October 2015 Tullie House will be showing a temporary exhibition which will explore the...

Tullie House awarded funding for a rare and exciting new display

Tullie House has been awarded funding of just over £50,000 from DCMS/Wolfson Foundation for an exciting and rare new...

Three Fabulous new displays at Tullie House

Visitors to Tullie House can now see three fabulous new displays; a selection of sculptures by Lorna Graves, Neo...

Passenger Pigeon - Anniversary of extinction 100 years ago

The Passenger Pigeon was once the most common bird in the United States and possibly the world but was brought to...

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Contact Us

Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery Trust.
Castle Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 8TP

Tel: 01228 618718
E-Mail: enquiries@tulliehouse.co.uk

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