Cumulative Visitor Figures April 2008 - March 2009

Plus Variance From 2007 And 2000

2008-9 2008-9 2007-8 2000 Variance from Target Increase/ Decrease on 2007-08 Increase/ Decrease on 2000
Museum Actual Target
No. % No. % No. %
Cardiff 331,875 300,000 353,509 226,876 31,875 10.6 -21,634 -6.1 104,999 46.3
St Fagans 606,196 600,000 674,678 321,810 6,196 1.0 -68,482 -10.2 284,386 88.4
Roman 65,846 71,000 62,881 58,997 -5,154 -0.9 2,965 4.7 6,849 11.6
Wool 24,116 21,000 21,755 9,026 3,116 14.8 2,361 10.9 15,090 167.2
Slate 117,040 125,000 136,536 53,890 -7,960 -6.4 -19,496 -14.3 63,150 117.2
Big Pit 162,585 153,000 159,123 75,284 9,585 6.3 3,462 2.2 87,301 116.0
Waterfront 217,148 230,000 264,195   -12,852 -5.6 -47,047 -17.8    
TOTAL 1,524,806 1,500,000 1,672,677 745,883 24,806 1.65 -147,871 -8.84 561,775 75.3
  • National Museum Cardiff

    National Museum Cardiff

    Discover art, natural history and geology. With a busy programme of exhibitions and events, we have something to amaze everyone, whatever your interest – and admission is free!

  • St Fagans National History Museum

    St Fagans

    St Fagans is one of Europe's foremost open-air museums and Wales's most popular heritage attraction.

  • Big Pit National Coal Museum

    Big Pit

    Big Pit is a real coal mine and one of Britain's leading mining museums. With facilities to educate and entertain all ages, Big Pit is an exciting and informative day out.

  • National Wool Museum

    National Wool Museum

    Located in the historic former Cambrian Mills, the Museum is a special place with a spellbinding story to tell.

  • National Roman Legion Museum

    National Roman Legion Museum

    In AD 75, the Romans built a fortress at Caerleon that would guard the region for over 200 years. Today at the National Roman Legion Museum you can learn what made the Romans a formidable force and how life wouldn't be the same without them.

  • National Slate Museum

    National Slate Museum

    The National Slate Museum offers a day full of enjoyment and education in a dramatically beautiful landscape on the shores of Llyn Padarn.

  • National Waterfront Museum

    National Waterfront Museum

    The National Waterfront Museum at Swansea tells the story of industry and innovation in Wales, now and over the last 300 years.

  • Rhagor: Explore our collections

    Rhagor (Welsh for ‘more’) offers unprecedented access to the amazing stories that lie behind our collections.