It has been 130 years since the Carlisle and County High School for Girls first opened its doors, former pupils who joined the school 50 years ago are organising a reunion here at Tullie House.

It has been 130 years since Carlisle and County High School for Girls first opened its doors and former pupils who joined the school fifty years ago are organising a reunion here at Tullie House.

We are very proud to announce that Tullie House were presented with the Cumbria Tourism Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award 2014 at an awards ceremony held at the Castle Green Hotel in Kendal last night.

Our very special visitors from Blackpool Zoo have decided to stay for the Summer!

Madagascan hissing cockroaches and Indian stick insects are just some of the small animals that Tullie House Museum has welcomed in for June in celebration of National Insect Week.

A group of ten young people from NACRO, the crime reduction charity, spent a week at Tullie House earlier in the year working with local artist Ben Gates to design and created a large-scale automata.  Their finished automata is currently on display in the Art Gallery alongside the Mechanical Circ

We are delighted to announce that Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery Trust is one of the 2013 winners of the prestigious Sandford Award, given to museum and heritage organisations with outstanding formal education programmes.

View our spooky time lapse video taken during our Halloween Ghost Tours this year!

 

 

We are delighted to announce that Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery have won the Curious Minds' - 'New settings Award', for the delivery of *Arts Award across its education programme.

On the 16th May 2013 Tullie House once again opened its doors after hours as part of the international cultural festival, Museums at Night.

The Tour of Britain stage 4 - Carlisle to Blackpool was officially launched at Tullie House today.