What's On

Date : 18th February 2017 - 21st May 2017

An exhibition of 47 paintings by artist and Chinese Diplomat Mr Wang Ying who employs traditional Chinese painting techniques to bring a fresh perspective to notable UK landscapes.  

Date : 8th April 2017 - 10th September 2017

2017 marks the 1,900th anniversary of Hadrian becoming Emperor. In this special year, sites across Hadrian’s Wall will host spectacular events and remarkable exhibitions from Maryport in the west to South Shields in the east. At Tullie House discover how the Cavalry was organised and the crucial...

Date : 30th April 2017
Time : 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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

Date : 2nd May 2017
Time : 1:00 pm

A creaky door playing scales like a trombone; kitchen bowls reminiscent of sacred gongs; sailing masts transformed into tubular bells?! There is a great deal of ‘accidental’ music and many aural illusions in our sound-rich world. Join Michael Freeman, composer and sound artist for an illustrated...

Date : 2nd May 2017
Time : 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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 share your experiences of China. Each evening will have a different focus, from Chinese poetry to film and food, starting with an introduction...

Date : 7th May 2017
Time : 2:00 pm

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 about the life of a Cavalryman and the stunning collection of objects on display. Tickets: £6 (£5 concessions | Members FREE) includes...

Date : 8th May 2017
Time : 7:45 pm

Monday 8 May MOONLIGHT (15) Dir. Barry Jenkins, USA 2016, 110 mins Winner of the Academy Award for Best Picture. Moonlight tells the story of Chiron, a young man coming of age in a difficult world  

Date : 12th May 2017
Time : 7:45 pm

Monday 15 May ADULT LIFE SKILLS (15) Dir. Rachel Tunnard, UK, 2016, 96 mins Independent British comedy about Anna, who is in a rut. Approaching 30 and living like a hermit, she's beginning to wonder why the suffragettes even bothered  

Date : 18th May 2017
Time : 7:00 pm

A chance to see East Meets West: The Brushstrokes of Wang Ying after hours followed by a screening of Zhangke Jia's 'Still Life' (PG) exploring societal change in modern China. Tickets: £7 (£5 Members / Concessions). Doors and Bar open from 6.30pm.

Date : 22nd May 2017
Time : 7:45 pm

Monday 22 May THE OLIVE TREE (15) Dir. Iciar Bollian, Spain/Germany, 2016, 100 mins In post-recession Spain, Alma is determined to discover the fate of an ancient olive tree in a touching tale of family loyalty and age. Spanish with English subtitles NB: This film contains a sequence of flashing...


Contact Us

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

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

Sign up to our Email Newsletter