February 2012

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2011Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 44,684 28,000 44,530 18,83316,68459.61540.325,851137.3
St Fagans: National History Museum 35,010 39,000 32,063 21,314-3,990-10.22,9479.213,69664.3
National Roman Legion Museum 5,212 6,000 5,895 3,979-788-13.1-683-11.61,23331.0
National Wool Museum 1,611 1,300 1,582 33231123.9291.81,279385.2
National Slate Museum 7,137 5,000 7,816 2,9822,13742.7-679-8.74,155139.3
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 9,529 9,000 10,876 5,4945295.9-1,347-12.44,03573.4
National Waterfront Museum 17,614 15,000 20,355 02,61417.4-2,741-13.5--
Total 120,797 103,300 123,117 52,934 17,497 16.94% -2,320 -1.88% 50,249 128.20%

  • 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.