Passenger Pigeon - Anniversary of extinction 100 years ago
22 December 2014 - 2:24pm
The Passenger Pigeon was once the most common bird in the United States and possibly the world but was brought to extinction in 1914. To mark this sad anniversary, Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery is displaying its own specimen of a Passenger Pigeon as the Object of the Month.
Richard Slee: Work & Play Trail Results
29 September 2014 - 3:27pm
The winner of our Richard Slee 'Guess how many Hammers' was drawn from a box of a total of 5 winning entries on Thursday 18th September by Cathy Gruba. The winner has been informed and was delighted!
Winner has received a collection of 4 children’s books from the gift shop.
Carlisle and County High School for Girls Reunion
26 August 2014 - 10:46am
It has been 130 years since the Carlisle and County High School for Girls first opened its doors, former pupils who joined the school 50 years ago are organising a reunion here at Tullie House.
Carlisle and County High School for Girls Celebrate their 130 year Anniversary
14 August 2014 - 10:06am
It has been 130 years since Carlisle and County High School for Girls first opened its doors and former pupils who joined the school fifty years ago are organising a reunion here at Tullie House.
Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Winner 2014
18 June 2014 - 3:28pm
We are very proud to announce that Tullie House were presented with the Cumbria Tourism Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award 2014 at an awards ceremony held at the Castle Green Hotel in Kendal last night.
Exotic Minibeasts take over Tullie House
9 June 2014 - 3:12pm
Our very special visitors from Blackpool Zoo have decided to stay for the Summer!
Madagascan hissing cockroaches and Indian stick insects are just some of the small animals that Tullie House Museum has welcomed in for June in celebration of National Insect Week.
Bronze Arts Awards Success for Young People's Project
7 May 2014 - 11:59am
A group of ten young people from NACRO, the crime reduction charity, spent a week at Tullie House earlier in the year working with local artist Ben Gates to design and created a large-scale automata. Their finished automata is currently on display in the Art Gallery alongside the Mechanical Circ
Tullie House one of the winners of the Sandford Award for Education 2013
19 November 2013 - 2:35pm
We are delighted to announce that Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery Trust is one of the 2013 winners of the prestigious Sandford Award, given to museum and heritage organisations with outstanding formal education programmes.
Halloween Ghost Tours Time Lapse Video 2013
11 November 2013 - 11:55am
View our spooky time lapse video taken during our Halloween Ghost Tours this year!
Curious Minds' New Settings Award
27 September 2013 - 12:36pm
We are delighted to announce that Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery have won the Curious Minds' - 'New settings Award', for the delivery of *Arts Award across its education programme.