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Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery

Tullie House Castle Street, Carlisle CA3 8TP, England
+44 1228 618718
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Education local visit

It is a nice place to visit.it is a big museum as they recommend up to 3 hrs.i took 1.5 hours.i... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jonathan S
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Kettering, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lovely garden setting

This is a review of the café. This café is situated close to the cathedral, and is in a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul S
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Adelaide, Australia
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
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“roman section” (19 reviews)
“pre raphaelite” (15 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Tullie House Castle Street, Carlisle CA3 8TP, England
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+44 1228 618718
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is a nice place to visit.it is a big museum as they recommend up to 3 hrs.i took 1.5 hours.i enjoyed it

Thank Jonathan S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a review of the café. This café is situated close to the cathedral, and is in a beautiful garden setting. The dining area is large, and located in one of the gracious rooms of the old house. There is a good range of...More

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great and interesting museum. Have been a couple of times, back during the queen's golden jubilee when she was coming to Carlisle and we travelled up from Milton Keynes and visited the museum and then again last year. Always a pleasure and always interesting

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful setting of an amazing place full of facts and amazing details with regards to the past in the great border city. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my friend visited Tullie House yesterday and we were fascinated with the whale skeleton that was on exhibition. The museum was very well organised and I loved some of the Rosetti paintings which were on display. We were interested too in the origins...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s the second time I’ve been and I again amazed at the variety and interpretation. The Roman collection is more digitised than I remember so that will appeal more to children. Carlisle through the ages / history of the border is fascinating, but my favourite...More

Thank Geordiegirl_8
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting museum and great for kids. Really sparks their imagination. And don't forget a visit to the art gallery and the beautiful Roman gardens.

Thank David O
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is very well organised with a wide of interesting exhibitions. The Romans was especially good and the Reviers fascinating. The up to date exhibit about modern walls was powerful and thought-provoking. The restaurant was really a cafe and had great scones but the...More

Thank djne11026
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Many paintings of interest. Good guide. Local artists,plus a bonus of a room designated to Pre - Raphaelite paintings.

Thank JParrington
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Local museum so have an annual pass - great drop in for a a really taste of Carlisle and the Borders Also best scones in Carlisle in the cafe

Thank Andrea Whigham I
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Janet S
June 13, 2017|
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Response from Tullie H | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for your question. We have a cloakroom which we keep locked where you can store your backpacks.
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Kath B
March 4, 2016|
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Response from Tullie H | Property representative |
Hi Kath B, thanks for your question. Children under the age of 18 are free when accompanied by a paying adult to the main galleries.
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