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Tullie House, Carlisle

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Tullie House, a converted Jacobean mansion, features a human history collection; zoological, botanical and geological material; art collections; and interactive displays. Fire a Roman-style weapon, or climb a life-sized section of Hadrian’s Wall. Admire the Jacobean staircase and fireplace inside and then venture out to the gardens. Sample a variety of snacks at the restaurant and find locally crafted goods at the gift shop. Check the website in advance as a changing program of temporary exhibits complements the permanent displays. Plan your visit to Tullie House and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Carlisle itinerary planner.
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  • August 19, 2017
    We went to the museum specifically to see the Roman Cavalry exhibition. The overall explanations and material was good and the ceremonial helmets were fantastic and again well explained. A good opport...  more »
  • August 19, 2017
    Great local museum with stacks of interesting things for the kids to get involved in. Local and roman history explained very well and very helpful staff around to talk about artefacts and items. Defin...  more »
  • August 15, 2017
    A most interesting exhibition with some amazing artefacts. We were very impressed by the friendly and informative assistant who made a real effort to explain the exhibits and the stories behind them.  more »

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