Built from the same red sandstone as the castle, Carlisle's cathedral began life as a priory church in 1122, and became a cathedral when...
Tullie House Museum
Carlisle's main museum covers the city's past, from Roman foundations to the present day. There's an awesome view of the castle from the...
Alcoves Cafe Bar
Easy to miss, but this alleyway hang-out off Fisher St is a popular spot for late-night drinks and DJs when you want to evade the...
As its name suggests, this popular place is stylishly shabby, with scruffy furniture, a bar made out of old crates and a determinedly...
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Guildhall Museum information
This tiny museum occupies one of Carlisle's oldest buildings, built for the city's trade guilds during the 15th century. It's currently closed for restoration, but you can still admire the impressive galleried exterior.