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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: 06 th September 2019, 5:00 pm Until: 24 th September 2019, 12:00 pm

Fill in our visitor survey to have your say about Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery.

Project Tullie is Tullie House’s ambitious plan to transform the museum into a flagship cultural hub for the North West.

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

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: 20 th September 2019, 7:00 pm

Explore the dark side of the fairground with a special late opening of the Fantastic Fairground Factory exhibition.

On: 23 rd September 2019, 7:45 pm

Heart-warming biography telling the untold story of the world’s greatest comedy duo return to Britain after falling out of favour in Hollywood.

Dir: Jon S Baird, 2018, 98 mins

On: 25 th September 2019, 10:00 am Until: 25 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: 25 th September 2019, 1:00 pm

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

On: 29 th September 2019, 10:00 am Until: 29 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: 30 th September 2019, 7:45 pm

Set in a post conflict Eastern Ukraine, war is called peace, propaganda is erected in truth and hate claims to be love. Lonitsa’s dark journey through the Donbass is a series of crazy adventures in which the grotesque and the tragic mingle like life and death. Russian with English subtitles.

On: 01 st October 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: 01 st October 2019, 1:00 pm

Just in time for Halloween Robert Williams is back to talk about the cultural history of ghosts and recent art projects following on from his work in Pennsylvania and the école des Beaux Arts in Paris.

On: 02 nd October 2019, 10:30 am

Explore the museum’s fabulous collection of historic embroidered samplers, Ayrshire work and other textiles, not currently on display. Maximum of 10 people.

On: 02 nd October 2019, 11:45 am

Explore the museum’s fabulous collection of historic embroidered samplers, Ayrshire work and other textiles, not currently on display. Maximum of 10 people.

On: 02 nd October 2019, 2:00 pm

Join us for a matinee screening to mark 60 years since the release of Some Like it Hot starring Jack Lemmon and Marilyn Monroe. The screening environment has been adapted for the benefit of those living with dementia and their families, but everyone is welcome.

On: 03 rd October 2019, 6:00 pm Until: 03 rd October 2019, 7:30 pm

Join us for an evening of stunning performances celebrating Chinese culture, from music and song to dance and kung fu.

On: 05 th October 2019, 5:30 pm

Come and hear the true adventures of one of Britain’s – and Cumbria’s – most successful and famous mountaineers. 

There are two ticket options for this charity event:

On: 06 th October 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: 06 th October 2019, 10:00 am Until: 06 th October 2019, 3:00 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: 07 th October 2019, 7:45 pm

Rose is a fiery Glaswegian singer, fresh from a stint in prison, when her new employer offer unexpected support for her dreams of making it in Nashville.

Dir: Tom Harper, 2018, 100 mins

On: 09 th October 2019, 10:00 am Until: 09 th October 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: 12 th October 2019, 9:00 am Until: 13 th October 2019, 5:00 pm

Key Note: Professor Richard Bradley

On: 13 th October 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: 14 th October 2019, 7:45 pm

The first Kenyan film to screen at Cannes, Rafiki is a love story between Ziki and Kena, the daughters of rival politicians. Some Swahili with English subtitles.

Dir: Wanuri Kahiu, 2018, 83 mins