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Eden Rivers Wonder World
Join Tullie House as they explore the mighty River Eden's journey through Cumbria and the Eden Valley.
Location: Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery
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Event date: 04/04/2018 - 06/04/2018 Export event
Event Location: Carlisle Citadel
Hidden History of Carlisle Citadel - Guided Tours.
See remains of the original Citadel built in 1542 on the orders of King Henry VIII. You can also visit the Nisi Prius Courtroom in the East Tower, the Grand Jury Room and the Former Crown Court in the West Tower.
4th - 6th April.
1 hour 45mins tour.
2pm departure. Entry via the East Tower.
8 - 15 year olds - £4
Please note this tour is not suitable for very young children. There are steps and stairways involved in both towers.
£2 off with a MyCumbria Card. www.mycumbriacard.co.uk
Complimentary Tea or coffee by Watts Coffee Shop.
Exchange your voucher to enjoy a cup of Watts blended Tea or Roasted Filter Coffee at one of three Watts Coffee Shops.
Bank Street. Blackfriars Street and the Military Museum at Carlisle Castle. (Voucher valid April to September)
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.