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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

In the 350th year since the death of Rembrandt van Rijk discover more about the great master with an informal tour of the Rembrandt: Etching’s from the British Museum exhibition and find out more about his practice and legacy on the art of etching.

On: 16 th November 2019, 10:00 am

If you’ve been inspired by the Turner: Northern Exposure exhibition join Karen Lester to discover the art of watercolour landscape painting, as mastered by JMW Turner. Karen will guide you through the basics of painting with watercolour in this full day workshop.

On: 17 th November 2019, 10:00 am

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

Directed by Kat Mansoor, 90 mins, 2014.

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.

On: 29 th November 2019, 10:00 am

Rembrandt is known for his large works, but etching was a crucial element of his practice. Join Vega from Linden Print Studio for an introduction to the art for etching, using drypoint techniques similar to those used by Rembrandt himself.

On: 01 st December 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: 01 st December 2019, 10:00 am Until: 01 st December 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 December 2019, 1:00 pm

Catherine Marshall became prominent in suffragist and peace activism, significant national movements in the last century.  The National Union of Women’s Suffrage Societies (NUWSS) was established at the end of the 19th century with branches in different towns.

On: 04 th December 2019, 9:00 am Until: 04 th December 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: 08 th December 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: 10 th December 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: 12 th December 2019, 2:00 pm

In the 350th year since the death of Rembrandt van Rijk discover more about the great master with an informal tour of the Rembrandt: Etching’s from the British Museum exhibition and find out more about his practice and legacy on the art of etching.

On: 14 th December 2019, 2:00 pm

Kick off your Christmas celebrations or take a break from shopping by seeing a seasonal stalwart on the big screen.