October 2010

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2009Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 37,368 30,000 38,711 20,4427,36824.6-1,343-3.516,92682.8
St Fagans: National History Museum 48,811 48,500 51,399 27,2593110.6-2,588-5.021,55279.1
National Roman Legion Museum 6,197 5,000 5,758 4,9361,19723.94397.61,26125.5
National Wool Museum 2,659 2,000 2,067 75265933.059228.61,907253.6
National Slate Museum 16,153 11,000 11,998 4,5745,15346.84,15534.611,579253.1
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 14,807 15,000 14,984 7,203-193-1.3-177-1.27,604105.6
National Waterfront Museum 23,744 17,000 18,875 06,74439.74,86925.8--
Total 149,739 128,500 143,792 65,166 21,239 16.53% 5,947 4.14% 60,829 129.78%

  • 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.