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

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!

Galleries

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Galleries

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...

Art Gallery

One of the biggest and most attractive contemporary art galleries in the region, this fine exhibition space was provided as part of the £5 million...

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...

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...

Collections

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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...

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...

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...

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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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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