Hadrian's Cavalry

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

We're recruiting...

We're looking for a Digital & Marketing Assistant to join the Marketing team...

China Cafe

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

East Meets West: The Brushstrokes of Wang Ying

An exhibition by artist and Chinese Diplomat Mr Wang Ying.

Paul Leith: Technicolour Carlisle

Displayed for the first time, Paul Leith's colourful felt works of Carlisle. Opens Saturday 27 May...

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

China Cafe

Our new China Café is a warm, friendly space for you to enjoy a taste of Chinese culture and language, explore your ideas on Chinese arts and literature and...

Drawing for Beginners and Beyond with Karen MacDougall

Join artist Karen MacDougall for another drawing day using the Tullie House buildings and art collections for inspiration.  If it is fine you will spend some...

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...



The Lookout

    The Tullie House Lookout rotunda was officially re-opened on the 14th April 2011 by Tullie House’s newly appointed Shadow Chair Roger Cooke, having been...

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...

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....



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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Contact Us

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

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

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