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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Eye for Colour Exhibition

27 June - 1 November 2015

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Volunteer at Tullie House!

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THe Collection

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Families

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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!

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...

Richard Slee Touring Exhibition

Following the exhibition of Richard Slee: Work and Play at Tullie House in the Summer of 2014, this exhibition is available for tour from Spring 2015. The...

The Border Galleries

The galleries are on the First Floor (lift access available). At the gallery entrance visitors can also visit the Rotunda Viewing Platform for fine views of...

Collections

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Collections

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...

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...

Burne-Jones

Burne-Jones became one of the most important artists of the second phase of the Pre-Raphaelite movement. He developed an individual style and combined many...

News

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News

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...

Object of the month

Object of the month

Otter

Adult female.  Road casualty. A69 near Gilsland. 17 October 1999. Given by Mr K. Clark.

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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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