Cumbria is encouraged to 'Think Local'
17 June 2020 - 2:05pm
This week, those parts of Cumbria’s economy that have been closed have gradually started to re-open, with retailers getting back to business, and hospitality, leisure, arts and culture preparing for a July re-start.
Black Lives Matter Collections Statement
12 June 2020 - 1:22pm
Like many museums around the UK, Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery supports the Black Lives Matter movement.
Creative Snippets Hit the Right Note During Lockdowns
11 June 2020 - 12:22pm
A series of short, inventive videos have been proving very popular with older adults facing lockdown.
Reflecting Carlisle’s History: Tullie House’s Photography Collection
3 June 2020 - 4:34pm
In this second of two blogs giving an overview of the photographic collections we continue well into the 20th century. By the 1970s photography was well established and anyone who wanted could probably access a camera.
Daffodil wedding dress was a sign of hope in post-war Carlisle
3 June 2020 - 4:24pm
If you look closely at this beautiful wedding dress, you will see that it is covered with daffodils.
Celebrating the city on the edge of the empire
3 June 2020 - 4:19pm
We're taking a look back at the ambitious installation of Tullie House’s flagship Roman Frontier Gallery.
Making Carlisle’s History: Tullie House’s Photography Collection
28 May 2020 - 11:24am
Taking a photo these days is so easy, most of us have a phone in our pocket that we can whip out and snap a moment as we see it happening. We take this ease for granted knowing that anything we want to capture will probably be possible. Even 20 years ago, before smartphones, it wasn’t that easy.
Working safely through COVID-19
21 May 2020 - 6:36pm
Tullie House Museum has collected the history of Carlisle and Cumbria for over 125 years. The collections tell the stories of the people who have lived and worked in Cumbria, and those who love the county.
A call for photography to catalogue the Cumbrian Covid-19 pandemic experience
11 May 2020 - 12:22pm
Tullie House Museum plans to collect the experience of the Coronavirus crisis and preserve this time in history.
Comedian recreates Pre-Raphaelite masterpiece Rift within the Lute in 15 Minutes
9 April 2020 - 3:43pm
Comedian Marek Larwood has brilliantly recreated several masterpieces in just 15 minutes – in his own ‘mediocre’ style - as part of his web series, including a Pre-Raphaelite painting on display at Tullie House.