East Meets West: The Brushstrokes of Wang Ying

An exhibition by artist and Chinese Diplomat Mr Wang Ying.

Radical Craft

A touring exhibition from Craftspace and Outside In on display until Sunday 26th March.

Nature Explorers' Weekend

Have you got what it takes to be a nature explorer? Find out in this fun packed FREE weekend...

The Tullie House Lottery

Our brand new lottery is here... Could you be a lucky winner?

February Half Term

We'll be using our new exhibition Radical Craft for inspiration for February half term...

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.


Upcoming Events

Ruskin Lace with Karen Quickall

Renowned tutor Karen Quickfall will lead you through the key skills and techniques required to create your own piece of beautiful Ruskin Lace. This traditional...

Autism Friendly Early Openings

We open our galleries early on the first Sunday of the month especially for children with autism and their families, friends and carers. Families can explore...

Family Friendly Sunday

Join us for a range of fun craft activities linked to our collections or exhibitions. Click HERE to find out more.



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...

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...

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...



Certificate of Excellence 2015

We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2015! Certificate of...

Autism Friendly Early Opening

We open our galleries early on the first Sunday of the month especially for children with autism and their families,...

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...

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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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