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On: 30 th October 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: 31 st October 2019, 2:00 pm

Gain a deeper insight into the works on display in our Turner: Northern Exposure exhibition and find out more about Turner’s 1797 tour of the North with this informal tour led by our Visitor Experience Team.

Another tour available Thursday 28 November

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On: 31 st October 2019, 6:00 pm

Calling all Potterheads, Quizards and Dumbledorks!

Celebrate Halloween Hogwarts-style at Tullie House. Show your house colours with extra points for the best costume. Join us for an evening devoted to all things Potter with a quiz followed by a mystery movie screening.

On: 03 rd November 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 November 2019, 1:00 pm Until: 03 rd November 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: 03 rd November 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: 04 th November 2019, 7:45 pm

Bittersweet coming of age tale, set in 1990s South Yorkshire, where a rumour about a giant carp in the nearby decoy ponds and takes a group of friends and neighbours on a fishing expedition.

Dir: Bill Buckhurst, 2018, 100 mins

On: 05 th November 2019, 1:00 pm

Well known in her field, Gail Jefferson will speak on the 'History and Progression of Forensic Imaging - lessons learnt frm personal experience'.

On: 05 th November 2019, 7:00 pm

Draw inspiration from one of the greatest draftsmen in history in the new exhibition Turner: Northern Exposure, featuring works created following his tour of the northern counties.     

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

On: 06 th November 2019, 10:00 am Until: 06 th November 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: 07 th November 2019, 7:00 pm

The fourth and final 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: 10 th November 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 November 2019, 7:45 pm

Moving and insightful drama based on memoirs about a dad whose son is a crystal meth addict. High-flying journalist David loves Nic “more than everything” but can’t stop him destroying himself.

Dir: Felix van Groeningen, 2018, 120 mins

On: 12 th November 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: 14 th November 2019, 2:00 pm

Image: The Windmill © The Trustees of the British Museum.

On: 16 th November 2019, 10:00 am

About the workshop

A practical workshop, which provides an insight into the watercolour techniques and materials used by Turner. 

What will the workshop cover and how will it be taught?

On: 17 th November 2019, 1:00 pm Until: 17 th November 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: 17 th November 2019, 1:00 pm

Gain a greater insight into the world of JMW Turner, the man John Ruskin called ‘the greatest of the age’.

On: 18 th November 2019, 7:45 pm

Celebrate the end of the Monday Alternative season with warm-hearted musical comedy based on the true story of a Cornish a capella group’s fifteen minutes of fame.

Dir: Chris Foggin, 2019, 112 mins

On: 20 th November 2019, 10:00 am Until: 20 th November 2019, 1:30 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 November 2019, 7:00 pm

Monday 25 November, from 7.00pm, film screening starts at 7.45pm

On: 26 th November 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: 27 th November 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: 28 th November 2019, 2:00 pm

 Gain a deeper insight into the works on display in our Turner: Northern Exposure exhibition and find out more about Turner’s 1797 tour of the North with this informal tour lead by our Visitor Experience Team.

 Another tour available Thursday 31 October.