November 2011

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2010Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 28,755 24,000 25,664 14,8824,75519.83,09112.013,87393.2
St Fagans: National History Museum 22,513 25,000 21,601 12,511-2,487-9.99124.210,00279.9
National Roman Legion Museum 4,553 4,000 4,021 4,34955313.853213.22044.7
National Wool Museum 1,927 1,500 1,695 57942728.523213.71,348232.8
National Slate Museum 4,521 3,000 4,568 2,2211,52150.7-47-1.02,300103.6
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 7,028 7,000 6,764 3,960280.42643.93,06877.5
National Waterfront Museum 19,537 18,000 19,673 01,5378.5-136-0.7--
Total 88,834 82,500 83,986 38,502 6,334 7.68% 4,848 5.77% 30,795 130.73%

  • 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.