Tullie House has been awarded funding of just over £50,000 from DCMS/Wolfson Foundation for an exciting and rare new display – Vikings Revealed.

Vikings Revealed will have at its heart artefacts, interpretation and microscopic analysis of the finds from the Viking cemetery at Cumwhitton, near Carlisle. 

February Half Term Activities at Tullie House - Your Art Space Press Release.

Anselm Kiefer: Creative Development Programme Press Release

Thursday 5 February, 2pm.

Image Credit: Anselm Kiefer, Schneeschmelze im Odenwald Winter ade, scheiden tut..., 2010, photograph ARTIST ROOMS Tate and National Galleries of Scotland. Acquired jointly through The d’Offay Donation with assistance from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and the Art Fund 2008, ©Anselm Kiefer.

 

26 January - 4 February 2015

 

Image Credit: Anselm Kiefer, Urd, Verdandi, Skuld (The Norns) 1983. Oil paint, shellac, emulsion and fibre on canvas. ARTIST ROOMS Tate and National Galleries of Scotland. Acquired jointly through The d’Offay Donation with assistance from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and the Art Fund 2008. © Anselm Kiefer

Visitors to Tullie House can now see three fabulous new displays; a selection of sculptures by Lorna Graves, Neo classical fashion and a newly acquired painting by Kate Nicholson.

Lorna Graves Display

The Passenger Pigeon was once the most common bird in the United States and possibly the world but was brought to extinction in 1914. To mark this sad anniversary, Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery is displaying its own specimen of a Passenger Pigeon as the Object of the Month.

The winner of our Richard Slee 'Guess how many Hammers' was drawn from a box of a total of 5 winning entries on Thursday 18th September by Cathy Gruba. The winner has been informed and was delighted!

Winner has received a collection of 4 children’s books from the gift shop.

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.