What's On

Date : 18th June 2016 - 9th October 2016
Time : 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Are you looking for an epic adventure this summer? Join us at Tullie House for this major exhibition from Seven Stories based on the bestselling How to Train Your Dragon books by Cressida Cowell. A Viking's Guide to Deadly Dragons will transport you back in time to the Dark Ages, a world where...

Date : 16th July 2016 - 4th September 2016

Marking the centenary of the introduction of the State Management Scheme to Carlisle in 1916, this exhibition will explore the intriguing story of the centralisation of pubs and breweries in Carlisle under government control. In an attempt to curb the increase in drunken behaviour triggered by the...

Date : 23rd July 2016 - 3rd September 2016

Join us every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday for hands on creative dropin sessions from 1-4pm. As well as going all out for Deadly Dragons, we'll be joined by our friends from other museums and organisations across Cumbria! Thursday 18 August - Devils Porridge To celebrate our State Management...

Date : 16th August 2016 - 22nd January 2017

To commemorate the heroism and efforts of Carlisle’s men, women and children during the Great War Tullie House needs you! Soldiers, sailors, doctors, nurses, railwaymen, munitions workers, teachers, wives, mothers, fathers, sons and daughters… everyone was part of Britain’s war effort. Do you have...

Date : 28th August 2016
Time : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Do you have what it takes to become a Deadly Dragons Warrior? At this fantastic Family Festival you'll be able to learn all the skills you need... We're staging a Deadly Dragons takeover of the WHOLE museum - BUILD a dragon with local artist Karen Macdougall, learn how to speak DRAGONESE, take part...

Date : 29th August 2016
Time : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Do you have what it takes to become a Deadly Dragons Warrior? At this fantastic Family Festival you'll be able to learn all the skills you need... We're staging a Deadly Dragons takeover of the WHOLE museum - BUILD a dragon with local artist Karen Macdougall, learn how to speak DRAGONESE, take part...

Date : 31st August 2016
Time : 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

We would like to invite you to spend a morning with us at the museum to take a closer look at some of our objects from Victorian kitchenware to costume from the 1960s! Relax and enjoy a cup of tea whilst sharing stories, meeting new people, and discovering more about our exhibitions and collections...

Date : 6th September 2016
Time : 1:00 pm

Join Tonia Lu, project co-ordinator, for an exciting preview of what's coming up in CELEBRATE LGBT History in Cumbria exhibition at Tullie House museum.  Learn a little bit more about the stories of the people who feature in the exhibition from artist Percy Kelly to best-selling author Sir Hugh...

Date : 10th September 2016 - 30th October 2016

CELEBRATE is the first project to explore and uncover the living history of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans (LGBT) community in Cumbria. This exhibition documents past and present LGBT events in the county and features the stories of prominent individuals in Cumbria's LGBT community such as...

Date : 10th September 2016 - 4th December 2016

This exhibition focuses on a very rare view of Carlisle from the north east painted in about 1790-1800 by Carlisle artist James Lowes.  It is one of only two oil paintings of Carlisle produced in the 18th Century and shows two bridges across the river Eden and the city walls still intact. The paint...

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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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