What's On

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 : 22nd August 2015 - 18th October 2015

Pageants of 1928, 1951 and 1977, through themes of community, civic identity and people. The exhibition features a diverse collection of pageant costume, film footage, imagery and ephemera, alongside oral testimonies of Carlisle pageant participants, providing a unique opportunity to listen to...

Date : 1st September 2015
Time : 1:00 pm

In the years following the First World War four Scottish artists, Samuel John Peploe, George Leslie Hunter, John Duncan Fergusson and Francis Campbell Boileau Cadell discovered a new vision of light and colour, liberating Scottish painting from the straitjacket of academicism and earned a name for...

Date : 3rd September 2015
Time : 2:00 pm

In this illustrated talk Dr Angela Bartie, lecturer at the University of Edinburgh and a member of the research team, The Redress of the Past: Historical Pageants in Britain, will explore why historical pageants were so successful in telling the story of particular places and their peoples. She ...

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

The Borderlines Book Festival is delighted to be launching its 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...

Date : 5th September 2015 - 6th September 2015

Borderlines Book Festival is returning to Carlisle for the weekend of September 3rd - 6th when the city will be buzzing once again with booklovers enjoying author talks and writers’ workshops.  As a festival partner Tullie House is hosting a number of talks and workshops across the weekend. Listed...

Date : 5th September 2015
Time : 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Sue Fox and Irene Sanderson will take you through the production of a book from first thoughts to the launch of the printed edition, including tips on graphics and metadata.  

Date : 5th September 2015
Time : 10:00 am

Back by popular demand for 2015! Mingle with other poets and share your love of poetry in a relaxed and informal setting.

Date : 5th September 2015
Time : 11:30 am

Like wild salmon, women anglers are few and far between; join writer and broadcaster Fiona Armstrong for an exploration of flyfishing on rivers at home and abroad.

Contact Us

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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