What's On

Date : 28th June 2014 - 12th October 2014

Designed and created by costume maker and textile artist Kate Plumtree, Worn to be Wild is a visual spectacle: 17 theatrical costumes, with head dresses and accessories, inspired by British wild birds and mammals, many of which have links to the Tullie House Natural History collection.  This...

Date : 21st August 2014 - 9th November 2014

Wall Face features prints and photographs of the pioneers who protected, conserved or revealed Hadrian’s Wall. This Wall-wide exhibition from the National Portrait Gallery Collection includes 11 Roman attractions. Tullie House has chosen to showcase R G Collingwood. Although most famous as the...

Date : 22nd September 2014
Time : 7:45 pm

Dir. Morgan Neville, USA, 2013, 91 mins Documentary bringing backing singers into the spotlight, using a mixture of interviews and concert footage the ambitions and life stories of backing singers are explored.

Date : 23rd September 2014
Time : 1:00 pm

This Gallery Conversation will discuss two prominent pieces of art on display in Old Tullie House.

Date : 26th September 2014
Time : 7:45 pm

In association with Scalarama, Tullie House is proud to present cult classic, Polyester, as the director intended, in glorious Odorama! Starring Divine and Tab Hunter this black comedy has wowed audiences for over three decades thanks to its innovative use of Odorama technology, allowing the viewer...

Date : 27th September 2014
Time : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Autumn is a wonderful season for walking in the countryside but especially in woodlands, as it’s the best time of year to witness the bonanza of mushrooms and toadstools that carpet the woodland floor. This workshop will help you put a name to those you will find during a foray through Finglandrigg...

Date : 29th September 2014
Time : 7:45 pm

Dir. Ritesh Batra, India/France/Germany/ USA, 2013, 104 mins An unhappy housewife and a lonely widower are connected after a rare mistake by Mumbai’s famous lunchbox delivery system, through their notes they create a fantasy world. Hindi with English subtitles.

Date : 1st October 2014

A selection of drop in play based activities to involve both children up to 3 years and parents. Sessions are themed and include a relevant visit to the galleries. Upcoming themes: Action games Drawing Halloween Bonfire Night Recycling For more information Click HERE to be re-directed to our Tullie...

Date : 4th October 2014 - 11th January 2015

  The most romantic and extravagant of the wedding dresses in the Tullie House collections.  

Date : 4th October 2014 - 11th January 2015

War Games explores the fascinating relationship between conflict and children’s play, providing an insight into the ways toys have been influenced by warfare from 1800 to the present day.  With toys and games including Risk, GI Joe and classic British toy soldiers, as well as photographs and...


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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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