What's on in Jul 2017

Date : 8th April 2017 - 10th September 2017

2017 marks the 1,900th anniversary of Hadrian becoming Emperor. In this special year, sites across Hadrian’s Wall will host spectacular events and remarkable exhibitions from Maryport in the west to South Shields in the east. At Tullie House discover how the Cavalry was organised and the crucial...

Date : 4th July 2017
Time : 1:00 pm

During the early years of the nineteenth-century John Wilson (1785-1854) was very close to the Wordsworth family and cultivated an identity for himself as a poet.  He was identified by contemporary reviewers as a 'new recruit' to the 'company of lake poets' and subsequently went on to become ...

Date : 6th July 2017
Time : 7:30 pm

Jane Austen’s guide to being brazen. A bold, brash and beautiful celebration by The History Wardrobe, of Austen’s wicked women, and a truly revelatory look at clothes & crime in the eighteenth century – an era when stocking-theft or silk smuggling carried serious penalties… Perfect for all...

Date : 12th July 2017
Time : 7:00 pm

Our new China Café is a warm, friendly space for you to enjoy a taste of Chinese culture and language, explore your ideas on Chinese arts and literature and share your experiences of China. Each evening will have a different focus, from Chinese poetry to film and food, starting with an introduction...

Date : 15th July 2017
Time : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Come and join Artist Karen MacDougall and explore this under used method of creating art. Stencils have many applications in fabric design, printing pictures, embossing metalwork designs. In this workshop you will look at how to design a basic stencil, looking at the design and the construction of...

Date : 16th July 2017
Time : 2:00 pm

Join exhibition curators Tim Padley and Anne-Marie Knowles for a guided tour of 'Guardians on the dge of Empire - Cavalry Bases and Roman Power.'  Learn more about the life of a Cavalryman and the stunning collection of objects on display. Tickets: £6 (£5 concessions | Members FREE) includes...

Date : 21st July 2017
Time : 7:00 pm

Start the Summer holidays by setting up camp and joining us after hours in the museum for a whole night of Roman fun.  During the sleepover little (and big!) soldiers will make Roman crafts, explore the Hadrian's Cavalry exhibtion and peek behind the scenes of the museum and watch a film on our big...

Date : 27th July 2017
Time : 11:00 am

Join exhibition curators Tim Padley and Anne-Marie Knowles for a guided tour of 'Guardians on the dge of Empire - Cavalry Bases and Roman Power.'  Learn more about the life of a Cavalryman and the stunning collection of objects on display. Tickets: £6 (£5 concessions | Members FREE) includes...

Date : 29th July 2017
Time : 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

This Summer we are staging a Roman takeover of the WHOLE museum for a WHOLE weekend!  Families can explore zones including the Roman Forum, Circus Maximus and the Roman Temple.  There will be crafts to make, chariot racing, warrior fighting, a real life horse and Cavalry soldier and much, much more...

Date : 30th July 2017
Time : 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

This Summer we are staging a Roman takeover of the WHOLE museum for a WHOLE weekend!  Families can explore zones including the Roman Forum, Circus Maximus and the Roman Temple.  There will be crafts to make, chariot racing, warrior fighting, a real life horse and Cavalry soldier and much, much more...

Contact Us

Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery Trust.
Castle Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 8TP

Tel: 01228 618718
E-Mail: enquiries@tulliehouse.org

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