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 : 4th October 2014 - 11th January 2015

The most romantic and extravagant of the wedding dresses in the Tullie House collections. This display focuses on one of the most romantic and extravagant wedding dresses in the Tullie House collections. Bulloughs Department Store in Carlisle made the dress to the bride’s own design. The bride...

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...

Date : 4th October 2014
Time : 11:30 am

In association with Theatre by the Lake’s Education Department, Tullie House is playing host to Stone Soup, an hour-long theatre workshop aimed at 9-14 year olds. The workshop has been created by a small company of young, talented actors (aged 14+) who will invite audiences to watch the performance...

Date : 4th October 2014
Time : 1:30 pm

In association with Theatre by the Lake’s Education Department, Tullie House is playing host to Stone Soup, an hour-long theatre workshop aimed at 9-14 year olds. The workshop has been created by a small company of young, talented actors (aged 14+) who will invite audiences to watch the performance...

Date : 6th October 2014
Time : 7:45 pm

Dir. Richard Ayoade, UK, 2013, 93 mins Simon is an isolated man, overlooked at work and ignored by women. His life is turned upside down when he meets his doppelganger, James.

Date : 7th October 2014
Time : 1:00 pm

Thirlie Grundy joins us once more for a fascinating talk about research she has conducted around the building of Early Medieval Carlisle.

Date : 9th October 2014
Time : 7:00 pm

Performed by Peter MacQueen Pottering amongst the seeds and cuttings at the back of his ramshackle greenhouse in the garden of a  Gloucestershire manor house is Herbert Pinnegar.  In-between potting up and potting on, he recounts his journey from orphan boy to legendary head gardener ‘Old...

Date : 11th October 2014 - 12th October 2014

In partnership with 2014 Family Arts Festival and the Big Draw Campaign, we’re encouraging as many of you to come to the museum and draw, it’s as simple as that! We’re encouraging as many people to come to the museum and draw their favourite Tullie House Museum objects. Workshops will cater for ...

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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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