What's On

Date : 2nd May 2015 - 16th August 2015

Explore our Art, History and Natural Science collections with fascinating objects from the stores. The Tullie House stores hold thousands of unseen artefacts and artworks. In this exhibition all areas of the collection are represented with objects chosen by our Curators of Art, Social History, ...

Date : 27th June 2015 - 1st November 2015

Explore all aspects of colour with this hands-on, inspiring exhibition. Eye for Colour is a visual feast for the whole family, which will alert the senses and stimulate the mind. Packed with exhibits and interactive displays, it explores the endless ways in which colour shapes our world. Eye-...

Date : 21st July 2015 - 5th September 2015

1 – 4pm, Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday throughout the Cumbrian Summer Holidays Immerse yourself in the world of colour and get inspired by our ‘Eye for Colour’ exhibition. In our Summer Holiday activities you will discover objects, play with colour and enjoy colourful art and crafts. Each...

Date : 4th August 2015
Time : 1:00 pm

It has been 100 years since the first police woman was employed, there have been many changes since that date, here in Cumbria we have the highest percentage rate of women police officers currently standing at 40% within England & Wales. We have organised several events throughout the year to...

Date : 9th August 2015
Time : 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Are you creative and enjoy craft and textile activity? Come and join us for a knit and natter, or share your skills and ideas! This is a chance to meet like minded people.  

Date : 21st August 2015
Time : 6:30 pm

Pageants exhibition opening. Join us for an exclusive preview of our new Pageants exhibition in the SEG which examines the history of pageants in Carlisle.

Date : 22nd August 2015 - 18th October 2015

An exploration of people, community and identity. This temporary exhibition will explore the Carlisle historic pageants of 1928, 1951 and 1977. Each Pageant will carefully analysed to examine themes of people, community and civic identity. A diverse range of Pageant costume, film footage, imagery...

Date : 3rd September 2015
Time : 7:00 pm

The Borderlines Book Club is delighted to be launching it’s second successful year with an exclusive opportunity to meet and greet four of the most talented and prolific authors of the modern age. Jackie Rolling; creator of Pigblisters School of Magic and Mystery, Millicent Boone; romantic fiction...

Date : 24th September 2015
Time : 2:00 pm

Edwardian Britain suffered from a severe bout of what contemporaries referred to as 'pageant fever'. Many historians have commented on this Edwardian enthusiasm, but fewer have explored the continuing popularity in the 1920s and 1930s after the First World War. This talk by Dr. Tom Hulme from Kings...

Date : 29th October 2015
Time : 8:00 pm

Join the History Wardrobe for an evening celebrating the dark drama of black in fashion, and the best of British supernatural stories. With shiveringly beautiful costumes and readings from Jane Austen, the Brontës, Mary Shelley, Mrs Radcliffe… and coming right up to date with The Woman in Black.

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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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