December 2011

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2010Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 30,586 22,000 19,302 12,4328,58639.011,28458.518,154146.0
St Fagans: National History Museum 22,499 22,000 15,081 18,6984992.37,41849.23,80120.3
National Roman Legion Museum 2,974 3,000 2,326 1,704-26-0.964827.91,27074.5
National Wool Museum 1,397 1,000 649 20339739.7748115.31,194588.2
National Slate Museum 2,475 1,000 1,657 1,0501,475147.581849.41,425135.7
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 3,961 5,000 3,035 0-1,039-20.892630.5--
National Waterfront Museum 16,062 17,000 14,395 0-938-5.51,66711.6--
Total 79,954 71,000 56,445 34,087 8,954 12.61% 23,509 41.65% 25,844 134.56%

  • 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.