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On: 01 st August 2019, 9:00 am Until: 01 st August 2021, 9:00 am

Tek a Deek at images from our photographic collection showing Carlisle over the last 140 years.  From familiar vistas to long-gone streets, the everyday to curious events, our display of over 70 images gives you a glimpse of moments in Carlisle's history.

On: 18 th September 2020, 10:00 am Until: 31 st December 2023, 5:00 pm

Women were the heartbeat of the Pre-Raphaelite movements. If we imagine a Pre-Raphaelite work of art what often comes to mind is an extraordinary, androgynous-looking woman in a scene painted with jewel-like colours.

On: 06 th October 2020, 10:00 am Until: 31 st December 2020, 4:00 pm

In April 2020, we asked members of the public to send us their photos of life in lockdown and tell us what the images meant to them. Some of these photos are now on display  in our garden.

On: 07 th October 2020, 10:00 am Until: 31 st December 2023, 11:45 pm

A collaborative project between Tullie House Museum, Carlisle Library and Archives service and M-Unit to address the lack of diversity within Cumbria's collections. 

On: 17 th October 2020, 10:00 am Until: 16 th January 2021, 4:00 pm

From ruffians to royalty; from sailors to socialites; from pilgrims to punks: tattoos have been etched into bodies throughout British history Tattoo: British Tattoo Art Revealed, curated by National Maritime Museum Cornwall offers a genuinely ground-breaking and comprehensive history of British tattooing.


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On: 31 st December 2023, 11:45 pm

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