October 2011

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2010Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 41,661 30,000 37,368 20,44211,66138.94,29311.521,219103.8
St Fagans: National History Museum 48,966 48,500 48,811 27,2594661.01550.321,70779.6
National Roman Legion Museum 6,167 6,000 6,197 4,9361672.8-30-0.51,23124.9
National Wool Museum 2,805 2,000 2,659 75280540.31465.52,053273.0
National Slate Museum 13,714 14,000 16,153 4,574-286-2.0-2,439-15.19,140199.8
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 13,934 15,000 14,807 7,203-1,066-7.1-873-5.96,73193.4
National Waterfront Museum 22,071 17,000 23,744 05,07129.8-1,673-7.0--
Total 149,318 132,500 149,739 65,166 16,818 12.69% -421 -0.28% 62,081 129.13%

  • 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.