Another award win...

Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery are pleased to announce that they were winners of the Large Visitor Attraction of the Year award at this month's Cumbria Tourism Awards.

Hadrian's Cavalry

The Crosby Garrett Helmet is returning to Tullie House...

China Cafe

Our brand new China Cafe opens on Tuesday 2nd May and is free to attend. Join us 7pm-9pm...

Percy Kelly: Line of Beauty, A Retrospective

Percy Kelly: Line of Beauty, A Retrospective opens on Saturday 23rd September. Sign up to our Percy Kelly newsletter to receive exclusive news on the exhibition and events programme.

Welcome to Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery

One of the top places to visit in Carlisle, Tullie House, where historic collections, contemporary art and family fun are brought together in one impressive museum and art gallery.

Tullie House Museum, Carlisle 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!

Winner of the Cumbria Life 'Best Museum' Culture Award 2017 and 'Large Visitor Attraction of the Year' at the 2017 Cumbria Tourism Awards.

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Upcoming Events

Hadrian's Cavalry

2017 marks the 1,900th anniversary of Hadrian becoming Emperor. In this special year, sites across Hadrian’s Wall will host spectacular events and remarkable...

Paul Leith: Technicolour Carlisle

New exhibition of Carlisle based illustrator and artist Paul Leith’s work, Technicolour Carlisle displays Paul's felt works for the first time, alongside a...

Hadrian's Cavalry Gallery Tours

Join exhibition curators Tim Padley and Anne-Marie Knowles for a guided tour of 'Guardians on the dge of Empire - Cavalry Bases and Roman Power.'  Learn more...

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Galleries

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...

Old Tullie House

Tullie House Museum has refurbished two of its permanent galleries to improve the display of its nationally important collection of Pre-Raphaelite art. This...

Vikings Revealed

Our latest addition to our galleries opened in February 2016 giving a unique insight into Viking Cumbria. Vikings Revealed will has at its heart artefacts,...

Art Gallery

The Exhibition Gallery at Tullie House Museum is one of the biggest and most attractive contemporary galleries in the region.  Since opening, the gallery has...

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News

New Percy Kelly exhibition to open in September

As we approach the centenary year of artist Percy Kelly’s birth in Workington, Cumberland (1918) and mark the twenty...

Another Award Win for Museum

Tullie house Museum and Art Gallery has won its’ fourth award in 6 months by being presented with the Large Visitor...

VisitBritain Accolade Completes Trio of Awards for Museum

Tullie house Museum and Art Gallery has won its third award in the space of a week thanks to VisitEngland. The latest...

Trio of Awards for Tullie House
Young People Express Themselves with Subway Mural

Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery, along with the help of Specialist Youth Services and a professional street artist...

Subway street art mural Tullie House

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Collections

Nature Collections

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

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...

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...

Carlisle Natural History Society

  Go to Carlisle Natural History Society website http://www.carlislenats.org.uk Carlisle Natural History Society, established in 1893, has been studying the...

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

Tel: 01228 618718
E-Mail: enquiries@tulliehouse.org

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