Cumulative Visitor Figures 2010-2011

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2009Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 368,441 330,000 382,374 226,87638,44111.6-13,933-3.6141,56562.4
St Fagans: National History Museum 616,392 610,000 609,996 321,8106,3921.06,3961.0294,58291.5
National Roman Legion Museum 70,428 65,000 62,554 58,9975,4288.47,87412.611,43119.4
National Wool Museum 27,776 25,000 28,052 9,0362,77611.1-276-1.018,740207.4
National Slate Museum 148,190 130,000 136,922 53,89018,19014.011,2688.294,300175.0
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 156,497 160,000 162,529 75,284-3,503-2.2-6,032-3.781,213107.9
National Waterfront Museum 268,561 230,000 257,400 038,56116.811,1614.3--
Total 1,656,285 1,550,000 1,639,827 745,893 106,285 6.86% 16,458 1.00% 641,831 122.05%

  • 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.