September 2009

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2008Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 24,312 20,000 18,786 15,5944,31221.65,52629.48,71855.9
St Fagans: National History Museum 52,325 44,000 48,960 22,9908,32518.93,3656.929,335127.6
National Roman Legion Museum 4,556 5,000 3,953 4,716-444-8.960315.3-160-3.4
National Wool Museum 3,191 2,000 2,352 1,0281,19159.683935.72,163210.4
National Slate Museum 13,572 11,000 10,054 4,5852,57223.43,51835.08,987196.0
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 12,114 10,000 10,439 4,5362,11421.11,67516.07,578167.1
National Waterfront Museum 17,402 17,000 13,147 04022.44,25532.4--
Total 127,472 109,000 107,691 53,449 18,472 16.95% 19,781 18.37% 56,621 138.49%

  • 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.