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On: 18 th February 2019, 10:00 am Until: 26 th January 2020, 10:00 am

Exploring links between Tullie House’s Japanese and Cumbrian Collections

The ground floor George Howard Gallery of Old Tullie House is reimagined in this exciting new display created in collaboration with Prism Arts Studio Arts group.

On: 29 th June 2019, 10:00 am Until: 06 th October 2019, 4:00 pm

Cabaret Mechanical Theatre presents the Fantastic Fairground Factory at Tullie House Museum, a brand-new exhibition exploring the secrets of the fairground with exhibits designed to bemuse, baffle and bewilder.

On: 24 th August 2019, 1:00 pm

Upcycled Musical Instruments - Make some fun instruments using recycled materials.

On: 27 th August 2019, 1:00 pm

Fairground Headdress - Decorate your own fairground themed headdress.  

On: 28 th August 2019, 10:00 am

Our friendly and engaging toddler drop in sessions are for children up to 5 years old. They have a relaxed atmosphere and always involve a range of activities, including crafts and sensory play.

* Second session at 1pm

On: 28 th August 2019, 1:00 pm

We look forward to spending a couple of hours talking together, exploring items from the museum collection and being inspired by the stories behind them.

On: 28 th August 2019, 1:00 pm

Come and spend time gardening in our beautiful, wildlife friendly community garden. Meet new people, learn new skills and have a nice time. The garden is wheelchair accessible and our gardener will be here to help.

On: 29 th August 2019, 1:00 pm

Rosettes- Everyone’s a winner with these eye-catching paper rosettes!

On: 30 th August 2019, 10:00 am

Over 16's welcome, drop-in and spend time gardening in our beautiful, wildlife friendly community garden. Meet new people, learn new skills and have a nice time. The garden is wheelchair accessible and our gardener will be here to help.

On: 30 th August 2019, 2:00 pm

Come and join the fun in our wildlife friendly community garden. Learn about nature, play and get creative!

Booking is essential as our Secret Garden club is very popular! For more information or to book email schools@tulliehouse.org

On: 31 st August 2019, 1:00 pm

 Circus Rider  - A clever toy! Watch the rider move as you push them along.

On: 01 st September 2019, 10:00 am

Want to explore the museum with your family in a more relaxed environment? We will be opening our Border Galleries an hour early on the first Sunday of the month so you can discover at your own pace, with the lights up and the sounds down.

On: 03 rd September 2019, 11:00 am

Join our storyteller to hear traditional stories and folk tales linked with the museum’s collection.

3 September, 17 September, 1 October, 15 October, 29 October, 12 November, 26 November, 10 December

On: 03 rd September 2019, 1:00 pm

Britain's industrial development required substantially improved communications starting with the building of a vast network of canals in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.

On: 03 rd September 2019, 7:00 pm

To celebrate our new Pre-History gallery our life models will sit amidst the oldest objects in our collection, taking inspiration from ancient rock art and Cumbria’s unique landscape.

Recommended for over 16’s. A cash bar will be available thought the evening for over 18’s

On: 08 th September 2019, 1:30 pm

Join us to enjoy a relaxing afternoon of social crafting whilst taking a closer look at unseen pieces of the Tullie textiles collection.

On: 11 th September 2019, 10:00 am Until: 11 th September 2019, 2:30 pm

Our friendly and engaging toddler drop in sessions are for children up to 5 years old. They have a relaxed atmosphere and always involve a range of activities, including crafts and sensory play.

11 September – Dress Up and Make-believe 

On: 15 th September 2019, 10:00 am Until: 15 th September 2019, 4:00 pm

Enjoy a range of hands-on crafts and activities linked to our collection and special exhibitions!

15 September – Funky Fossils

29 September – Automata Team Building Challenge

6 October – Black History Month – African Masks

3 November- Tuner Themed Watercolours

On: 16 th September 2019, 6:00 am Until: 18 th November 2019, 7:30 am

Learn the basics of Chinese with Chinese Language Instructor Isabella Chen.

This 10-week language course will teach you pronunciation, basic characters and everyday Chinese for communication.

 

 

 

On: 16 th September 2019, 7:45 pm

Olivia Coleman delivers an Oscar-winning performance as Queen Anne in this quirky tragicomedy dramatizing the last of the Stuart monarchs

 Dir: Yorgos Lanthimos, 2018, 119 mins

On: 17 th September 2019, 10:00 am

Join our storyteller to hear traditional stories and folk tales linked with the museum’s collection.

3 September, 17 September, 1 October, 15 October, 29 October, 12 November, 26 November, 10 December

On: 19 th September 2019, 1:00 pm Until: 19 th September 2019, 4:00 pm

We’re getting crafty, be inspired by some of the spooky objects in the museum’s collection.

 

On: 19 th September 2019, 7:00 pm

The third in a series of illustrated talks and discussions exploring Tullie House's past, present and future, marking 125 years of art, history and nature in the heart of Carlisle.

On: 20 th September 2019, 1:00 pm Until: 20 th September 2019, 4:00 pm

We’re getting crafty, be inspired by some of the spooky objects in the museum’s collection.