December 2009

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2008Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 24,876 20,000 21,196 12,4324,87624.43,68017.412,444100.1
St Fagans: National History Museum 22,072 22,000 25,105 18,698720.3-3,033-12.13,37418.0
National Roman Legion Museum 3,135 3,500 2,981 1,704-365-10.41545.21,43184.0
National Wool Museum 1,101 1,000 1,002 20310110.1999.9898442.4
National Slate Museum 3,211 3,000 2,821 1,0502117.039013.82,161205.8
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 3,318 5,000 4,618 0-1,682-33.6-1,300-28.2--
National Waterfront Museum 18,721 21,000 21,046 0-2,279-10.9-2,325-11.0--
Total 76,434 75,500 78,769 34,087 934 1.24% -2,335 -2.96% 20,308 124.23%

  • 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.