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Star Spotting at the Waterfront

Forget the Oscars — get star spotting at Swansea’s National Waterfront Museum instead!

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Amgueddfa Cymru — National Museum Wales launches appeal for memories

Over a century ago, when money was tight in the quarrying areas of north Wales, many families moved to the United States to look for a better life in the Granville area of Upstate New York. Did members of your family leave Wales? If so, Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales would like to hear from you.

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Robin Gwyndaf retires from St Fagans National History Museum

In 1964, a fresh-faced young historian started work at the Welsh Folk Museum at St Fagans. Dr Robin Gwyndaf has become synonymous with the Museum and its ground-breaking research in the fields of Folklore and Oral History. This spring, Dr Gwyndaf, Curator of Folklore, retires from St Fagans National History Museum, but leaves a legacy and collection unrivalled to any other in Wales and maybe the world.

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Make time to visit your National Museum

Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales has seven fantastic museums across the whole of Wales, which are all perfect places to spend a lunchtime. This Friday (24 February) is Work Your Proper Hours Day, so why not take a proper lunch hour and spend it at one of our museums?

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Come and spend an hour at St Fagans National History Museum

This Friday (24 February) is Work Your Proper Hours Day, so why not take a proper lunch hour and spend it at St Fagans National History Museum?

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Spend an hour at the National Slate Museum on Work Your Proper Hours Day

This Friday (24 February) is Work Your Proper Hours Day, so why not take a proper lunch hour and spend it at Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales' National Slate Museum?

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  • 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.