Museums in Carlisle

Find museums in Carlisle. Listings include Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery Trust, Solway Aviation Museum, Cumbria Biodiversity Data Centre, The Vallum Gallery, Institute of the Arts, Museum Quiz and The Lion & the Dragon. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 05/27/20
    On this day in 1958 the prototype McDonnell Douglas XF4H-1 Phantom had its maiden flight. Five years later, also on 27th May, the USAF's F4C had its maiden flight. Solway Aviation Museum's Phantom FG...
    > Solway Aviation Museum
  • 05/27/20
    We're now into Round Two of the Solway Aviation Museum 'Rear of the Year' competition. Here's Heat 2: Jet Provost vs Meteor. Which picture do you prefer? #ROTY
    > Solway Aviation Museum
  • 05/27/20
    Battle of France – 27th May 1940. Operation Dynamo, Day 2 We have heard how the RAF was organised into ‘mono-functional’ commands during WW2 (Fighter, Bomber, Coastal, Training), each with its own sp...
    > Solway Aviation Museum
  • 05/26/20
    Heat 1 of Round 2 was the battle of the English Electric jets, and it was won convincingly by the Lightning. Heat 2 of Rear of the Year tomorrow! #ROTY
    > Solway Aviation Museum
  • 05/26/20
    We're now into Round Two of the Solway Aviation Museum 'Rear of the Year' competition. Here's Heat 1: Canberra vs Lighting. Which picture do you prefer? #ROTY
    > Solway Aviation Museum
  • 05/26/20
    Battle of France – 26th May 1940 We now return to the Battle of France. The continued success of the German advance, coupled with the absence of a French regrouping and counter-attack northwards from...
    > Solway Aviation Museum
  • 05/25/20
    Despite a spirited defence of the crew bus, our Vulcan B2 was the clear winner of today's heat. Tomorrow the winners start to move into the Second Round! For clarity, the competition is to find the R...
    > Solway Aviation Museum
  • 05/25/20
    I'll be picking up the Battle of France theme again tomorrow. Until then here's some of the WW2 art we've got on display at the museum.
    > Solway Aviation Museum