January 2011

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2010Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 22,346 23,000 25,671 13,377-654-2.8-3,325-13.08,96967.0
St Fagans: National History Museum 20,273 19,000 15,155 10,4891,2736.75,11833.89,78493.3
National Roman Legion Museum 3,022 2,500 2,365 2,27252220.965727.875033.0
National Wool Museum 794 1,000 455 165-206-20.633974.5629381.2
National Slate Museum 1,386 1,500 1,079 810-114-7.630728.557671.1
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 2,895 2,000 1,405 089544.81,490106.0--
National Waterfront Museum 14,342 13,000 11,412 01,34210.32,93025.7--
Total 65,058 62,000 57,542 27,113 3,058 4.93% 7,516 13.06% 20,708 139.95%

  • 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.