February 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 29,398 26,000 26,875 18,833 3,398 13.1 2,523 9.4 10,565 56.1
St Fagans 40,162 36,000 46,026 21,314 4,162 11.6 -5,864 -12.7 18,848 88.4
Roman 5,266 6,000 5,018 3,979 -734 -12.2 248 4.9 1,287 32.3
Wool 942 1,000 854 332 -58 -5.8 88 10.3 610 183.7
Slate 6,754 6,000 7,519 2,982 754 12.6 -765 -89.6 3,772 126.5
Big Pit 8,914 10,000 10,625 5,494 -1,086 -10.9 -1,711 -16.1 3,420 62.2
Waterfront 15,228 15,000 16,971   228 1.5 -1,743 -10.3    
TOTAL 106,664 100,000 113,888 52,934 6,664 6.66 -7,224 -6.34 38,502 72.7
  • 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.