CARLISLE a 2000 year old city with two Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and one World Heritage Site
Telling the stories of heritage Carlisle, using innovative mobile technology.
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Carlisle is the perfect base for Exploring the Wall
Some of the finest are situated in the Carlisle area
A city steeped in 2000 years of history
The northern frontier of a mighty empire that once covered the known world
Probably the most scenic and impressive railway in the UK , find out more here..
An amazing social engineering experiment right here in Carlisle
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We offer world class fishing opportunities
Treasures of China
A major new exhibition at Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery in Carlisle unveiling the splendour of almost 4,000 years of imperial culture (Image: ©Blackfell Photography)
Location: Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery
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Carlisle Cricket Club pavilion at Edenside was flooded in 2005 and 2015. the club commissioned archaeologists to carry out investigations into moving the clubhouse which uncovered evidence of Roman baths. The work has since uncovered significant archaeology and high quality find of a premier league importance.
The dig is still ongoing and its future plans are still in the planning phases. You can learn more in our Roman Carlisle digital story, including a photo gallery of the dig and its many artifacts.
Carlisle is one of thirteen of England’s historic cities which have collaborated to develop an innovative augmented reality (AR) product that is set to bring heritage to life. .
Get a unique insight into the history of one of England's most stunning Heritage Sites
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Then why not visit our online guide packed with useful Information on how to get here and a map of key locations.