January 2009

Monthly Visitor Figures - Plus Variance From 2008 - 2000


  2009 2009 2008 2000      
Museum Actual Target     Variance from Target Increase/ Decrease on 2008 Increase/ Decrease on 2000
          No. % No. % No. %
Cardiff 22,676 20,000 22,258 13,377 2,676 13.4 418 1.9 9,299 69.5
St Fagans 21,759 19,000 18,344 10,489 2,759 14.5 3,415 18.6 11,270 107.4
Roman 3,246 3,000 2,956 2,272 246 8.2 290 9.8 974 42.9
Wool 731 1,000 700 165 -269 -26.9 31 1.9 566 343.0
Slate 1,641 2,000 2,424 810 -359 -18.0 -783 -32.3 831 102.6
Big Pit 2,315 2,000 2,240   315 15.8 75 3.3    
Waterfront 14,029 13,000 15,518   1,029 7.9 -1,489 -9.6    
TOTAL 66,397 60,000 64,440 27,113 6,397 10.66 1,957 3.04 22,940 84.6
  • 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.